Chad Pipkens Angler Profile

This is Chad Pipkens professional bass angler profile and tournament history including BFL, EverStart, FLW Tour, Bassmaster and other rankings (updated 10/15/2019).

Chad Pipkens

Chad Pipkens Elite Series Angler headshot


Holt MI




Professional Bass Angler


6′ 1″


185 lbs.



Career Earnings

$144,595 โ€“ FLW Outdoors;
$493,418 โ€“ B.A.S.S.

Top 10 Finishes (Wins)

38 (5)

Best Finish 2019

5th Place Lake Chickamauga Bassmaster Eastern Open

Title / Honors

Bassmaster Classic Qualifier 2020, 2016, 2015; Bass Northern Open Lake St. Clair Champion 2014; Bassmaster Elite Series Angler 2013-2020; Bassmaster Northern Opens Points Champion 2016, 2012; FLW Tour Beaver Lake Champion (Co-Angler) 2012; 3 BFL Victories


Angling Stuff

Home Lake

Lake Erie

Favorite Lake

Lake Champlain

Favorite Technique


Primary Fishing Strength

Offshore Fishing

Largest one day catch

31 lbs. 15 oz.

Biggest Weakness

Power Fishing

Boat Sponsor

Basscat Boats

Engine Sponsor


Fishing Sponsors

Douglas J Companies, Flow-Rite, Huk Performance Fishing, Lunkerhunt, Damiki Fishing Tackle, Wright & McGill, Sunline, Clear Strategy, Costa Del Mar, Bedgear, TroKar, Power-Pole, T-H Marine, Crossed Industries, 4×4 Bass Jigs, Lake Drive Marine, Hamby’s Beaching Bumpers, and Elite Rod Sleeves.

Tow Vehicle



Personal Stuff


Melanie (wife)

Favorite Food

Pizza and sushi, but not at the same time!

Favorite Music

Country, Hip Hop, a little bit of everything

When not Fishing

Outdoors! Play and ref hockey, hang out with family/friends, yard games, anything around water – water sports, hunting, running, tailgating, snowboard and golf.

Why I fish

I love everything about it! The nature, competition, speed, adrenaline rush and the challenge!!

Chad Pipkens’ Bassmaster ANGLER PROFILE

Chad Pipkens’ FLW Fishing ANGLER PROFILE

Chad Pipkens’ BassFan ANGLER PROFILE