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  • Powroznik earns Opens AOY title October 26, 2021
    GROVE, Okla. – Only when looked at in the retrospect can Jacob Powroznik see there was a plan to all this. And THE plan was bigger than his plan.
    Steve Wright
  • You need to stay on your toes October 26, 2021
    My win at the 2021 Bassmaster Open at Grand Lake was something else. It’s still sinking in, but I can say that it was a lesson for me, and maybe all other anglers, in keeping a laser focus on what you’re doing.
    Nickolas LeBrun
  • Co-worker’s crankbait wins 10th annual Toyota Bonus Bucks event October 25, 2021
    Along with no-entry fees, great food and all the cool free clothing that is given out to competitors at the annual Toyota Bonus Bucks Owners event, the fellowship and camaraderie is top notch too.
    Alan McGuckin
  • Redfish Cup format presents execution challenge for bass pros October 25, 2021
    B.A.S.S. Communications
  • Gear Review: Power-Pole MICRO October 25, 2021
    WHAT IS IT?Power-Pole MICRO Anchor
    B.A.S.S. Staff
  • Bowes promoted to new Bassmaster Vice President of Tournaments role October 25, 2021
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Longtime Bassmaster Opens Series Senior Tournament Manager Chris Bowes has been promoted to Vice President of Tournaments, B.A.S.S. announced today.
    B.A.S.S. Communications
  • I was wrong October 25, 2021
    The secret to the doughball was garlic. My brother and I spent countless hours on our grandparents’ boat dock staring at rod tips for the indication of a bite every summer of our youth that I can remember. We primarily fished for common carp, the ugly orange variety.
    James Hall
  • The right combination October 23, 2021
    We’ve heard the term “junk fishing” a lot this week — and for good reason. Fall tournaments rarely see anglers fare well with a single bait and a single spot.
    David A. Brown
  • Open: LeBrun's great day leads to victory on Grand October 23, 2021
    GROVE, Okla. — Nick LeBrun’s strategy of “go big or go home” carried him to a dominant victory in the Bassmaster Central Open at Grand Lake with a three-day total weight of 50 pounds, 2 ounces.
    David A. Brown
  • Junk fishing is not aimless fishing October 22, 2021
    Harvey Horne boated a key fish late in the day to anchor a Day-1 limit of 12-pounds, 1-ounce that has him tied with Randy Plyer for 36th place. The rest of his day was junk.
    David A. Brown
  • Lessons learned as a Bassmaster October 22, 2021
    I fished my first Bassmaster event 40 years ago. It was an invitational at Lake of the Ozarks in which two pros were paired and shared the same boat.And man, did I get an education.
    Gary Clouse
  • Open: Soukup shoots to the top on Day 2 at Grand Lake October 22, 2021
    GROVE, Okla. — Astute observation and timely adjustments proved essential for Oklahoma pro John Soukup, who leads Day 2 of the Bassmaster Central Open at Grand Lake with 34 pounds, 11 ounces.
    David A. Brown
  • Open: Dealing with consistent inconsistency October 21, 2021
    John Garrett’s simple game plan bespeaks the myriad of calculations, adjustments, gear shifting and best guessing that Grand Lake will require for the year’s final Bassmaster Open.“The pattern is no pattern.” 
    David A. Brown
  • Attend the 2022 Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic presented by Huk October 21, 2021
    The Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic presented by Huk comes to Greenville, South Carolina, and Lake Hartwell March 4-6, 2022! This page will be updated as the event gets closer so check back often for the latest information.
  • Huff one step closer to his dream October 21, 2021
    GROVE, Okla. — Cody Huff has long dreamed of being a professional bass tournament angler at the highest level.
    Steve Wright
  • What am I seeing on my electronics? October 21, 2021
    Technology on our bass boats has come a long way in the last number of years. I’m old enough to remember when side imaging was the hottest thing going. That is not the case anymore though.
    John Crews
  • Open: Kimura overcomes slow start to lead Day 1 October 21, 2021
    GROVE, Okla. — It was a tale of extremes for Japanese pro Kenta Kimura, whose limit catch of 21 pounds, 14 ounces leads Day 1 of the Bassmaster Central Open at Grand Lake.
    B.A.S.S. Communications
  • St. Croix pro Gonzalez winning kayak championships October 20, 2021
    PARK FALLS, Wisc. – The 2021 
    Industry News
  • B.A.S.S. asks members to help save Rodman Reservoir October 20, 2021
    The future of Florida’s iconic Rodman Reservoir is on the line. The Reservoir has been on Bassmaster Magazine’s list of 100 Best Bass Lakes six times and is not only an incredible recreational asset but an economic driver for the entire region.
    B.A.S.S. Communications
  • Opens profile: Webster gives it another go October 20, 2021
    In 2019 Alabamian Joseph Webster competed in the Bassmaster Central Opens with the goal of finishing among the top three in the Angler of the Year standings and qualifying for the Elite Series.
    Mark Hicks