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Pipkens Fights ‘Til The End

Pipkens Fights ‘Til The End

As the 2018 fishing season came to a close, Chad Pipkens was hunting for his berth to the 2019 Bassmaster Classic, which will take place Knoxville, Tennessee. Although he was just outside the cut in the Elite Series AOY points, there were two more opportunities ahead to qualify for the Bassmaster Classic that Pipkens was searching for: a first place in the AOY Opens Championship and top three at the Bassmaster Classic Bracket.

October 29, 2018 | By More
FlowRite Fall Fishing Tips

FlowRite Fall Fishing Tips

Check out this video featuring FlowRite Controls with Chad Pipkens providing fishing tips for the fall weather.

October 10, 2018 | By More
AOY, Second Chances, and Fishing Tours

AOY, Second Chances, and Fishing Tours

Going into the AOY tournament, Chad Pipkens was in 39th place, which put him on the “bubble” in qualifying for the Bassmaster Classic in March 2019. Out of the AOY tournament this year, the top 36 anglers in the points go to the Bassmaster Classic.

September 28, 2018 | By More
Waddington’s “Lucky Cookies” Bring Pipkens a Lucky Bass VIDEO

Waddington’s “Lucky Cookies” Bring Pipkens a Lucky Bass VIDEO

The elites took their final regular season stop to the lovely town of Waddington, New York. Where exactly is Waddington you might ask? This quaint little town is on the border of Canada in upstate New York, sharing the St. Lawrence River as its dividing line.

August 27, 2018 | By More
Pipkens Stumbles at Last Elite Event

Pipkens Stumbles at Last Elite Event

One of the greatest small mouth fisheries on the schedule for 2018 is Waddington, New York on the St. Lawrence River. In July 2017, the winning weight over the four day tournament exceeded 90 pounds, which showed just how spectacular this upstate New York body of water can be.

August 25, 2018 | By More
Seven Stripes Podcast by Chad Pipkens

Seven Stripes Podcast by Chad Pipkens

Chad talks with Seven Stripes Fishing about his experiences as a Bassmaster Elite Series angler and the road it took to get there. Dedication, hard work, and a couple of extra-curricular activities, like refereeing hockey and residential painting along the way, lead him to his professional fishing career.

August 16, 2018 | By More
Pipkens Leads Wisconsin Day 1

Pipkens Leads Wisconsin Day 1

When it rains, it pours… bass!! Although there were wet and rainy conditions at the Bassmaster Elite Event in La Crosse, Wisconsin, it didn’t stop Chad Pipkens from catching them. Check out the full article here.

June 22, 2018 | By More
Chad Pipkens @ Kentucky Lake 2018 VIDEO

Chad Pipkens @ Kentucky Lake 2018 VIDEO

Chad Pipkens lands a giant bass that helps him earn 27th place at the Bassmaster Elite Series Event in Kentucky Lake, Tennessee. He catches a three day total of 47 pounds 3 ounces.

May 7, 2018 | By More
First Stop Bassmaster Elite Series Lake Martin VIDEO

First Stop Bassmaster Elite Series Lake Martin VIDEO

First stop of nine for the Bassmaster Elite Series at Lake Martin, Alabama. Chad Pipkens starts the season off right by making the top 50 cut and, unlike most people, is happy to “work on Saturday.” 

With a final weight of 32lbs. 3oz. Chad earns himself 41st place and a good start to the 2018 fishing season.

February 8, 2018 | By More
Chad Pipkens Sightfishing Day 2 St. Johns River VIDEO

Chad Pipkens Sightfishing Day 2 St. Johns River VIDEO

Chad Pipkens is sightfishing on day 2 of the Palatka, Florida Bassmaster Elite Series tournament on the St. Johns River, and gets excited to see the bass is hooked inside the mouth as required by Elite Series rules!

April 8, 2016 | By More
Giant Bass Give Pipkens a Top 50 Finish Video

Giant Bass Give Pipkens a Top 50 Finish Video

With 20 minutes to go on day 1 of the St. Johns River Bassmaster Elite Series tournament, in a heavy rainfall, Chad Pipkens puts a giant 7 pound 11 ounce Florida largemouth bass into the livewell!

March 23, 2016 | By More
Chad Pipkens Chesapeake Bay Bass Video 2015 part 2

Chad Pipkens Chesapeake Bay Bass Video 2015 part 2

Eve more Elite Series bass fishing action from Chad Pipkens 3rd place finish during the 2015 Chesapeake Bay Bassmaster tournament!

March 23, 2016 | By More