Takahiro Omori Wins Bassmaster Elite Series Opener At Lake Martin, Alabama

Before this week, it had been more than 15 years since Takahiro Omori fished a major professional bass tournament on Lake Martin.

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Omori Uses Magic Spot To Hold Onto Lead At Lake Martin Elite Series Event

While fishing Saturday’s semifinal round of the Bassmaster Elite at Lake Martin presented by Econo Lodge, Takahiro Omori caught a bass that had two crankbaits in its mouth.

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Omori’s Morning Flurry Helps Him Take Lead At Lake Martin Elite Series Event

Since the Bassmaster Tournament Trail hasn’t visited Lake Martin for a major event in more than 15 years, the belief coming into this week’s Bassmaster Elite at Lake Martin presented by Econo Lodge was that veteran local anglers with recent experience on the fishery had a chance to dominate.

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New Technology Is Changing The Way Fans Follow The Bassmaster Classic

In the three years since Classic LIVE debuted at the GEICO Bassmaster Classic in Greenville and Anderson, S.C., in February 2015, the innovative live-stream, on-the-water programming has changed the way fans follow competitive bass fishing.

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Two Big Bass Lift Prince Into Lead At Bassmaster Elite Series Event On Lake Martin

Conventional wisdom says one big bass per day will give you a good shot at winning a tournament on Lake Martin.

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The Econo Lodge Brand Returns as Presenting Sponsor of First Two Bassmaster Elite Tournaments for a Third Consecutive Year

The Econo Lodge brand, part of Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) is the presenting sponsor of two Bassmaster Elite Series tournaments in 2018, and is offering fans the chance to win a day of fishing with professional angler Justin Lucas, a two-time Bassmaster Elite Champion.

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Bobby Lane Clinches Wire-To-Wire Win At Bassmaster Open On Kissimmee Chain

Mobility and versatility were the keys ingredients for Lakeland, Fla., pro Bobby Lane who completed the wire-to-wire win at the first Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Eastern Open at Big Lake Toho Marina with a three-day total weight of 60 pounds.

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Lane Extends Lead On Kissimmee Chain At Bassmaster Eastern Open

Bobby Lane has seen both ends of the weigh-in order, but after Friday’s second round of competition on Florida’s Kissimmee Chain of Lakes, he remains atop the first Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Eastern Open with a two-day total of 42 pounds.

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Lake Martin Event Will Kick Off The 2018 Bassmaster Elite Series Schedule

It’s been almost four months since Brandon Palaniuk raised the trophy at the final Bassmaster Elite Series event of 2017, but the long countdown to a new season is nearly done.

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Lane Leaps Into First-Day Lead With Huge Limit In Bassmaster Open On Kissimmee

Bobby Lane is no astrologist, but he threw some serious props to the heavenly bodies in the wake of his massive Day 1 limit that weighed 31 pounds, 7 ounces, and took the lead at the first Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Eastern Open on Florida’s Kissimmee Chain of Lakes.

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Fishing Community Celebrates 50th Anniversary With 2018 Bassmaster Classic in March

It’s been called the “Test of the Best” bass anglers, the “Super Bowl of Bass Fishing” and the “World Championship of Fishing.” By any name, the Bassmaster Classic became the salvation of Ray Scott’s Bass Anglers Sportsman Society (B.A.S.S.) when the tournament was launched 47 years ago.

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