PAA would like to extend our deepest and sincerest condolences to one of our pros, Mark Menendez, who lost his wife, Donna, this morning after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Please keep Mark and their children, Max and Caroline, in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Category: Member News
BASS Elite Series Angler Kurt Dove will partner with Dixie Electric of Odessa, TX in 2014. Kurt, a member of the BK Fishing Team, will also retain his title sponsor from 2013, BK Racing (NASCAR; Statesville, NC). Dove is very pleased he has added another strong partner to go along with them.
Bass Edge Radio, presented by MegaWare KeelGuard, visits with B.A.S.S. Open Champion Dave Mansue in the Lucas Oil Angler Spotlight on their early March episode of the top-rated podcast. Dave joins hosts of Bass Edge Radio Aaron Martin and Kurt Dove for an instructional conversation concerning pre-spawn bass fishing tactics.
The Toyota Texas Bass Classic is seeking volunteers to help support the Texas sized outdoor music festival and world championship fishing event on Lake Fork, May 9-11. The event will host the world’s greatest anglers as well as chart topping country music performances. Fishing knowledge is not required and those who register will receive an unforgettable experience.
Jeff Stanford, owner of Sign Designs of TN in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee gets busy around this time every fall when the top pro anglers start looking to get their new boats wrapped for next season.
The Professional Anglers Association asks our membership and followers to join us in offering prayers to Mike and Becky Auten for the rapid and healthy recovery of their son, Ryan.
The Toyota Texas Bass Classic (TTBC), the world championship of professional bass fishing, announced its final field today which will bring fifty of the world’s best anglers to Lake Conroe during Oct. 4-6. The three-day tournament combines the top finishers in the Angler of the Year points races from all three major tours including the Walmart FLW Tour, Bassmaster Elite Series and Bass Pro Shops PAA Tournament Series.
PAA is currently halfway through the Bass Pro Shops PAA Tournament Series season with two (of four) events remaining. These events will decide the top 15 pros for both the 2013 and 2014 Toyota Texas Bass Classic world championships and the 2013 PAA Angler of the Year and Co-Angler of the Year.
PAA pro James Watson discusses the many things for the entire family to do in Branson, Missouri where the upcoming Bass Pro Shops PAA Tournament Series event will be held on Table Rock Lake on Sept. 5-7, 2013.