Darold Gleason

Louisiana
Elite Series
Darold Gleason

Biography

Years as a full-time pro angler: 3
Signature technique/strength: Offshore fishing & electronics
Home waters: Toledo Bend Reservoir Favorite place to fish: Toledo Bend Reservoir
Career highlights: Darold qualified for both the Toyota Series Championship and Bassmaster Classic in 2020. After finishing fifth in Bassmaster Central Opens points, Darold joined the Elite Series in 2021.
Did you know: Darold has a Master’s Degree in Education and, before he was an Elite Series pro, was a middle school teacher and a basket- ball coach.
Hometown
Many, Louisiana
Family
Randi (wife)
Birthdate
April 24, 1982