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, 2010-03-30

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – At the ripe age of 19, Berkley pro angler Bradley Roy is encountering many firsts these days. He is not only the youngest angler to ever fish the Elite Series, but he is now capturing this and many other firsts on his ESPN video...

  • Mon, 2010-03-29

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – Bryan Thrift utilized his knowledge of Lake Norman to dismantle the rest of the field over this past weekend’s FLW event in Blythe N.C. The Shelby, N.C., native bagged a four-day bag of 58 pounds, 5 ounces to cruise to an easy...

  • 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...