Want to do well at your next tournament? We reveal hidden tournament secrets that will push you past the competition! An excellent resource for every tournament angler.
Learn from a contender at the top of his game how he prepares and scouts for the championship tournament.
Managing time on the water is critical during a tournament. Here's how to maximize it.
Confidence in bass fishing can take years to build but only one day to break it down. Here's how to keep that from happening.
When tournament conditions are tough, top pros rely on two techniques. We explain what they are inside.
Discover what establishing a pattern means, and how making (sometimes subtle) changes to your presentation can lead to success!
Although the move to catching more fish on a regular basis requires some work, it is a much shorter trip than most anglers would guess.
You must set goals before each season begins. Bill Wilcox outlines some valuable tips inside that could mean taking home a check.
Emotions can ruin a tournament. Here are some tips to keep you level-headed and focused on fishing during a tournament.
Do you want to do better in your next tournament? Discover how to improve your performance in this eye-opening article.
What does it take to have a successful tournament? It's more than fishing techniques or strategies. Find out inside.
New to tournament fishing? We offer the following tips for newcomers to bass club tournaments.
There's hotly debated commentaries on the act of using polygraph examinations for fishing tournaments.
Most successful tournament anglers have to be versatile. They must be able to adjust to the bass throughout the day.
Personal style and environmental circumstances are determining factors in a pro angler's decision on where and how to fish.
What lures that once had a prominent place on the pro trail have faded to near obscurity? We reveal them inside!
Learn tournament strategy - from prefishing to final day - from pro Michael Murphy in this informative and frank article.
If you want to become a better tournament angler, you need to fish all types of water conditions and locations.
Classic champion Mike Iaconelli reveals his secret pre-tournament rituals for successful tournaments. A BassResource.com exclusive!
Most tournaments require live release, so once you've paid your entry fee, do your part to make catch-and-release real.
With all the new tactics, new lures, and new technologies you'd think all the young guns of the sport have it made, right? Wrong!
To rule out the luck factor of fishing and improve your results, follow the three C's of bass fishing.
Want to do better at tournaments? Learn from 4-time Classic winner Rick Clunn how he consistently catches fish.
Bass anglers have one of the most powerful tools available to them, but very few take advantage of it. Discover the secret inside.
What separates the pros from the average angler? Do you have the hidden talents they exploit?
Are you just getting into tournament fishing, or are curious about it? Where do you begin? What should you expect?
We'll go step by step and see what a team did, how they approached each lake, and how they caught their fish.
We look at both the boat owner and non-boater to give you some guidelines for fishing etiquette and boating rules.
Here's some tips in selecting a tournament trail that fits what you're looking for in fun and enjoyment, the best payback, or both.
With these ideas in mind, you should be well on your way to building a solid foundation for a bass fishing career.
Top bass pro Mike Iaconelli explains making the jump from the Federation ranks to the pro circuit. A BassResource.com Exclusive!
Want to make it on the professional circuit? What do you need to do? Dean Rojas explains what it takes.
Do you want to become a pro bass angler? Do you have what it takes? Read this article to find out!
How do anglers get sponsors? Looking for a high-profile sponsor? It's relatively easy. Just start here.
Here's a number of marketing differences that landed sponsorships for pro anglers, and the list includes...
If you want a company to sponsor you, then you need to ask yourself what you have to offer them. We explain inside.
Part 2 in a series that answers the question, How do I get sponsored and keep those sponsors?
Competitive fishing has a magical pull that keeps tournament competitors coming back for more — no matter what the sacrifice.
Determine if you can help sponsors achieve what they want, and you'll get the sponsorships you want!
If fishing is a business, make it just that. Here's how to be ready when the tax man cometh.
Think you need a shiny rig to fish in tournaments? Read about the man who won $20,000 by fishing from a John Boat!
With $100,000 at stake, do you think the pros help each other on game day? Find out the surprising answer inside!
Mark Davis has won his third B.A.S.S. Angler of Year in Seven Seasons. Find out how he came back on top after his career nearly ended.
If bass fishing had a Waylon Jennings, it might very well be Greg Hackney.
It's an odd combination, but it makes sense to Mike Iaconelli. Discover why inside.
Dean Rojas broke the 100-pound mark for a record 108 pounds, 12 ounces for a five-bass limit catch in a four-day tournament.
Byron Velvik shattered the 3 day total weight record with 83-pound 5-ounces. The man and his tactics are examined in this article.
See pictures from Grand Lake, site of the Bassmaster Classic, like you've never seen before!
Check out the sights in and around Grand Lake, site of the Bassmaster Classic!