Winter 2015 MagazineWe've just wrapped up another successful year at Angler's Marine Bass-A-Thon and are about to launch into the 2015 International Sportsmen's Expo (ISE) in Sacramento. Show season can only mean one thing ... the start of another new fishing season is upon us. To help fill your year with more bass catching opportunities, WesternBass will again offer exclusive seminar coverage of both sports shows in the VIDEO section as wells as the new year's manufacturer catalogs in our INTERACTIVE PRODUCT section For 2015, you can continue to look forward to the free magazine, weekly front page features, video clips, pro tips, tournament announcements, lake info and more. WesternBass has several new sponsors on board for the magazine and the website. We ask that readers support those that help us bring the site to you and express our deepest appreciate for your continued support of WesternBass.com. Wishing everyone a year of new personal bests, Wayne
Fall 2014 MagazineHi, The weather is turning cooler as we move into fall and with that comes TOC season. We are excited for all of the upcoming events here in the West. We will do our best to bring you all of the tournament announcements, updates and results that are available. I would like to thank all of the participants in the first annual Don Lee Memorial Tournament for their support in an event to honor a man that was instrumental in the sport. I would also like to congratulate Clifford Pirch for joining the ranks of Mike Folkestad and Aaron Martens with three U.S. Open championships following his win at Mead this month. Lastly, I want to thank all of the site users that are growing our FB site by leaps and bounds and hope that you enjoy our new feature that allows quick and easy photo uploading to the site. It is something that we implemented due to your suggestions. Thank you for being part of WesternBass. always, good fishing! Wayne
Summer 2014 MagazineHi Readers, Looks like we are right in the middle of the summertime fishing season. It has been a great season so far for us. We've enjoyed adding Bobby Barrack's Delta Bass Scoop to the regular lineup and were excited to bring you coverage with several of the popular events including the Yamamoto Big Bass Challenge and the Coors Light Invitational by Anglers Press, the FLW Delta Western Division as well as the California Open with WON Bass. We are looking forward to more to come with the Snag Proof Open and BassFest in August and the U.S. Open in September. In the meantime, we are excited about the 2015 ICAST event in a couple of weeks. Bobby Barrack will be attending the event for WesternBass and will be ready to show you many of the new products that will be available. We've recently added a new section to the classifieds. It is available for site users to list waterfront / lake type properties and tournament lodging. As with all the other classified forums, there is no charge for listing or looking. Remember, we have a detailed section with many resources including videos, tide tables etc. available to users in the DELTA section of the site and many resources available in the INTERACTIVE tab. Watch the forums for upcoming information. There is much more to come. Good fishing! Wayne
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