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  • Sturgeon Bay Bass Tournament Has Great Second Year Great Community, Great Tournament!

    DATE:May 23rd, 2017
    Sturgeon Bay Bass Tournament Has Great Second Year Great Community, Great Tournament! The Second Annual Sturgeon Bay Bass Tournament (SBBT) was held on May 12-13, 2017 at Sawyer Park Boat launch in Sturgeon Bay.  After a successful first year, the tournament committee was confident that this year would be even better.  And it didn’t disappoint!  The tournament had a 25% increase in boats up to 51 and certainly has a bright future.  The tournament paid out over 100 percent of entry fees...
  • Classic Bass Champions Tour Announces Skeeter Boat Center Sponsorship

    DATE:May 11th, 2017
    Classic Bass Champions Tour Announces Skeeter Boat Center Sponsorship Zimmerman, MN – Classic Bass (ClassicBass.com), a leader in providing bass tournament angler’s informative, current information, and presenter of the new Champions Tour bass tournaments is pleased to announce that Skeeter Boat Center will be a sponsor of the Champions Tour during the 2017 season. “We are so pleased to have the support of Skeeter Boat Center in this inaugural season of the Classic Bass Champions Tour,”...
  • EVINRUDE E-TEC G2 ENGINES WIN 2017 TOP PRODUCT HONORS

    DATE:May 3rd, 2017
    EVINRUDE E-TEC G2 ENGINES WIN 2017 TOP PRODUCT HONORS FTR Staff May 2, 2017 Highlights, Marine News STURTEVANT, Wis. – BRP, a world leader in powersports, announced today the award-winning Evinrude E-TEC G2 engines 150, 150 H.O., 175 and 200 horsepower models have been selected as Top Products of the Year for 2017 by Boating Industry magazine. Building on the success of the 200 High Output (H.O.) to 300 horsepower models launched in 2014, the mid-range models have delivered...
  • Set for May18-20, 2017, team event offers great fishing and high stakes competition.

    DATE:May 3rd, 2017
    Set for May18-20, 2017, team event offers great fishing and high stakes competition. STURGEON BAY,WI April 26 2016 - One of competitive bass fishing's longest running rites of spring marks a historic milestone this season. The Sturgeon Bay Open Bass Tournament is celebrating 27 years of team-format action on one of the world's premier smallmouth bass fisheries. Held in mid-May on Lake Michigan's legendary Sturgeon Bay, the non-profit event has donated more than $250,000 to local charities since...
  • South Dakota Elite Walleye Series Partners with Warrior Boats For 2017 Season All Series Events to be Televised in 2017

    DATE:April 3rd, 2017
    South Dakota Elite Walleye Series Partners with Warrior Boats For 2017 Season    All Series Events to be Televised in 2017 Pukwana, SD, March 13, 2017:  The South Dakota Elite Walleye Series is proud to announce that Warrior Boats, Inc. has been named the main title sponsor for the upcoming 2017 season.  “This partnership gives the South Dakota Elite Walleye Series and our anglers, the type of publicity that we all need to keep growing. I can’t thank Kent Andersen and the folks at Warrior...
  • JORDAN LEE MAKES MASSIVE MOVES IN CLASSIC COMEBACK PLANO PRO ENGINEERS MID-TOURNAMENT CHARGE TO EARN PROFESSIONAL BASS FISHING’S MOST PRESTIGIOUS TITLE

    DATE:April 2nd, 2017
    Photo by Gabe VanWormer   JORDAN LEE MAKES MASSIVE MOVES IN CLASSIC COMEBACK PLANO PRO ENGINEERS MID-TOURNAMENT CHARGE TO EARN PROFESSIONAL BASS FISHING'S MOST PRESTIGIOUS TITLE PLANO, IL (March 27, 2017) – Sitting on a scant total of just 8 pounds, 9 ounces of bass at noon on day two of the three-day 2017 GEICO Bassmaster Classic at Lake Conroe, Texas, 25-year-old Bassmaster Elite angler Jordan Lee had no idea where he’d be standing just 28 hours later. As...
  • Berns, Schmerbach Rally To Win Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Illinois River Season Opener, Presented by Mercury Marine

    DATE:March 24th, 2017
    Berns, Schmerbach Rally To Win Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Illinois River Season Opener, Presented by Mercury Marine MWC News March 18, 2017 Berns, Schmerbach Rally To Win Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit Illinois River Season Opener Presented by Mercury Marine Spring Valley, Ill.—March 18, 2017—Marty Berns and Maury Schmerbach of Dubuque, Iowa, rallied to win the Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit’s regular season opener March 17-18 on the Illinois River at Spring...
  • Visit FELL Marine at the Bassmaster Classic

    DATE:March 22nd, 2017
    Visit FELL Marine at the Bassmaster Classic The most exciting bass fishing event and the most innovative boat safety product come together next week at the 47th annual Bassmaster Classic. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share FELL Marine will be showcasing their wireless engine kill switch, the MOB+ at the Classic EXPO. Attendees are encouraged to visit FELL Marine at Booth 417 to see the future of marine kill switches. The FELL Marine Team will be on hand to talk about boat safety, explain how the...
  • T-H Marine Renews Sponsorship with Cabela’s National Walleye Tour

    DATE:January 9th, 2017
    Partnership will continue to spotlight company's Atlas and G-Juice products  NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (January 9, 2017) - T-H Marine, a leading manufacturer of boat parts and marine accessories, has re-signed with the Cabela's National Walleye Tour (NWT) as an official sponsor for the 2017 and 2018 seasons. The agreement was finalized as the NWT prepares for the upcoming season, scheduled to kick-off April 12 on Lake Erie.  "Many of our anglers use T-H Marine products so we are glad to have them...
  • Ranger Boats Introduces All-New Pontoon Line for 2017

    DATE:December 21st, 2016
    Ranger Boats Introduces All-New Pontoon Line for 2017 Ranger Boats, the nation's largest manufacturer of premium fiberglass fishing boats, announces an all-new line of pontoon boats for 2017-Reata® by Ranger®. The line pulls inspiration from Ranger's acclaimed Reata series of fish-and-play designs and features the same quality and unmatched features that consumers have come to expect from a Ranger boat. MORE >>...
  • Winner of Best Saltwater Rod at ICAST 2015, St. Croix’s Avid Inshore is a prized tool of champion kayak angler Steve Lessard.

    DATE:December 19th, 2016
    Lessard Wins Kayak Championship for USA  Louisiana-native tops the world’s best kayak anglers for a Made in USA crown  Park Falls, WI (December 19, 2016) — The most international title in fishing is headed home to America, after Steve Lessard took home his second Hobie Fishing Worlds in his home state of Louisiana. Anglers from five continents competed in a fierce field of 49 for a shot at kayak fishing’s crowning achievement.  “It’s intimidating,” says Lessard. “You’ve...
  • Berkley Pro Jason Przekurat Claims NWT Championship

    DATE:August 8th, 2016
    Berkley Pro Jason Przekurat Claims NWT Championship Berkley Flicker Minnow and Flicker Shad Winning Baits COLUMBIA, S.C. (August 8, 2016) - It was a great weekend to be on the water fishing, especially for Berkley pro angler Jason Przekurat. The Stevens Point, Wisconsin, native took home $88,000 in cash and prizes for his three days of fishing on South Dakota's Lake Oahe in the Cabela's National Walleye Tour Championship. A veteran walleye pro, with over 20 years of competitive experience,...
  • The 3rd Annual GRAHA Walleye Shootout Tourney is in the books!

    DATE:July 29th, 2016
    The 3rd Annual GRAHA Walleye Shootout Tourney is in the books! The winners of the $15,000.00 First Prize were Tim Bymark and Chris Marinucci! They also took home the top Lund/Mercury contingency money, scoring them another $1000.00. With First place also comes the honor to "Kiss the Cup" and with the history they both have in hockey, that is quite an honor! 100 boats battled it out on beautiful Pokegama Lake with Blue Bird skies this year and a lake full of bait! As with all tourneys, someone...
  • Gettin’ jiggy: ‘bago locals Wiesner, Schrauth, walk over the field with AWWS Nitro Boats Wisconsin championship

    DATE:July 29th, 2016
    Gettin’ jiggy: ‘bago locals Wiesner, Schrauth, walk over the field with AWWS Nitro Boats Wisconsin championship It was a rout. A bulldozing. A total thrashing. And Josh Wiesner and Brad Schrauth, who call Lake Winnebago their home water, handed the field their collective behind both days, using jigs to best the second-place team by 20-plus pounds to go home with $8,000 at the AIM Weekend Walleye Series Nitro Boats Wisconsin Division Championship. And the thing is, they did it in such a convincingly...
  • 2016 GRAHA Walleye Shootout Events

    DATE:June 29th, 2016
    Hello to all the Participants and Sponsors, We are only a couple weeks away from the 2016 GRAHA Walleye Shootout sponsored by Grand Rapids State Bank! Attached is the timing of events throughout the day on Saturday. Please share this with your family and friends. If you are interested in testing out a boat, stop down at Tioga Beach from 10:00AM – 1:00PM. The best of Lund and Mercury will be there! Then, join us at 2:00 for games, food & live updates from the water.  Games...
  • Woodke, Niese Win Cabela’s National Walleye Tour Event on Green Bay

    DATE:June 28th, 2016
    Woodke, Niese Win Cabela's National Walleye Tour Event on Green Bay Tournament pays more than $370,000 to competitors NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (June 27, 2016) - Pro-angler Daniel Woodke, of Gillett, Wisconsin, brought in a two-day total of 74.94 pounds of walleye to win the pro-angler category of the Cabela's National Walleye Tour (NWT) event at Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, on June 24. Sturgeon Bay is home to one of the best walleye fisheries on the planet, but a flourishing alewife population...
  • Fishing Tourney Lake Waconia June 25

    DATE:June 14th, 2016
                              Fishing Tourney Lake Waconia June 25 Sign up to fish Bass or Walleye Division!
Go to our website at www.ftfishing.com or email fishschutz@msn.com today! Sign up!...
  • MN Fishing Challenge Teams Raise $250,000

    DATE:June 6th, 2016
      A record number of teams, 134, fished Gull Lake during the eighth annual MN Fishing Challenge, a multi-species fishing tournament, June 4.  The 2-person teams found most fish shallow, and every team caught fish on Gull Lake near Brainerd. The teams raised a quarter million dollars to support MN Adult & Teen Challenge drug and rehabilitation programs statewide.  The cumulative amount generated via this family-friendly tournament since 2009 is $1.3 million.  Stu Nelson and Rich...
  • Learn 2 Fish With US and The NPAA Educate Future Anglers At The 26th Sturgeon Bay Open Bass Tournament Kids Day

    DATE:June 6th, 2016
       Little Sturgeon Bay WI- On May 13th the Sturgeon Bay Open Bass Tournament hosted Greg Karch from Learn 2 Fish With Us as part of the Kids Day events at Wave Point Marina and Resort. The Fun filled day featured actives and games to introduce young anglers to the sport of fishing. The highlight of the activities was Greg Karch’s backyard casting demonstration that helped educate kids on how to properly cast a fishing pole. Along with this Greg provided children and parents helpful hints...
  • Full Throttle Fishing Tourneys

    DATE:May 31st, 2016
    Sign up today!!! June 25th - Lake Waconia August 6th - Gull Lake August 25th-East and West Rush Lake...