Join a club or a group and go somewhere so you can fish competitively on a regular basis. It'll make you a better angler. It will force you to fish different types of cover and structure with different lures and different techniques.
After the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Southern Open tournament only two will qualify for the 2011 Classic.
George Cooper of Maine is the leader after Day Two of the BASS Federation Nation Eastern Divisional in Connecticut.
After Day One Weigh-In, Greg Tesch takes a slim lead in the BASS Federation Nation Eastern Divisional.
Last week's travel took me to a Texas ranch outside of Dallas where I met with Strike King personnel and media people for a few days of product testing, story interviews, photo sessions and some great bass fishing. Other pros in our group were Greg Hackney, my nephew Jonathon VanDam, Mark Menendez, James Niggemeyer and Mark Davis.
The "Fishing for Kids" event held annually since 1999, is Elite Series pro Tim Horton's way of giving back.
Meet Marty Robinson, a Bassmaster Elite Series pro for four years, a great guy with a great family.
The term "deflection" gets thrown around a lot when anglers talk about fishing lures on the bottom or around cover.
This photo gallery features images from day three of the 2010 Federation Nation Eastern Divisional.
Angler Hometown No./lbs-oz Tot $$$ 1. Abe Kalechman Stafford, Conn. (CT) 15 42-12 2. George Cooper Buxton, Maine (ME) 15 39-12