Trying to prepare our international anglers for an event as prestigious as the Costa FLW Series Championship is not an easy task. For me, tasks ranged from simple things, such as sharing my experience in the tournament I fished at Table Rock several years ago, to keeping up with and filing in a timely fashion […]
Walmart FLW Tour pro Glenn Browne has been caught in hair-raising thunderstorms, raced down windswept lakes in white-knuckle boat rides and dodged catastrophic interstate pileups going to and from tournaments. But the scariest thing that ever confronted him was the day a doctor told him that he had cancer.
Brauer has, arguably, achieved more mainstream recognition than any professional bass fisherman in the sport's history. He occupies a short list of fame filled with former pros who gave up the tournament life long ago to pursue television shows.
Unfortunately, for most of us in the North Country, the fishing season is coming to an end. Ice has begun to cover several of the shallow ponds and bays off larger lakes, and it will only be a matter of days before the lakes are completely frozen over and ice fisherman start their yearly ritual.
The wildfires that have ravaged eastern Tennessee and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park during the last few days have affected hundreds of Gatlinburg residents, including Walmart FLW Tour pro Tim Malone and his family. Monday evening, Malone, his wife Melissa and daughter Kaitlyn had to flee for their lives as windswept flames raced across […]
No matter where you live there’s going to be a week or two of bad weather this winter. That’s a perfect time to clean out your boat and repack it. If you remove what you don’t need and make sure you have what you do need, you’ll fish more efficiently.
After a long day of work at the 2009 Bassmaster Classic, I made a stop at the Bass Cat Boats expo booth near closing time. I try to do that every year, to see the folks who make what I believe to be the best boat on the market today.
What do you do when your lifelong dream is to qualify for the Bassmaster Elite Series, and you have to come up with near $50k in entry fees? The answer is: Whatever it takes. Many anglers have had to turn down the invitation due to financial obligations.