Archive for September, 2016
September 27, 2016 9:55 am
The season will again consist of three events in each of the five divisions - Central, Northern, Southeastern, Southwestern and Western - along with the no-entry-fee Costa FLW Series Championship to be held on Kentucky Lake in Paris, Tennessee.
September 26, 2016 2:03 pm
Tom Tarasoff of Kingston, Ontario, Canada, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 19 pounds, 1 ounce, Sunday to win the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Northeast Division Super Tournament on 1000 Islands, with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 44 pounds, 4 ounces. Tarasoff took home $6,367 for his win.
Tom Rubbo of Lexington, South Carolina, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 13 pounds, 6 ounces, Sunday to win the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) South Carolina Division Super Tournament on Lake Wylie, with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 24 pounds, 14 ounces. Rubbo pocketed $4,531 for his win.
Ed Young of Harrison, Arkansas, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 20 pounds, 12 ounces, Sunday to win the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Ozark Division Super Tournament on Lake of the Ozarks presented by Minn Kota, with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 37 pounds, 13 ounces. For his victory, Young earned $6,586.
Local angler Gil Summerlin of Guntersville, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 17 pounds, 4 ounces, Sunday to win the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Choo Choo Division Super Tournament on Lake Guntersville, with a two-day total of 10 bass weighing 38 pounds, 14 ounces. For his victory, Summerlin earned $8,234.
Registration is now open for the top 100 pros and the top 10 co-anglers from the 2016 FLW Tour, the top 10 pros from each division of the 2016 FLW Series, the 2016 TBF National Champion from the boater division and the boater champion from the 2016 BFL All-American.
Since the last Walmart FLW Tour stop in June, I've spent some much needed time on the water. I know that probably sounds awkward considering that I just completed my first season as a professional angler on Tour. And it's true that I probably spent more time on the water during the six months on Tour than I have any other year in my entire life.
September 23, 2016 2:48 pm
FLW has finalized its 2017 tournament schedules, rules and entry dates for all of its circuits and will release the information in a series of announcements next week, starting on Monday, Sept. 26.
With the seasons changing, all it takes is a readjustment in techniques to get back on the right track - so say the five Walmart FLW Tour pros we talked to. Their late-summer transition strategies can help you put fish in the boat right now.
September 22, 2016 8:00 am
What does the word superstition have to do with bass fishing? You might be amazed to find out that the two actually have a connection. Many tournament anglers, even on the Walmart FLW Tour, take it very seriously.