Classic Bass Champions Tour Adds Two New Sponsors

Minn Kota and Humminbird Sign On as Exclusive Partners

Zimmerman, MN – Classic Bass (, a leader in providing bass tournament anglers informative, current information, and presenter of the Champions Tour is pleased to announce that Minn Kota® and Humminbird® have joined on as sponsors for the inaugural season of the Champions Tour.

Minn Kota and Humminbird will be the official trolling motor, shallow water anchor, onboard battery charger and electronics of the Classic Bass Champions Tour.  “We are very honored and excited to be getting in on the ground floor with the Classic Bass Champions Tour,” said Brad Henry, Minn Kota Brand Manager.  “We at Johnson Outdoors realize that concept of this tournament circuit is one that excites competitors and fishing enthusiasts, which gives us the opportunity to educate them about our portfolio of great products.”


With the sponsorship of the Classic Bass Champions Tour, Classic Bass will award one of the new Minn Kota Ultrex Trolling Motors and Humminbird HELIX12 SI G2N unit featuring MEGA-Imaging, at the 2017 Champions Tour Championship being held in September.

“We are thrilled that these two iconic brands have partnered with Classic Bass to support the Champions Tour during its first season, stated Scott Bonnema, Owner of Classic Bass.  “Having used the Ultrex and HELIX products before, it will be very exciting to see an angler walk away with these items at our Championship next September,” stated Bonnema.

Classic Bass aims at providing bass fisherman with beneficial and current bass fishing information, which now will be boosted by the Champions Tour, as results can be followed real time via and on social media.  Competing anglers will also be providing Classic Bass with helpful fishing information on the lake they are fishing, along with the techniques and lures they are using.


For a full schedule and details on the 2017 Classic Bass Champions Tour presented by Skeeter Boats and Yamaha Outboards, visit

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About Classic Bass:
Since 1994, Classic Bass’s mission is to support bass tournament anglers of all skill levels with access to comprehensive information on tournaments, techniques, results and products.  In addition, Classic Bass provides person-to-person boat sales and industry leading news.