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Skip Johnson

Skip  Johnson


Hometown Goodells, Michigan
Age 49
Former Occupation Concrete pumper/fishing guide (current)
Height 6' 2''
Weight 230 lbs.
Injuries Two torn rotator cuffs


Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 2 (1) As of 6/30/2014
Career Earnings* $130,480 As of 6/30/2014
Last 3 Finishes 1 - Kentucky Lake, 6/26/2014
130 - Pickwick Lake, 6/5/2014
108 - Beaver Lake, 4/10/2014
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 6/30/2014
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 6/30/2014

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero "I've had quite a few of them – Roland Martin, Jimmy Houston, Larry Nixon, Rick Clunn, Gary Klein and some local guys from where I grew up in San Diego."
Home Lake St. Clair
Favorite Lake St. Clair
Least Favorite Lake Logan Martin – "I probably caught it at a bad time, but I never came close to figuring anything out there."
Favorite Technique Texas-rigged crawdad imitations
Primary Fishing Strength Offshore
Secondary Fishing Strength Bed-fishing
Biggest Weakness "Going for the win too often."
Boat Skeeter
Motor Yamaha
Fishing Sponsors Hull Speed, Power-Pole, Lew's, Gamma, Nemesis Baits, Alpha Rods, Tackle Warehouse, Pachanga Performance Marine
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) Chevy 2500 Duramax

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Lobster
Favorite Music Heavy metal
Favorite Book/Movie Terminator (movie)
Non-Angling Hero "My father, even though he was an angler, too."
When Not Fishing Family activities
Why He Fishes "It's just in my blood and I can't get away from it. I've tried to leave it and I keep coming back."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
6/26/2014 FLWT Kentucky Lake 1  
6/5/2014 FLWT Pickwick Lake 130  
4/10/2014 FLWT Beaver Lake 108  
3/27/2014 FLWT Sam Rayburn Reservoir 70  
3/6/2014 FLWT Lake Hartwell 42  
2/6/2014 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 148  
8/23/2012 FLWT Detroit River 20  

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

Biographical data last updated: 6/30/2014

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