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Rick Clunn

Rick  Clunn

Info

Hometown Ava, Missouri
Age 68
Former Occupation Systems and computing

Stats

Years Pro 41
Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 123 (17) As of 5/30/2012
Career Earnings* $2.92 million As of 5/30/2012
Current World Rank 69
Current Bassmaster Standing 29 (388 points)
Best Finish in 2014 4 - Lake Dardanelle, 5/15/2014
Best Finish in 2013 2 - Falcon Lake, 3/21/2013
Last 3 Finishes 39 - Lake Chickamauga, 6/11/2014
4 - Lake Dardanelle, 5/15/2014
25 - Toledo Bend Reservoir, 5/1/2014
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 32 (4) As of 5/30/2012
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 6 (0) As of 5/30/2012
Titles/Honors Bassmaster Classic champion (1976-77, 1984, 1990), B.A.S.S. Angler of the Year (1988)

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Father - "I'm still amazed at how hard he fished. He did it because he loved it." Roland Martin - "When he won 3 events in a row it allowed me to believe I could control my own destiny." Guido Hibdon - "He's very honest and I admire him."
Home Lake "I don't have one anymore."
Favorite Lake Lake Powell
Least Favorite Lake Any Florida lake except Okeechobee
Favorite Technique "I love ripping a spinnerbait, bulging it under the surface. The strike is vicious and visible."
Boat Nitro
Motor Mercury
Team Nitro
Fishing Sponsors Bass Pro Shops, Wright & McGill (rods, reels), Luck-E-Strike, Lazer TroKar hooks

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Homegrown vegetables in the summer
Favorite Music Native American music with chanting or just instruments
Favorite Book/Movie Book -- Jonathan Livingston Seagull. Movie -- Brother Sun, Sister Moon (story of Francis of Assisi)
When Not Fishing "I enjoy spending time with my family at the farm we live on."
Why He Fishes "It's my greatest teacher. It's my vehicle to learn about myself and the universe."
Website www.fishingworld.com/Pro-RickClunn/
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
6/11/2014 BElite Lake Chickamauga 39  
5/15/2014 BElite Lake Dardanelle 4  
5/1/2014 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 25  
4/3/2014 BElite Table Rock Lake 45  
3/20/2014 BElite St. Johns River 65  
3/13/2014 BElite Lake Seminole 78  
8/22/2013 BElite Lake St. Clair 20  
8/8/2013 BElite St. Lawrence River 55  
6/20/2013 BElite Mississippi River 75  
5/9/2013 BElite Alabama River 67  
5/2/2013 BElite West Point Lake 9  
4/18/2013 BElite Bull Shoals Lake 79  
3/21/2013 BElite Falcon Lake 2  
3/14/2013 BElite Sabine River 71  
10/11/2012 FLWT Sam Rayburn Reservoir 54  
9/28/2012 TTBC Lake Conroe 41  
8/23/2012 BElite Oneida Lake 61  
6/28/2012 BElite Lake Michigan 39  
6/21/2012 BElite Mississippi River 12  
6/7/2012 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 76  
5/3/2012 BElite Douglas Lake 19  
4/19/2012 BElite Bull Shoals Lake 21  
3/22/2012 BElite Lake Okeechobee 47  
3/15/2012 BElite St. Johns River 79  
6/16/2011 BElite Lake Wheeler 82  
6/9/2011 BElite Arkansas River 16  
5/12/2011 BElite Lake Murray 10  
5/5/2011 BElite West Point Lake 51  
4/14/2011 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 94  
4/6/2011 BElite Lake Pickwick 79  
3/17/2011 BElite St. Johns River 55  
3/10/2011 BElite Harris Chain 11  
6/17/2010 BElite Ft. Gibson 28  
6/9/2010 BElite Kentucky Lake 79  
5/20/2010 BElite Clarks Hill Lake 13  
5/6/2010 BElite Lake Guntersville 67  
4/29/2010 BElite Pickwick Lake 88  
4/15/2010 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 69  
3/18/2010 BElite Clear Lake 93  
3/11/2010 BElite California Delta 9  
8/13/2009 BElite Oneida Lake 69  
6/11/2009 BElite Mississippi River 17  
6/3/2009 BElite Kentucky Lake 36  
5/7/2009 BElite Lake Guntersville 19  
4/23/2009 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 37  
4/2/2009 BElite Lake Wheeler 72  
3/26/2009 BElite Lake Dardanelle 76  
3/12/2009 BElite Lake Amistad 97  
2/20/2009 BElite Red River 43  
8/7/2008 BElite Lake Oneida 25  
7/31/2008 BElite Lake Erie/Niagara River 61  
6/26/2008 BElite Old Hickory 5  
6/12/2008 BElite Kentucky Lake 9  
6/5/2008 BElite Lake Wheeler 37  
5/15/2008 BElite Lake Murray 88  
5/1/2008 BElite Clarks Hill 85  
4/10/2008 BElite Lake Amistad 44  
4/3/2008 BElite Falcon Lake 83  
3/13/2008 BElite Lake Toho 41  
3/6/2008 BElite Harris Chain 53  
9/13/2007 BElite Lake Tohopekaliga 63  
8/23/2007 BMajor-l Lake Dardanelle 22  
8/9/2007 BElite Potomac River 29  
7/19/2007 BElite Lake Erie/Niagara River 58  
7/12/2007 BElite Lake Champlain 26  
6/21/2007 BElite Grand Lake 101  
6/7/2007 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 26  
4/26/2007 BElite Lake Guntersville 26  
4/19/2007 BElite Clarks Hill 89  
3/29/2007 BElite Clear Lake 78  
3/22/2007 BElite California Delta 68  
3/8/2007 BElite Lake Amistad 57  
2/23/2007 BElite Lay Lake 38  
9/14/2006 BElite Table Rock Lake 55  
8/24/2006 BMajor-l Arkansas River 9  
8/10/2006 BElite Potomac River 14  
7/27/2006 BMajor-a Lake Wylie 32  
7/13/2006 BElite Lake Champlain 73  
7/6/2006 BElite Oneida Lake 46  
6/15/2006 BElite Kentucky Lake 28  
6/1/2006 BElite Grand Lake 50  
5/18/2006 BMajor-m Eagle Mountain Lake 18  
5/4/2006 BElite Clarks Hill Reservoir 18  
4/20/2006 BElite Lake Guntersville 44  
3/30/2006 BElite Santee-Cooper 74  
3/16/2006 BElite Sam Rayburn Reservoir 43  
3/9/2006 BElite Lake Amistad 38  
2/24/2006 BElite Lake Tohopekaliga 21  
7/29/2005 BT Ohio, Monongahela, Allegheny Rivers 33  
6/15/2005 E50 Lake Wissota 10  
6/1/2005 E50 Lewisville Lake 23  
5/18/2005 E50 Lake Dardanelle (Arkansas River) 4  
5/11/2005 FLW Wheeler Lake 65  
4/20/2005 E50 Smith Lake 31  
4/13/2005 FLW Beaver Lake 104  
3/31/2005 BT Table Rock Lake 102  
3/17/2005 BT Lake Norman 3  
3/9/2005 FLW Ouachita River 130  
3/3/2005 BT Strom Thurmond Reservoir (Clarks Hill) 20  
2/24/2005 BT Lake Guntersville 7  
2/9/2005 FLW Lake Toho 127  
2/3/2005 BT Harris Chain 138  
1/27/2005 BT Lake Toho 36  
1/19/2005 FLW Lake Okeechobee 13  
6/23/2004 FLW Lake Champlain 186  
6/16/2004 E50 Ohio, Cumberland, Tennessee Rivers 3  
6/2/2004 E50 Alabama River 18  
5/19/2004 E50 Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway 48  
5/12/2004 FLW Kentucky Lake 119  
4/14/2004 E50 Lake Dardanelle 17  
3/31/2004 FLW Beaver Lake 169  
3/25/2004 BT Santee Cooper Lakes 37  
3/18/2004 BT Lake Eufaula 97  
3/10/2004 FLW Old Hickory Lake 6  
3/4/2004 BT Table Rock Lake 38  
2/26/2004 BT Lake Guntersville 68  
2/11/2004 FLW Atchafalaya Basin 113  
2/5/2004 BT Smith Lake 20  
1/29/2004 BT Harris Chain of Lakes 107  
1/21/2004 FLW Lake Okeechobee 53  
9/10/2003 FLW* James River 40  
6/18/2003 FLW Wheeler Lake (Forrest Wood Open) 96  
5/14/2003 FLW Kentucky Lake 34  
4/9/2003 FLW Beaver Lake (Wal-Mart Open) 7  
3/20/2003 BT Santee Cooper 161  
3/12/2003 FLW Lake Murray 4  
3/6/2003 BT Lake Eufaula 59  
2/20/2003 BT Toledo Bend 15  
2/12/2003 FLW Atchafalaya Basin 47  
2/6/2003 BT Lake Seminole 141  
1/22/2003 FLW Lake Okeechobee 135  
1/16/2003 BT Lake Okeechobee 80  
1/9/2003 BT Harris Chain of Lakes 131  
9/11/2002 FLW* Cross Lake 8  
6/19/2002 FLW Lake Champlain 10  
5/15/2002 FLW Old Hickory Lake 89  
5/8/2002 BT Lake Eufaula 95  
4/17/2002 FLW Beaver Lake 68  
4/10/2002 BT Lake Guntersville 108  
3/13/2002 FLW Lake Ouachita 8  
2/13/2002 FLW Lake Wheeler 36  
2/6/2002 BT Lake Seminole 28  
1/23/2002 FLW Lake Okeechobee 52  
12/12/2001 BT Lake Toho 44  
10/31/2001 BT Red River 100  
8/22/2001 BT Lake St. Clair 83  
8/2/2001 BT* Lower Mississippi 17  


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

Biographical data last updated: 2/8/2013

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