Topics: the Bassmaster Classic

Hackney: Dealing with recreational anglers

Apr 24, 2015

We need to start with an understanding that recreational anglers have as much right to be out on the water fishing as we (tournament anglers) do.

Ashley: First Elite was about survival

Mar 31, 2015

Some tournaments will definitely be about winning. This one was about living to fish another day.

Martens: I love the outdoors, thanks to dad

Mar 27, 2015

Aaron Martens' father died the week of the Bassmaster Classic, but Martens feels close to his dad everytime he's out in nature.

Christie: Getting set for stingy Sabine

Mar 19, 2015

It feels good to get back to fishing and get things going in the right direction.

Tour vet recalls bass club, Classic experience

Mar 13, 2015

A tournament angler with a bucket list and no vacation time...

The song that led Casey Ashley to Classic victory

Mar 13, 2015

Those that listened closely to Casey Ashley talk from the Bassmaster Classic weigh-in stage heard him make quick reference to a song that got inside his head the night before the final day of competition and steered him to victory. Drill one layer deeper, and Casey confirmed that song’s lyrics lead to breaking-up with his favorite lure the night before, in order to embrace the most celebrated 35 pound trophy in the sport the next day.

DeFoe is Mr. Consistent at the Classic

Mar 12, 2015

Ott DeFoe’s Bassmaster Classic resume is short, but it is full of top finishes. Although DeFoe has only fished in four Classics, he has amassed a Top 11 finish in every one. A lofty feat for an angler who isn’t 30 years old.

Fantasy: Go under the radar for good picks on the Sabine

Mar 12, 2015

Don't let Terry Scroggins and Dennis Tietje get away.

db: Stories of the heart at the Central Open

Mar 12, 2015

When I needed love the most, came out of the blue to me, three love stories.

The Bassmaster Classic returns to Tulsa

Mar 9, 2015

The world championship of bass fishing — the GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by GoPro — will return to one of its most popular destinations in 2016, Tulsa, Okla.

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