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.

  • Thu, 2010-03-25

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – Newcomer Bradley Roy is paving the way in the Rookie of the Year race. The new Berkley and Abu Garcia pro angler claimed the top spot in the Rookie of the Year race by finishing strong this past weekend on California’s Clear Lake...

  • Thu, 2010-03-25

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – Abu Garcia pro angler Byron Velvick of Del Rio, Texas, was on big fish from the get go and never let up. In the end, Velvick won the Golden State Shootout at California’s Clear Lake, the second BASS Elite Tour events of the...

  • Tue, 2010-03-09

    Despite colder than expected temperatures, Abu Garcia pro Brent Ehrler won this past weekend on Table Rock Lake. The first FLW event of the 2010 season saw Ehrler running away with the event with a good 13-pound lead over second place finisher...

  • Tue, 2010-02-09

    Up-and-coming angler Bradley Roy and fishing industry leader Abu Garcia entered into an agreement for the upcoming 2010-tournament season. Effective January 29, 2010, Roy will fish his rookie season with Abu Garcia reels and rods exclusively. Roy...

  • Mon, 2010-01-11

    Renowned angler Michael Iaconelli and fishing industry leader Abu Garcia entered into agreement for the upcoming 2010-tournament season. Effective January 1, 2010, Iaconelli will fish Abu Garcia reels and rods exclusively.

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  • Tue, 2009-12-08

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (December 4, 2009) – Berkley and Abu Garcia will partner with the Bass University as a supporting sponsor. Berkley pro Michael Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek will be on hand to provide instruction and tutelage at each seminar to...

  • Tue, 2009-12-08

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (December 4, 2009) – Berkley and Abu Garcia will partner with the Bass University as a supporting sponsor. Berkley pro Michael Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek will be on hand to provide instruction and tutelage at each seminar to...

  • Tue, 2009-12-08

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (November 16, 2009) - Pure Fishing, the parent company of Berkley, Abu Garcia and All Star, is proud to partner with the BoatU.S. Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship Series. This marks the third year for the partnership and...

  • Wed, 2009-10-28

    Abu Garcia pro team member George Jeane captured the FLW Stren Series title at Toledo Bend Lake this past weekend. Jeane hauled in a three-day bag of 40-pounds, 15-ounces. The Evans, Louisiana, native was using the...

  • Mon, 2009-10-19

    Abu Garcia pro Dave Lefebre caught 46-pounds, 12-ounces of bass to claim the 2009 Toyota Texas Bass Classic, which was held on Lake Conroe, Texas. Lefebre’s three-day bag was enough to earn him a share of the $500,000 purse while edging fellow...