Bernie
Schultz

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Biography

Bernie Schultz is an Elite Series pro and nine-time Classic qualifier. Connect with Bernie on Facebook and his website

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Personal Info

Hometown

Gainesville, 
Florida

Birthdate

September 4, 1954

Family

Kim (wife), Daniel, Trevor (children)

Hobbies

Collecting vintage fishing tackle, surfing

Content

Fishing and football

Fishing and football

By Bernie Schultz

If someone were to ask me what similarities I saw between football and fishing, my initial response would probably be “None!” Thinking more about it, however, there are quite a few. Hear me...

Like father, like son

Like father, like son

By Bernie Schultz

As a father, I don’t think there’s anything more rewarding than watching your kid excel in their favorite sport — especially when that sport is your profession.I know that’s the case for my friend...

The first plopper

The first plopper

By Bernie Schultz

When Chris Lane came close to winning the 2016 Bassmaster Elite Series event on Toledo Bend using a “Whopper Plopper,” sales immediately skyrocketed for the odd-functioning topwater lure.Even...

The lure broker

The lure broker

By Bernie Schultz

For some, it’s hard to believe a guy can actually make a living by fishing tournaments. But as we all know, it happens, and the number of people trying to make it the business is increasing all the...

Color them caught

Color them caught

By Bernie Schultz

Now that summer is here, many fish are leaving the bank, heading for offshore structure. And that’s when skills with your electronics come into play.Whether it’s brushpiles, stump rows, muscle beds...

The LIVE show

The LIVE show

By Bernie Schultz

I’m sure, by now, all of you hardcore B.A.S.S. fans have seen or at least heard of Bassmaster LIVE — Bassmaster.com’s weekend coverage of the Bassmaster Elite Series. Produced by JM Associates, it...

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