Parker Poised and Persistent on the Mighty Mississippi

The Champions Tour welcomed 51 anglers to Wabasha, MN this week for the first event of the 2022 season. In a field full of new talent, the wily Tour veterans stood amongst a sea of fresh faces. This is the second time the Champions Tour has visited the Mississippi River and those who have been here before know that it is unlike any other body of water in the state, or maybe even the country. […]


A few years ago, I was in Austin having lunch on Lake Travis with Joe and Jake – my guys at YETI. I had this idea I wanted to bounce off them: I want to live out a lifelong dream of competing professionally. I just didn’t know if anyone would want to see me at that level. […]