Latest Tournament News

Day 1 begins on Lake Norman

Oct 2, 2014

Check out the Day 1 launch on Lake Norman as the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open #3 gets started.

GoPro view of Day 1 takeoff

Oct 2, 2014

B.A.S.S. writer Craig Lamb sent in this early look at the Day 1 takeoff of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens presented by Allstate on Lake Norman.

Last chance for the Classic

Oct 1, 2014

This last Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Open of the season needs a nickname.

Lake Norman registration

Oct 1, 2014

A lot is at stake at Lake Norman for anglers on the verge of Elite Series qualification or hoping to secure a Classic berth.

Early look at Opens registration

Oct 1, 2014

Tournament Director Chris Bowes provides a look at what Opens anglers are greeted with at Lake Norman.

Planning on a slumpbuster

Oct 1, 2014

Years ago a certain B.A.S.S. tour-level pro came very close to winning the Angler of the Year title. It boiled down to the last day of the season and he fell just a bit short.

GoPro: How to tube with Dean Rojas

Oct 1, 2014

Dean Rojas talks fishing tubes for big smallmouth.

Jigs for Lake Norman

Oct 1, 2014

Skipping docks with a jig is all about finding the right set up

Jocumsen suffers a setback

Sep 30, 2014

After his performance in the Bassmaster Central Opens this season, Carl Jocumsen didn't need to compete in the final Southern Open at North Carolina's Lake Norman this week. His goal had been achieved.

Lake Norman's flip side

Sep 30, 2014

Elite Series pro Hank Cherry shares his thoughts on what it will take to win the Bassmaster Southern Open #3 presented by Allstate.