Bass Demo Tank
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Hosted by Kent Brown, sponsored by WesternBass.com
There is a spot for you in the bleachers. Learn winning techniques, check out new tackle and meet the West’s top bass anglers.
ISH MONROE : this 2018 Bassmaster Elite Series Champ and Major League Fishing star returns home to appear on the Demo Tank. Ish is a California native who travels the country on the top circuits and has qualified for the Bassmaster Classic and FLW Cup events. His championship trophies range from Florida to California.
GREG GUTIERREZ : Considered one of the guys to beat on any California lake, Greg has captured multiple Angler of the Year and Bassmaster Classic Qualifications. He’s won on both the Bassmaster and FLW Tours on Shasta, his home lake, where he’s perfected his hot line of Frenzy Baits.
BRYANT SMITH : Bryant won the Wild West Classic on Lake Oroville in 2018 and Lake Mead in 2016 and the FLW Costa Series on Clear Lake during some of the toughest fishing ever. He’s one of the West’s rising stars.
NICK SMITH : “The Informative Fisherman” has built a giant following on YouTube. His dad does the filming and Nick is the guy we’d all like to spend a day with. We don’t knows what he’ll talk about, but you can count on it being informative...and fun.
BUB TOSH : Joining us on Champions Saturday , Bub is the originator of Paycheck Baits. He had a career season in 2018, with back-to-back wins on the Wild West Bass Pro Am Trail, a win on the B.A.S.S. Nation, and the US Open on Lake Mead--the highest-paying, most- prestigious title in the West.
RANDY PRINGLE : “The Fishing Instructor” is also the guy behind the Best Bass Tournaments. Randy has been a tournament angler, guide, seminar speaker and tournament director for over 30 years.
ALAN FONG : The angling guru at Fisherman’s Warehouse, Alan has explored every inch of the California Delta and will be passing along his wisdom to catch more striped bass.
CODY MEYER : After a long career on the FLW Tour, Cody will be headed out immediately after the expo to compete on the newly founded Bass Pro Tour and Major League Fishing. Considered one of the top anglers in the country, Cody cut his teeth on local lakes like Oroville, Shasta, Bullards Bar and Clear Lake.
RANDY PIERSON : Part of our Champions Saturday , Randy grew up fishing the Mother Lode lakes. In November he represented California in the B.A.S.S. Nationals, taking top spot and qualifying for the 2019 Bassmaster Classic and the 2019 Bassmaster Elite Series...the only Cali angler competing on the B.A.S.S. Elite Series in 2019!
JIMMY REESE : Winner of several events in the West and a FLW Cup Qualifier, Jimmy calls Clear Lake home. He’ll talk about techniques that have allowed him to catch bass from coast to coast.
GARY HARAGUCHI : A top co-angler fishing from the back of the boat, Gary won the FLW Tour Co-Angler of the Year in 2017 and finished runner-up in 2016 and 2018.
ROSS ENGLAND : Considered the top guide on Clear Lake, Ross will talk about how you can be more successful fishing California’s favorite bass lake.
PAUL BAILEY : It’s been a few years since we’ve had Paul with us. In the meantime, Clear Lake--where Paul runs Big Bait Bailey Guide Service--has encountered many changes. Paul will be talking about the “new” Clear Lake.