On this week's episode of The Livewell, Tommy Sanders interviews newly crowned Cabela's Bassmaster Federation Nation champ Mark Dove.
Competitors and their family and friends attended the final event of the 2012 Cabela's Bassmaster Federation Nation Championship, the banquet. The Top 10 anglers were given awards, as were the JWC contenders.
Six 2013 Bassmaster Classic berths were awarded to anglers that finished at the top of the Cabela's Bassmaster Federation Nation Championship.
Leaders from six divisions claim entries to 2013 Bassmaster Classic as Mark Dove wins overall.
With the newest six, the Fed Nation has now qualified 181 anglers for the Bassmaster Classic since the program started in 1973. They've represented 44 different states and three foreign countries.
Catch the young champions as the JWC comes to a close!
Adaptability was key for two young anglers who topped the field in their respective age groups, earning each a scholarship and Triton boat package.
Check out images from the final day of the Federation Nation Championship!
Anglers ready for the cold Day Three of the Federation Nation Championship.
All were bundled up this morning in rain suits, hats, gloves and face masks, ready for a day of relative discomfort — as well as a bite.