Professional Team – Rick Clunn

Rick Clunn
Hometown: Ava, Missouri
Birth Date: July 24, 1946

Career Highlights:

  • 1976,1977,1984, and 1990 Bass Masters Classic World Champion.
  • 1988 B.A.S.S. Angler of the Year.
  • 28 consecutive years qualifying for the Bass Masters Classic World Championship.
  • Qualified for 32 Bass Masters Classic World Championships.
  • 1st Angler to win a million dollars in competitive bass fishing.
  • 1985 Redman All-American Champion.
  • 1983,1986 U.S. Open Champion.
  • 14 B.A.S.S. National Championship wins.
  • Holds the Bass Master Classic World Championship all-time catch Record of 75#9.
  • FLW Champion Ross Barnett, Mississppi Feb. 1997.
  • FLW Champion Beaver Lake, Arkansas April 2000.
  • FLW Champion Pickwick, Alabama Lake June 2000.
  • 2001 B.A.S.S. Mega-Bucks Champion.
  • All-Time leading money winner FLW Tour, over $700,000.
  • Inducted Bass Fishing Hall of Fame 2001.
  • Inducted Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame 2001.
  • 2002 B.A.S.S. Central Open Sam Rayburn Champion.
  • 2005 Voted All-Time Greatest Bass Angler by fans (ESPN ALL-TIME GREATEST ANGLER DEBATE)