Jordan Lee Explodes on the Scene, Wins Bassmaster Classic

Jordan Lee Wins Bassmaster ClassicHouston, TX — There’s an insider saying that goes, “You can’t win the Classic on the first day, but you can lose it.”

Apparently, Jordan Lee never heard the expression before.

In the first round, Lee didn’t even manage to weigh in a limit, bringing only 3 fish and 8 pounds 6 ounces to the scales. Prevailing wisdom would have been to count the young Alabama native out.  [Read more…]

Edwin Evers Charges From Behind To Claim The Bassmaster Classic Title

edwin-evers-wins-2016-bassmaster-classicTulsa, OK— Right now, you will probably have a tough time convincing Edwin Evers that anything is impossible.

His charge to the Classic trophy didn’t exactly start off with a bang; only weighing in 13 pounds, 12 ounces on four fish. He stuck to an early strategy that worked well in practice rounds, but fizzled hard when competition time rolled around. [Read more…]

The Bassmaster Classic – Weighing In On The Business of Bass

Here we are a few days away from the Bassmaster Classic 2016. It seems as though it was just a moment ago when we were watching Randy Howell hoist the trophy in Alabama followed by his press conference where he revealed his winning baits.

Then last year, Casey Ashley got to the top of the bass fishing world and like his predecessors, got to experience the incredible ride that is being the current Classic champion. He too sat in front of the press and held court on his victory.

The Classic is a life changing event for that angler who is fortunate enough to walk away with the trophy; there is no denying that.

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Final observations: Bassmaster Classic

We wanted to do one more article to cover a few more of the offerings that debuted at the Classic as we feel that these products may strike a cord with y’all as they did with us.

At the Jackall booth we had a chance to see their first entry into the U.S. rod market which is in reality, [Read more…]

The 2014 Bassmaster Classic Expo Wrap

The 2014 Bassmaster Classic is now in the books. We can’t talk about it without saying congratulations to Randy Howell for turning in an amazing if not an inspired performance. However, in attending the Classic, there are so many other components that don’t get air time or much media coverage that we think deserve some attention. [Read more…]

Randy Howell Wins It All In Record Setting Performance

randy-howell-wins-2014-bassmaster-classicBirmingham, Ala- “It was the best day of fishing in my whole life,” a teary-eyed Randy Howell said as he weighed in a big day three bag.

According to the man himself, he cried the entire one and one half hour drive from Lake Guntersville back to Birmingham. Even for those of us covering the event, we new he was having a special day.

But no one knew just how special it would turn out to be. [Read more…]

Bassmaster Classic Day 2 Results: The Cuts Are In

Birmingham, Ala.- The day 2 results are in, and like any other high stakes event, some of the results are surprising.

Some of the mighty have fallen, while up and coming challengers are staking a claim for their spot in history. Here are a few of the highlights. [Read more…]

2012 Bassmaster Classic Preview Pt. 2

Before you read this post, be sure to check out the 2012 Bassmaster classic preview part 1.

Excitement is only building as we get closer and closer to the classic! Today, we are going to take a look at a few of the favorites to take the title, and make a few predictions.

One of the things that makes tournament bass fishing so much fun is on any given weekend, it’s anyone’s game.

At the same time though, you don’t see the same guys at the top of the standings year in and year out by accident! Let’s get up close and personal with a few of our favorites. [Read more…]

2012 Bassmaster Classic Preview Pt. 1

February 24-26 will see the most prestigious bass fishing tournament in the world head to Louisiana.

The Red River will host 49 elite anglers who will all be gunning for the sport’s largest prize. Three days of fishing, with the winner walking away with the title of Classic Champion, and a huge payday.

We are going to give you a preview of the Bassmaster Classic—from the water to the anglers—and then offer a few predictions as well. [Read more…]