Roy Hawk’s Bassmaster Classic Process

Roy Hawk’s Bassmaster Classic Process

For GYCB Pro, Roy Hawk, the 2019 Bassmaster Classic proved to be an event filled with excitement and challenges. When all was said and done, Hawk’s 11th place finish was a testimony to his immense angling skill and determination. The Inside Line caught up with the Arizona Pro as he prepared to depart for the stage four of the Bass Pro Tour at Lake Chickamauga and asked him to share his Classic experience with us. This is a glimpse into how he navigated the changing conditions that he faced over the course of the tournament.

DeFoe Relied on Zako’s Natural Profile for an Added Boost

DeFoe Relied on Zako’s Natural Profile for an Added Boost

Newly-crowned Bassmaster Classic champion Ott DeFoe was forthright about some of the tips that pushed him over the top in Knoxville. While his intimate knowledge of the Tennessee River and its inhabitants was likely unsurpassed among the field, at the conclusion of Day Two fellow qualifier Keith Poche told him about an area loaded with quality bass. That spot produced four of DeFoe’s weigh fish on the final day of competition, leading him to a nearly 4-pound margin of victory.

USA Bass Team Wins the Gold at Bass World Championship in Mexico

USA Bass Team Wins the Gold at Bass World Championship in Mexico

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (November 11, 2018):

USA Bass brings anglers together from FLW, B.A.S.S. and MLF to win the Gold medal at Bass World Championships in Mexico.

The USA Bass team competed against a record 15 nations at the Black Bass World Championships on Mexico’s famed Lake Cuchillo on October 29th thru November 3rd.

Iwahori Rides Top-5 at 1,000 Islands to FLW Costa AOY

Iwahori Rides Top-5 at 1,000 Islands to FLW Costa AOY

For many American anglers, the growth of their fishing passion is an organic process. Whether introduced to the sport by fathers, grandfathers, summer camps, boy scouts, or any of the other innumerable ways - Americans are lucky in that we have almost as many paths into the sport as we have acres of fish-filled water.

How the Senko Plays a Key Role in a Yamamoto Pro's Fishing Career

How the Senko Plays a Key Role in a Yamamoto Pro's Fishing Career

“The 5-inch Yamamoto Senko is the most versatile bait ever designed,” said Michael Hall. “It will catch bass anywhere. You can adapt the presentation in many ways to match the mood of the fish.” Strong words? Perhaps, but in this case you need to only consider the source. Michael Hall has a long and successful history with the Senko.

8th Annual Yamamoto Big Bass Challenge Returns to the CA Delta

8th Annual Yamamoto Big Bass Challenge Returns to the CA Delta

For some, the weekend of April 14th and 15th will be preoccupied with thoughts of taxes, but for others their preoccupation will be on dreams of big bass and big prizes. The 8th Annual Yamamoto Big Bass Challenge returns to Russo's Marina on the California Delta for two exciting days of competition.

Flappin’ Hog a Long-time Favorite of Elite Pro Roy Hawk

Flappin’ Hog a Long-time Favorite of Elite Pro Roy Hawk

For long time Western Pro Roy Hawk of Lake Havasu, Arizona, 2018 is setting up to be an exciting season of opportunity. Hawk's highly successful campaign at the 2017 Bassmaster Central Opens not only landed him the coveted AOY Title, but also an invitation to fish the 2018 Bassmaster Elite Series.