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Evinrude Pro Anglers: Powered By Family


Professional anglers don’t just look to their equipment and their sponsors for support. Many times, the first place they look is to their families, who have always been there for them. It’s fitting that a sport like fishing, which generally brings families together, is founded in the support of the anglers’ families.   Watch this video to see how family… More

Evinrude’s Legendary Fishing: Fishing Legends


Who are some of the “legends” in the bass fishing community?   At the 2013 Forrest Wood Cup, we asked some of the biggest names in the sport who they think are the “legendary” anglers.   Watch the video to see who was mentioned by everyone, who Justin Lucas said he’d “pay a lot of money to go fish with.… More

A Few Evinrude Pros Weigh In on Choosing The Best Jerkbait For Varying Springtime Conditions


21.Mar.2013 by Jeff Samsel (Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in the 2013 March issue of Bass Fishing magazine. To read more compelling articles from Bass Fishing magazine each month, become an FLW subscriber member. If you’d like to sign up for a digital subscription to access articles online, click here).   Take in an early spring tournament on just about any… More

Dion Hibdon

Hometown: Versailles, Missouri   Years as an Evinrude Pro: 27 years  Boat: Ranger Z521   Engine: Evinrude 250 H.O. Expertise: Bass – Fresh Water Favorite Technique: Jigging in shallow water   Favorite Lake: Lake Champlain   Career Highlights:  1997 BassMaster Classic Champion, 2000 Forest Wood Cup Champion Sponsors: Ranger, Evinrude, Chevy, US Reel, Minnkota, Garmin, American Premier Rods, Trilene Line, Power Pole, Crankbait Cover Ups How did you get into fishing?  “My dad” What… More