Seven-time Bassmaster Classic qualifier and Louisiana resident Greg Hackney has agreed to allow us to follow along with him as he prepares for the bassmaster classic.
The Red River has always been a "grind it out" kind of fishery for me. I don't expect to catch 30 a day here. I know some guys do but that's not been my experience. I look for five quality fish a day. If I get them I'm happy.
In this article Kevin VanDam talks about bassmaster classics past and present.
When the official Classic pre-practice is over, you need a butterfly net to keep your stomach in your shirt. If you didn't, you would need to just hang it up. The anticipation is continuing to build. From Rick Clunn (although he may not readily admit it) to an Open rookie, everyone feels it. After all the time preparing, now it is time for the big show.
In this article, you can read about Alton Jones' desire to match the only back-to-back Classic win.
In this article, you can read about the significance of the number 9 in the 2009 Bassmaster Classic including number of qualifiers from Alabama and more....
In this article, you can read about Greg Hackney's big plan to catch a limit of big, heavyweight bass that outweighs the competition, as he takes on the Red River in the 2009 Bassmaster Classic.
Legendary actors John Wayne and Montgomery Clift duke it out in the 1948 Western "Red River." Sixty years later, there ae more legends to be trading blows in the 2009 Bassmaster Classic to be held Feb. 20 on the Louisiana River.
Read about the 13 "unlucky" number of rookies and how they managed to qualify for the 2009 Bassmaster Classic.