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Erik Luzak Wants to Go Fast

Erik Luzak Wants to Go Fast

Erik Luzak is a man who likes speed. He’s an adrenaline junkie who spends his winters ripping through snow on a sled (or, as we in the States call it, a “snowmobile”) or a snowboard. He rides wakeboards and mountain bikes. His girlfriend, Emily Roberts, is a well-known motorcycle rider in Canada and one of Luzak’s biggest supporters. READ MORE »

Tour Rookies: Joe Thompson

Tour Rookies: Joe Thompson

“I’m sinking my life savings into this because I’m short on sponsors, but I got my chance and I’m taking it,” Thompson says. “I’m putting everything on hold to go fishing.” READ MORE »

Tour Rookie: Miles Howe

Tour Rookie: Miles Howe

California’s Miles Howe is the latest Costa FLW Series Western Division standout to take his shot at the FLW Tour READ MORE »

Gross’ AOY Season

Gross’ AOY Season

The second-year FLW Tour pro never stops fishing for a check. After qualifying for the Tour in 2015 via the Costa FLW Series Southeastern Division, Gross made an immediate impact with a 2016 victory at Pickwick. That win put a fire under him that still hasn’t cooled off. READ MORE »

Life on the Ledges

Life on the Ledges

In college at the University of North Alabama in Florence – still just steps away from the Tennessee River – Lambert began to come into his own as a bass fisherman just as marine electronics were evolving to give every angler the power of his inherited offshore secrets. READ MORE »

Dortch’s Sacrifice Finally Pays Off

Dortch’s Sacrifice Finally Pays Off

Five years ago, Bradley and Rebecca Dortch were running across Lake Toho in a 16-foot aluminum boat. The husband-wife duo had entered into another Wednesday night tournament, the kind they’d sometimes fish for fun on warm, Florida weeknights while Bradley was earning his stripes fishing T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League events on the weekends and when Rebecca needed a release from the daily grind of Florida real estate. READ MORE »

The Timing is Right for Weisenburger

The Timing is Right for Weisenburger

He knew he wanted it, but he wisely waited for the right timing. Now, Kyle Weisenburger is gearing up to make his FLW Tour debut with the confidence of a man fueled by experience and steadied by a firm foundation. READ MORE »

The Grinder

The Grinder

“I’m finally to the point in my career where I’m making some money in this sport,” Kenney says. “I’ve made it, and I’m proud to say that.” READ MORE »

Neal’s Tennessee Waltz with Greatness

Neal’s Tennessee Waltz with Greatness

Since joining FLW’s top ranks in 2012, Neal has come tantalizingly close to taking home major crowns. He’s finished third at Tour events on Okeechobee and Chickamauga, second (twice) at Pickwick, and second at last year’s Forrest Wood Cup at Wheeler Lake, a waterway that’s a stone’s throw away from Guntersville. READ MORE »

40 Years and Counting

40 Years and Counting

The 2017 FLW Tour season will be Nixon’s 20th, and he’s celebrating his 40th anniversary in professional tournament fishing this month. Nixon began his career with B.A.S.S. in January 1977. READ MORE »

Opportunity Knocks for Wesley Strader

Opportunity Knocks for Wesley Strader

Strader could break Meyer’s record as early as the second tournament at Lake Travis, but he isn’t the only angler with a chance to establish a new benchmark this season. Five other anglers have active streaks that give them a mathematical shot at passing 50, including David Dudley with 38, Michael Neal and Jeff Sprague with 28, Jimmy Reese with 27, and Andy Morgan with 20. READ MORE »

Getting to Know Brian Latimer

Getting to Know Brian Latimer

Climbing the ranks in the bass fishing world can be like climbing a steep and unstable ladder. Sometimes you can see the top, but a wrong step here and there can knock you off balance. READ MORE »

Tagging Along with Sprague in Kentucky

Tagging Along with Sprague in Kentucky

Through the first four events of the 2016 Walmart FLW Tour season, Jeff Sprague finished inside the top 20 every time and challenged for the win at Beaver Lake. After stop No. 4 on Pickwick, Sprague took over the lead in the Angler of the Year race. This is the story of his first tournament as the AOY leader – stop No. 5 on Kentucky Lake. Currently, Sprague is preparing for the finale on Lake Champlain. He’s in second place in the AOY standings. READ MORE »

Inside Look: Roy Hawk’s AOY Season

Inside Look: Roy Hawk’s AOY Season

Hawk executed his 2016 Western Division season to near-perfection: three consecutive top-10 finishes, two finishes in the top three, nearly $27,000 in tournament winnings and an AOY title to boot. What made his season a success? It’s simple, according to Hawk. READ MORE »

No Guarantees in the AOY Race

No Guarantees in the AOY Race

It couldn’t have lined up better … until it all went wrong. Actually, it didn’t even go THAT wrong. Strader had two days of tough fishing and finished 77th at Chickamauga, meaning he still beat more than half the field. READ MORE »

Inside Look: Browne’s AOY Season

Inside Look: Browne’s AOY Season

In 2015, the Ocala, Fla., pro won the Costa FLW Series Northern Division tournament on Lake Champlain en route to finishing third in the division’s Strike King Angler of the Year standings and qualifying for the Walmart FLW Tour. READ MORE »

Nixon, Cifuentes Bridge Bass Fishing’s Generation Gap

Nixon, Cifuentes Bridge Bass Fishing’s Generation Gap

Larry Nixon, Clark Wendlandt, Peter Thliveros, Jamie Horton and Darrel Robertson stood shoulder-to-shoulder in the weigh-in line with young sticks such as Bryan Thrift, Cory Johnston and John Cox. As they waited to weigh in, historic fishing news pulsed through the crowd: Legendary pro Rick Clunn had just won the Bassmaster Elite Series event on the St. Johns River at age 69. READ MORE »

Sprague Has Overcome His Mental Hurdles

Sprague Has Overcome His Mental Hurdles

“The mental aspect of this sport is far more than most people think,” says the Keystone Light pro-staffer. “We’re all great fishermen. It’s the mental decision-making that is why some anglers excel and others don’t. READ MORE »

The 8,000-Mile Fishing Trip

The 8,000-Mile Fishing Trip

The first thing you notice about Morne Duvenhage when he talks is that he probably isn’t from Georgia, even though that’s his current state of residence. For certain, he communicates with a Southern drawl, except it’s South African, and words such as “far” and “bad” come out of his mouth as “fah” and “bed.” READ MORE »

Cody Meyer Q&A

Cody Meyer Q&A

Early February not only marked the start of the 2016 Walmart FLW Tour season, but it also kicked off filming for the fourth season of the FLW’s online series Circuit Breaker. READ MORE »