The Bassmaster Classic is the premier tournament in the world, pitting the best bass anglers against one another as they vie for the $500,000 top prize.

The event is Feb. 24-26 event on the Red River in Shreveport-Bossier City. All Sportsman coverage, including daily articles and video interviews of competitors, can be found on this page. So be sure to check back often.

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Greg Vinson

Vinson has fished 53 B.A.S.S. events, finishing in the top 10 five times and winning one (the 2006 Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Weekend Series event on Alabama's Lake Martin).

Home Town:
Wetumpka, Alabama
Bassmaster Elite Series
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