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Johnny Johnson Wins 2016 WON Bass U.S. Open

Arizona TV Host Brings 11-pound limit to the Scales on Final Day Las Vegas, Nev. – September 14, 2016 – As tough as the high winds on first two days of competition at the 2016 WON Bass Nitro Boats / Mercury U.S. Open have been on the angler’s and their equipment, this final day may […]

Clifford Pirch – 2014 US Open Champion Interview

Todd Kline with BHQ Interviews 2014 WON Bass US Open Champion Clifford Pirch on his recent win on Lake Mead. Clifford gives us a day by day, blow by blow report on how he put together the win on Lake mead for the 2014 WON Bass US Open. Clifford Pirch Website > Clifford Pirch Facebook […]

Clifford Pirch Wins 2014 US Open – Third US Open Title

It took landing a haymaker blow in the opening round, then dodging opponents punches for him to do it, but Clifford Pirch today claimed his third WON Bass Nitro Boats / Mercury U.S. Open victory. The win joins him with Mike Folkestad and Aaron martens as the only individuals to have won the West’s most […]

Clifford Pirch still leading – Day 2 of 2014 U.S. Open

Clifford Pirch maintained his huge US Open day one lead, but his day two weight at least gave others reason to think they had a chance. Sometimes a little stumble is not as disastrous as one might think. Clifford Pirch, who presented a 15.49-pound limit to the scales on Monday’s first day was not able […]

Clifford Pirch Leads Day One of 2014 U.S. Open

Clifford Pirch Goes Big – Leads Day One of 2014 U.S. Open Payson, Ariz. Pro Tops 15 pounds to Take Big Lead The King of Lake Mead is at it again. Clifford Pirch, a two-time U.S. Open champion and multiple time top five finisher in the event has once again astounded the followers of the […]

Lake Mead Hosts 2014 U.S. Open. Kicks Off Monday September 8th

The granddaddy of all western bass tournaments is set to kick-off Monday, September 8th. This year’s WON Bass U.S. Open marks the 32nd time that professional and amateur bass anglers from across the country will converge on Lake Mead for a shot at bass fishing glory. The official practice period is already underway for the […]

KVD Says Fall is Spinnerbait Time

By Kevin VanDamn October 9, 2012 What does KVD have to say about Fall spinnerbaiting? We’ve summarized the key points applicable to our western bodies of water below. The spinnerbait is a great tool for the power fisherman because you can cover water and fish fast. … The lure fits the seasonal pattern because the […]

A Marathon, Tour de France & Tournament Bass Fishing

By Outdoor Heritage October 26, 2012, Sacramento, California Almost nobody thinks they are working out when they are fishing. But a full day on the lake, standing, running the trolling motor, balancing in rough water and wind, and making 1,000 casts can absolutely wear you out. Would it surprise you to learn that a day […]

Become a Pro Athlete after 10,000 Hours of Practice? One Guy is Testing the Theory

So you want to be a bass pro?  Well, there are no barriers to you ponying up the entry fee and stepping to the front of the boat.  But have you ever thought about what it really takes?  How many hours?  What kind of training? The old adage is that with 10,000 hours of focused […]

Outdoor Heritage Crafts Angler-Friendly Payback Structure

Sacramento, California – October 3, 2012 – In August, Outdoor Heritage, Inc. (OHI) released the details of its inaugural 2013 bass-fishing tournament season, including its $400 co-angler and $1,200 professional payback structures.  It also made the bass tournament world take notice when it announced its new “Loyal Angler Incentive.” A Pro, who elects to fish […]