Tag Archives: bass fishing

$500K Prize Luring Wheeler in Forrest Wood Cup

Jacob Wheeler proved once again why it’s called “fishing” — not “catching” — with an impressive win on Day One of the Forrest Wood Cup bass tournament on Lake Lanier … followed by a rather average day … followed by another haul that put him safely in the lead for the $500,000 first prize and […]

Forrest Wood Cup — The Super Bowl of Fishing

The Forrest Wood Cup is the “Super Bowl of Fishing.” Seventy-eight of the greatest professional fishermen are going lunker hunting in Lake Lanier the weekend of August 9th through the 12th, vying for the Forrest Wood cup. After every bass is caught and weighed, the angler who catches the largest total amount of fish will […]