2010 Northern Open #1 – Day One – BTS Go behind the scenes during the first day of competition at the 2010 Northern Open #1. Posted on July 23, 2010 Photo: Larry Towell - The line stayed full for almost four hours as over close to 400 anglers weighed in on Day One of the Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Northern Open Number One on Lake Champlain. Photo: Larry Towell - Little Nikolas Gomez was the "light" of the party as he clapped and waved at the anglers as they took the stage to get an official Day One weight. Photo: Larry Towell - The Lake Champlain Research Institute was on hand to place tags on bass before they were released so they could learn more about the bass populations in the lake. Photo: Larry Towell - The "Mayflies" were hatching and they were represented in several stages, this adult found its way to our internet camera. Photo: Larry Towell - Elite Series pro Randy Howell gives an interview on the Bassmaster.com's BASSCam. Photo: Larry Towell - Towne Marine had several Yamaha equipped Skeeters on hand at the weigh in. Yamaha and Skeeter also teamed up so that people could "kick the tires" on a Skeeter/Yamaha rig before launch. Photo: Larry Towell - The BASS release boats were steadily receiving bass as most anglers in the field caught limits of bass.