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A Look Back at the History of Skeeter Boats

In 1948, the first Skeeter Bass Boat was built by Holmes Thurman in Shreveport, LA. It was just over 13-feet long and made of molded marine plywood with a flat bottom. The boats acquired the name “Skeeter” because their long, needle-shaped nose resembled a mosquito. Skeeter became one of the first innovators to use fiberglass […]

Take Control of Your Offshore Fishing Game

Reinvented Spot-lock Feature From Minn Kota is Spot On! As the water temperatures begin to climb, bass will begin their quest for cooler water temperatures and abundant forage to satisfy their summer feeding binge.  What this means on many lakes and rivers is that the bass have transitioned from their spring shallow water hiding spots […]

Full Throttle Results- Lake Waconia

4 Anglers Have Qualified for the Classic Bass Champions Tour Open Here’s a top 4 from yesterday’s Full Throttle Open. These anglers have now qualified for the Champions Tour open and will have a chance to fish their way into the Champions Tour Championship and compete for a Skeeter Boat! 1 Matt Pretzel- 20.17 2 […]

Classic Bass Champions Tour Announces Major Mover Award Powered by Wenzel’s Farm

Premium Meat Snack Company Joins Champions Tour Sponsors Zimmerman, MN – Classic Bass (ClassicBass.com), a leader in providing bass tournament anglers informative, current information, and presenter of the Champions Tour is pleased to announce that Wenzel’s Farm will be a sponsor of the Champions Tour during its inaugural season. Working together with Wenzel’s Farm, the […]

Matt Peters, Rich Lindgren and Mark Courts Recap Mille Lacs

The 2nd, 3rd and 4th Place Finishers in the Mille Lacs Champions Tour Event Discuss Their Day on the Water Matt Peters put together 71 pounds and 2 ounces of Lake Mille Lacs smallies for 2nd place and immediately qualified for the year end championship. Similar to our 1st place finisher, Peters was mainly sight […]

Brian Wood Takes the Title on Mille Lacs

The First Classic Bass Champions Tour Event Saw Brian Wood Run Away for the Win With the status of the fishery and the time of year, we all anticipated a shootout on Mille Lacs for the first Classic Bass Champions Tour event of the season. The results were still very impressive but a gusty 30-40MPH […]

Final Champions Tour Results From Lake Mille Lacs

24 Champions Tour Anglers Battled it out on Mille Lacs This Past Weekend With wind gusts pushing 40 MPH, Lake Mille Lacs offered less than ideal conditions for the first ever Classic Bass Champions Tour event this past Saturday, June 10th out of Rocky Reef Resort. Despite the challenges they faced, our 24 Champions Tour […]

TEAM503 Sponsors the Classic Bass Champions Tour

Zimmerman, MN – Classic Bass (ClassicBass.com), a leader in providing bass tournament anglers informative, current information, and presenter of the Champions Tour is pleased to announce that TEAM503 will be a sponsor of the Champions Tour in the 2017. “We greatly appreciate the support from TEAM503,” stated Scott Bonnema, Owner of Classic Bass. “Michael and […]

Formula Propeller Joins Sponsor List for the 2017 Champions Tour

Zimmerman, MN – Classic Bass (ClassicBass.com), a leader in providing bass tournament anglers informative, current information, and presenter of the Champions Tour is pleased to announce that Formula Propeller will be a sponsor of the Champions Tour during its inaugural season. “We greatly appreciate the support from Todd at Formula Propeller,” stated Scott Bonnema, Owner […]

Classic Bass Champions Tour – Mille Lacs Preview

Champions Tour Anglers Prepare to Make Their First Cast on Mighty Mille Lacs Excitement is beginning to build for the first ever Classic Bass Champions Tour event presented by Skeeter Boats and Yamaha Outboards. It just so happens that the first tournament will be taking place on one of the most talked about bass fisheries […]