Author Archives: Jack

Mille Lacs Video Highlights

The 2018 Classic Bass Champions Tour event on Lake Mille Lacs broke several champions tour records. Three anglers recorded over 100 pounds of bass! We captured much of the action on video and the highlight film is ready for you. Watch as the guys enjoy one of the best bass fisheries in the world and […]

Whiting Walks Away with Champions Tour Win

Mille Lacs Breaks Champions Tour Records  Coming into the day, there was no question that Champions Tour anglers were going to light up the scoreboard with Mille Lacs bass. The only question was, just how bright those lights would be. The morning fished slightly tough for a fair amount of the 30 boat field, by […]

Mille Lacs Preview- Classic Bass Champions Tour

Once again, the smallmouth fishing on Lake Mille Lacs has been nothing short of incredible this year. With the cold spring and late ice out, anglers have been able to take full advantage of binging pre-spawn bass and now, spawning bass. Impressive numbers of fish and BIG fish are being caught daily. The Classic Bass […]

All-Terrain Tackle

NEW FOR 2018 –  The Swing–Head – Rock Jig All-Terrain Tackle is excited to introduce our new Swing-Head Rock Jig. Equipped with a super sturdy and easy to use quick-change hook system, this jig allows you to choose your favorite hook style and size to match the bait you choose the throw!! After much research […]

Five Things to Know Before You Wrap Your Boat or Truck

There is no doubt that a wrapped bass boat and/or truck garners attention as it travels down the highway, or as it sits parked in a the boat ramp parking lot and a course flying across the lake.  Before you go down the road of wrapping your boat and/or tow vehicle, Jamie Dietman of Brainerd […]

2018 Dick Hiley St. Jude Bass Classic Recap

The 2018 Dick Hiley St. Jude Bass Classic in Wabasha, MN on the Mississippi River was a special event yet again. This year marked the 20th anniversary of the event and an all time high of $660,294 was raised for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. In its 20-year existence, the tournament has now raised more […]

Classic Bass Now Offering FREE Boat Classifieds

Extremely Popular Classified Boat Listings Now FREE to Anglers Zimmerman, MN – Classic Bass (, a leader in providing bass tournament anglers timely fishing intel and information, and presenter of the Champions Tour, has announced that anglers can now post their boats to sell on the boat listings section for FREE. Once an angler […]

Stangel and Ullmer Take Sturgeon Bay Open Win

Changing Baits, Staying Patient and Key Moves all Played a Key Role Jason Stangel who lives about 40 minutes away from Sturgeon Bay in Two Rivers, WI has fished the Sturgeon Bay Open Bass Tournament (SBOT) for 23 or 24 years and over that course of time has four to five top-ten finishes including a […]

Quarterdeck Resort

Your Year-Round Minnesota Resort Destination On June 30th and July 13th, 2018, the Classic Bass Champions Tour will arrive at Gull Lake where their second and third events of the 2018 season will be graciously hosted by Quarterdeck Resort. This will be the second season that Quarterdeck Resort will host the Champions Tour with the […]

Best Lakes to Catch 25 Pounds in Minnesota and Wisconsin

Catching a five fish, 25-pound bag in Minnesota or Wisconsin is a rare thing. Whether we’re talking a tournament or just a day of fun fishing, a limit that averages five pounds per fish just doesn’t come around that often. However, it is doable and the upper Midwest certainly has multiple lakes where this feat […]