One lake, 53 anglers, a $500-thousand dollar first place prize, a $1.2 million dollar purse and all that amounts to the 43rd edition of the Bassmaster Classic! So Jim and Trav have the pre-Classic odds on favorite to win, current Grand Lake conditions and even some Classic qualifiers to weigh-in on this week’s Revolution.
Mark Zona – Co-Host of the Bassmaster Classic
Mark Zona or “Z” as he is known throughout the fishing world can catch anything that swims. He is the host of “Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show” as well as the co-host of the Bassmaster Classic. This week he joins Jim and Trav to talk about the upcoming Classic on Grand Lake in Tulsa, Oklahoma and some of the strategy behind competing on this body of water.
Ken Duke – Senior Editor of B.A.S.S. Publications
Ken Duke is an avid bass angler and fishing fanatic and as the Senior Editor of B.A.S.S. Publications, he has his fingers to the pulse of the bass fishing world. He’ll be talking with Jim and Trav this week about the Bassmaster Classic, the odds on favorite to win the tournament, and the challenges that come with fishing Grand Lake.
Gene Eisemann – HydroWave
HydroWave was founded in 2010 by a group of professional anglers, scientists and engineers dedicated to product design in the fish attracting industry. Businessman and competitive bass angler Gene Eisenmann explains to Jim & Trav how this electronic feeding stimulator works for anglers.
Pro Bass Angler – Gary Klein
Gary Klein is a professional bass angler and is also featured on Jack Link’s Major League Fishing. He knows what the pressure of fishing the Bassmaster Classic can be like so he’ll drop in to talk with Jim and Trav about what to expect from the 2013 Bassmaster Classic.
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