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Chad Brauer


Hometown Osage Beach, Missouri
Age 45
Former Occupation N/A - Graduated from U of Mo.
Height 6' 0''
Weight 200 lbs.
Injuries None


Years Pro 22
Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 13 (2) As of 6/8/2010
Career Earnings* $440,000 As of 6/8/2010
Last 3 Finishes 45 - Kentucky Lake, 6/16/2011
114 - Red River, 5/19/2011
122 - Lake Chickamauga, 4/14/2011
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 3 (0) As of 6/8/2010
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 6/8/2010

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Father (Denny Brauer) - "He taught me to fish. I also look up to Larry Nixon and Tommy Martin because of their longevity and their effect on the business side of what we do."
Home Lake Lake of the Ozarks (MO)
Favorite Lake Guntersville (AL) - "It's just one of those lakes where you can catch fish doing a lot of different things at any given time."
Least Favorite Lake Ohio River - "It just doesn't have a great population of fish."
Favorite Technique Flipping/pitching jigs in shallow, heavy cover
Primary Fishing Strength Flipping/pitching jigs in shallow, heavy cover
Secondary Fishing Strength Cold water
Biggest Weakness Any finesse-style fishing
Boat Ranger
Motor Evinrude
Fishing Sponsors Strike King, Ardent
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) GMC 1500

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Mexican (fish tacos)
Favorite Music Traditional country (George Strait)
Favorite Book/Movie Band of Brothers (book)/Tommy Boy (movie)
When Not Fishing "I like to spend time with my family, and hunting is about my only hobby, mostly deer and turkey hunting."
Why He Fishes "The easiest answer is to make money. That's what I grew up doing, and I don't know what else I would do. It's pretty much all I've been around."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
6/16/2011 FLWT Kentucky Lake 45  
5/19/2011 FLWT Red River 114  
4/14/2011 FLWT Lake Chickamauga 122  
3/24/2011 FLWT Lake Hartwell 63  
3/3/2011 FLWT Beaver Lake 27  
6/23/2010 FLWT Lake Guntersville 22  
5/26/2010 FLWT Lake Ouachita 31  
4/21/2010 FLWT Fort Loudoun/Tellico Lakes 86  
3/24/2010 FLWT Lake Norman 66  
3/3/2010 FLWT Table Rock Lake 80  
9/14/2006 BElite Table Rock Lake 59  
8/24/2006 BMajor-l Arkansas River 45  
8/10/2006 BElite Potomac River 37  
7/27/2006 BMajor-a Lake Wylie 34  
7/13/2006 BElite Lake Champlain 20  
7/6/2006 BElite Oneida Lake 67  
6/15/2006 BElite Kentucky Lake 53  
6/1/2006 BElite Grand Lake 11  
5/18/2006 BMajor-m Eagle Mountain Lake 47  
5/4/2006 BElite Clarks Hill Reservoir 69  
4/20/2006 BElite Lake Guntersville 25  
3/30/2006 BElite Santee-Cooper 101  
3/16/2006 BElite Sam Rayburn Reservoir 74  
3/9/2006 BElite Lake Amistad 58  
2/24/2006 BElite Lake Tohopekaliga 28  
3/31/2005 BT Table Rock Lake 55  
3/17/2005 BT Lake Norman 87  
3/3/2005 BT Strom Thurmond Reservoir (Clarks Hill) 123  
2/24/2005 BT Lake Guntersville 87  
2/3/2005 BT Harris Chain 81  
1/27/2005 BT Lake Toho 49  
7/30/2004 BASS Lake Wylie 25  
6/16/2004 E50 Ohio, Cumberland, Tennessee Rivers 37  
6/2/2004 E50 Alabama River 15  
5/19/2004 E50 Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway 43  
4/14/2004 E50 Lake Dardanelle 26  
3/25/2004 BT Santee Cooper Lakes 58  
3/18/2004 BT Lake Eufaula 87  
3/4/2004 BT Table Rock Lake 12  
2/26/2004 BT Lake Guntersville 4  
2/5/2004 BT Smith Lake 46  
1/29/2004 BT Harris Chain of Lakes 36  
4/10/2003 BT Clear Lake 90  
4/3/2003 BT California Delta (San Joaquin River Delta) 34  
3/20/2003 BT Santee Cooper 158  
3/6/2003 BT Lake Eufaula 108  
2/20/2003 BT Toledo Bend 114  
2/6/2003 BT Lake Seminole 15  
1/16/2003 BT Lake Okeechobee 150  
1/9/2003 BT Harris Chain of Lakes 98  
6/19/2002 FLW Lake Champlain 111  
5/15/2002 FLW Old Hickory Lake 91  
5/8/2002 BT Lake Eufaula 57  
4/17/2002 FLW Beaver Lake 151  
4/10/2002 BT Lake Guntersville 47  
3/13/2002 FLW Lake Ouachita 120  
2/13/2002 FLW Lake Wheeler 26  
2/6/2002 BT Lake Seminole 29  
1/23/2002 FLW Lake Okeechobee 168  
12/12/2001 BT Lake Toho 141  
10/31/2001 BT Red River 76  
8/22/2001 BT Lake St. Clair 90  

*BASS events (all events because BASS does not report Tour and Open earnings separately) and FLW Tour.

Biographical data last updated: 6/8/2010

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