Latest Tournament News

Bensel ready to fish for Bethel University

Aug 22, 2015

Christopher Bensel hopes to follow in the footsteps of another Dixie High School grad, Casey Ashley. For now, though, he is preparing for his freshman year on the Bethel University bass team.

Nation: Change is just progress in the making

Aug 21, 2015

We have three major changes underway. One is the extreme upward growth of the high school program, another is the dues restructuring that’s coming this fall, and the other is an overhaul in the divisionals format.

Elite events let the cat out of the bag

Aug 20, 2015

At every Elite Series event – if you listen closely enough – you’ll pick up on a bait or technique that simply has to be added to your own bass fishing arsenal.

Video timeline: Chesapeake Bay

Aug 20, 2015

This series of videos breaks down the exciting Championship Sunday of the Huk Performance Fishing Bassmaster Elite at Chesapeake Bay.

Elites head to St. Clair

Aug 20, 2015

With the AOY title and Bassmaster Classic berths on the line, it should make the upcoming Plano Bassmaster Elite at Lake St. Clair one of the more exciting tournaments in what has already been a record-breaking year for the Elite Series.

Swindle gets a little help from his Mutt

Aug 20, 2015

With much of the field trying to figure out the confounding tidal conditions during last week’s Huk Performance Fishing Bassmaster Elite at Chesapeake Bay, Gerald Swindle kept things simple. He fished a secluded, hard-to-reach pond near the launch site at North East Community Park and managed a fourth-place finish with 54 pounds, 10 ounces. Much of Swindle’s damage was done with a pint-sized crankbait known simply as the “Mutt.”

Inside the mind of KVD

Aug 20, 2015

See a day in the life of Kevin VanDam, shot entirely with GoPro cameras.

Fantasy: Pick like you're 8 years old

Aug 20, 2015

Sometimes the numbers mean nothing. The stats are merely history and not a predictor of things to come.

Fishing 201: Finding that 'magic' bait

Aug 19, 2015

Micheal Iaconelli shares his process for finding that 'magic' bait.

Time part 1

Aug 19, 2015

Preparation is the key to getting in the zone. Preparation prevents panic. Preparation promotes focus.