As we make our final preparations to head to Houston for the 2017 Bassmaster Classic, I can’t help but think back to the 2016 Classic on Grand Lake – my first! – and the psychology […]
Zaldaingerous! A Nomad glimpse at Chris Zaldain’s 2016 Elite season
The “California Kid” Chris Zaldain had a great year in 2016 – seventh in Angler of the Year points, new truck courtesy of the Toyota Texas Fest big bass – but more than anything, he […]
Lucas lays the lumber: Domination at the Potomac River Elite
CHARLES COUNTY, Maryland – Take this to the bank, Maryland/Virginia bass anglers: tie on a drop shot and fish a dock. That’s exactly what Under Armour pro Justin Lucas did for four days at the […]
Psychology Sunday with Brent Ehrler
INDIAN HEAD, Maryland – Day 3 of the Bassmaster Elite Series event on the Potomac River was a study in frustration for GoPro angler Brent Ehrler. How frustrating? Well, let’s just say that there’s one […]
John Cox claims the Cup!
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – You have to say this about this year’s Forrest Wood Cup on Wheeler Lake: it didn’t lack for interesting storylines. But after the smoke had cleared and the confetti had fallen, the […]
The Hack Attack: “Strong” on Lake Texoma!
DURANT, Oklahoma – Garmin pro Greg Hackney’s walkup song sums it up pretty well: the Hack Attack was indeed “Strong” last week on Lake Texoma. Hackney, who seems poised to win the Elite Series Angler […]
BASSfest sights and sounds: bagging ’em up on Day 1
DURANT, Oklahoma – We’re apparently a chattery bunch when fish are being bagged at an Elite Series event. I left my onboard mic on and collected some raw, natural sound this afternoon at Casey Ashley, […]
The Bass Nomad “Livewell Cam”: check it out!
We did a little experimenting with the Garmin VIRB XE at a recent Bassmaster Elite Series event. Thanks to Cliff Prince, Chris Zaldain and Dave Mullins for letting us climb into their livewells! Video by […]
Psychology Sunday: A Bass Nomad exclusive with Dave Lefebre
FLORENCE, Alabama – What, exactly, makes a top-tier competitor tick? In ANY sport? Is it confidence? Intuition? Heck, is it fear? We wondered that too. So, we went out and asked. Welcome to “Psychology Sunday”, […]
The fish of Bull Shoals …
Gotta love you some Ozarks Mountains bass, right? Right! Video by Chris Shangle.
HD VIDEO! Behind the scenes @ St. Johns River Elite Series
PALATKA, Florida – Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be in the middle of the cacophony of a Bassmaster Elite Series event? Bass Nomad takes you onto the morning docks and behind the […]
HD VIDEO! Randy Howell’s 2016 Bassmaster Classic
Have you ever wondered what it sounds like inside the head of a former Bassmaster Classic champion as he tries to win another Classic trophy? Wonder no more as 2014 champ Randy Howell gives Bass […]