News

From news and events to the best pros on water, there’s always something breaking the surface at Abu Garcia. Here’s where you’ll find it all. Come back often and check on the latest and greatest.

  • Tue, 2014-02-18

    Ask any angler on the B.A.S.S. tour which single tournament they would rather win and each would tell you the Bassmaster Classic. There is no bigger title in the world of professional bass fishing. The Classic takes place on Lake Guntersville,...

  • Mon, 2013-09-16

    COLUMBIA, S.C. –Despite a shortened event on Lake Erie, Michael Iaconelli earned his seventh professional tournament victory this past weekend. The Runnemede, NJ native had a two-day total of 48-pounds, 8-ounces of smallmouth on Lake Erie....

  • Mon, 2013-08-26

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – To say Chris Lane is a patient man is an understatement. The Abu Garcia pro sat behind a two-day leader just waiting for his chance to move into the hot seat. Day four was Lane’s day as he secured the Plano Championship Chase...

  • Mon, 2013-08-12

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – Abu Garcia® pro Brandon Palaniuk collected $100,000 for his B.A.S.S. Elite victory on the St. Lawrence River this past weekend, but it was the key to a Bassmaster Classic berth that Palaniuk valued the most.

    The 25-year...

  • Mon, 2013-03-11

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – Relatively speaking, Abu Garcia pro team member Brent Ehler is still a youngster compared to many of his fellow FLW Tour competitors. But since his rookie year in 2005, Ehler has won the Forrest Wood Cup and four FLW Tour...

  • Mon, 2013-02-25

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – Abu Garcia announced today the bass fishing professional angler team for 2013. Included on the list are Bassmaster Classic Champions, FLW Champions, Anglers of the Year and the 2010 and 2011 B.A.S.S. Rookies of the Year.

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  • Wed, 2012-12-12

    Abu Garcia is pleased to announce we are looking for an individual with a customer service background.

    Equal Employment Opportunity
    JOB SUMMARY:

    This person will be Responsible for working towards Best in Class Customer...

  • Sun, 2012-11-11

    Abu Garcia is pleased to announce we are looking for an individual with a strong marketing background. This person will be responsible for the overall marketing strategy and implementation of branding programs.

    Job Description

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  • Wed, 2012-11-07

    COLUMBIA, S.C. - Abu Garcia® has signed one of the biggest names in Canadian fishing by inking Izumi Outdoors Inc. producer of Bob Izumi’s Real Fishing television show. Izumi Outdoors Inc. joined the Abu Garcia team in a multi-year deal that was...

  • Thu, 2012-11-01

    By: Steven Murphy – San Antonio, TX

    STEVE MURPHY WITH HIS FATHER’S REELS

    In early September, hurricane Ike was entering the Gulf of Mexico and looking like it may be headed for the upper Texas coast. My father had...