SPORTS + REC
2014 Bassmaster Classic
February 21 - February 23, 2014
The Geico Bassmaster Classic is the most visible and prestigious fishing tournament in the world! Qualifying for the Classic is a goal shared by competitive anglers around the globe due, in part, to its hefty payout of $300,000 to the winner, the fame that accompanies a win and the longevity it can add to an angler’s career. All events are free and will take place at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex. Daily launches will occur in Guntersville, AL. The expo will feature the newest and greatest products that touch all aspects of the fishing industry. Come see the newest boats, engines, tackle, baits, rods, reels, clothing, electronics and much more. After walking through the expo, come see the high energy weigh-ins in the arena for a chance to be seen on ESPN2. More than 10 hours of coverage from the Classic will air on ESPN2, and working journalists from around the world will come to Birmingham to cover this presitgious event.