Outdoor Sports

Powroznik peruses Grand Lake

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Alan McGuckin Originally rebuilt for the 2013 Bassmaster Classic on Grand Lake, construction crews are adding even greater improvements and final touches to the Wolf Creek Boat Ramp in Grove, Okla., in preparation for the 2016 Classic. It is one of the largest, newest and most tournament friendly ramps in America. 3 of 25

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Daily Limit: Nothing but love

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VanDam says purported ‘battle with Ike’ simply media hype Folks tuning in to IKE Live on Sunday night were probably thinking there would be fireworks between guest Kevin VanDam and Mike Iaconelli, especially after their run-in at BASSfest in 2014. KVD and Ike didn’t disappoint viewers during the entertaining webcast, but it was a dud as far as conflict. VanDam ...

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High school teammates sign with McKendree

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Ronnie Moore Dalius Richardson and Trevor McKinney, one of the most traveled high school teams in the nation, signed a athletic scholarships with McKendree University. BENTON, Ill. — The Benton High School duo of Dailus Richardson and Trevor McKinney will take their fishing talents right down the road to McKendree University after signing scholarships just before Christmas. One could say ...

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Brauer’s bassin’ shortcuts

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Whether you’re interested in learning a new technique or adding an old method to your arsenal, these tips will help. Courtesy of Heartland 10-10 Ranch Dr. Tommy Brown and Denny Brauer show off the rewards of some solid practice on Heartland 10-10 Ranch. When you think about it, every good fishing tip or solid piece of fishing advice is really ...

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Who’s in the 2016 Classic?

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Seigo Saito In two months, the 2016 GEICO Bassmaster Classic will kick off at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Okla. The final competitor was set in December, so meet the full field of anglers battling for bass fishing glory on Oklahoma’s Grand Lake. 1 of 57

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KVD: Room for improvement

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As anglers, we all have to be honest with ourselves and assess things we need to do to fish better and be more proficient in the future. Homepage Text:  Anglers have to be honest and assess the steps needed to be more proficient in the future. Homepage Image:  Homepage Links:  Read more http://www.bassmaster.com/blog/kvd-room-improvement read more

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Keeping your bass boat alive, part 12

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Homepage Text:  Mark Hicks upgrades his boat’s performance with a new jackplate and a stainless steel prop. Homepage Links:  See photos Part 11 Part 10 Part 9 Mark Hicks upgrades his boat’s performance with a new jackplate and a stainless steel prop. http://www.bassmaster.com/slideshow/keeping-your-bass-boat-alive-part-12 Homepage Image:  read more

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TBTT Championship on Lake Conroe

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The Texas Bassmaster Team Trail (TBTT) held its 2015 Championship at beautiful Lake Conroe, on October 24-25, 2015. The event was an invitation-only tournament, with the qualifiers competing at various lakes on the 2015 schedule. The stakes were high, as the competitors were seeking the three Texas B.A.S.S. Nation births to the Toyota Bonus Bucks Bassmaster Team Championship to be ...

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Win changed Osman’s life on and off the water

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Winning the 2014 Bassmaster High School National Championship was a life-changing experience for Nick Osman. NEW BERLIN, Pa. — Winning the 2014 Bassmaster High School National Championship was a life-changing experience for Nick Osman. The victory proved Osman and his partner, Garrett Enders, can beat the best high school anglers in the nation. “I found that it also changed my ...

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Leblanc and Hume take New Hampshire Bass Nation’s Fall Open

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The New Hampshire Bass Nation Fall Open was held on October 18th on New Hampshire’s “Golden Pond”, Squam Lake. This was the final event in the team open series. The anglers were vying for the top 3 spots and an opportunity to fish the Bassmaster Team Championship on Lake Guntersville.  While Squam Lake lived up to it’s reputation as a ...

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Barrier to anglers removed

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HADDAM, Conn. — The Connecticut B.A.S.S. Nation (CBN) announced the news with before and after photos and just six words: “The ugly orange barrier is gone.” In what Gene Gilliland, B.A.S.S. conservation director, calls “a victory for angler access,” a barrier that was erected for no apparent reason on the Connecticut River two years ago was removed. Alan Aronow, a ...

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Wakenigg turns college fishing into outdoors career

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Soon after graduating from Columbus State University in 2014, Ryan Wakenigg became the social media specialist for the PRADCO Outdoors Hunting division. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Former college angler Ryan Wakenigg has turned his passion for the outdoors into his career. Soon after graduating from Columbus State University in 2014, Wakenigg became the social media specialist for the PRADCO Outdoors Hunting ...

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