Boat/Motor: BassCat Cougar w/250 Yamaha SHO
Favourite Lakes: Lake Muskoka, Lake Scugog, Lake Erie and Lake Couchiching
Species Preference: As long as it’s a Bass
Favourite Techniques: Flippin’ & Pitching for Largies & Jerk Baitin’ for Smallies
• B.A.S.S Team Ontario 2010
• Numerous Wins, Top 10’s, Big Fish Awards and Classic Qualifications! Missing the Classic win!
Sponsors: EdgePoint Inc.,BioEdge Scents,Gary Yamamoto Custom Baits,Simax Rods,Mizmo Bait Co.,Vicious Fishing,Eco Pro Tungsten,Kumho Hooks,Live Target,Trailhead Lager,Butler’s Appliance Service
Boat/Motor: Astro F18w/175 mercury
Favourite Lakes: Lake Dalrymple, Lake Erie, Tri-lakes
Species Preference: Bass
Favourite Techniques: Flippin’ & Pitching for Largies tubing for smallies
Boat/Motor: 16’ Tracker Pro V Guide/60 HP Mercury
Favorite Lakes: Coe Island Lake (Cottage J)
Species Preference: The ones that are biting
Favorite Techniques: Whatever works, but top water is cool
• Dylan & Ryan
• Still married
Sponsors: Bill Dawson
After successfully operating a Salmon Charter on Lake Ontario (winner 1980 Toronto Star Salmon Hunt Weekly Award),
I competed in my first bass tournament in 1982 and have been hooked since.
• Over 100 top ten finishes and numerous wins and Classic appearances.
• CSFL Pro Bass Tour Team of the Year 2008
• York Bassmasters Conservation Director
• B.A.S.S. Berkley Conservation Awards 2007 & 2011
• Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority Water Protection Award 2009
Sponsored by: BioEdge Fishing Scents, Wellington Brewery, Trailhead Premium Lager, Gary Yamamoto Custom Baits,
Mizmo Bait Company, Eco Pro Tungsten, Vicious Fishing Line, Five Fish Graphics
Boat,18 foot Rajun Cajin ,150 Yamaha,Favourite
Technique Topwater and shallow crank.
Tournies: many wins Top being winning the boat,many top 10’s.
Sponsors: Edgepoint,Bio edge,Gary Yamamoto,Mizmo,Vicious lines and Megacity Towing.
Michael Di Nunno
Tony Di Nunno
Boat : None /Co-Angler
Favorite Lakes: Scugog, Rice,Georgian Bay.
Favorite Species: Whatever my hook sticks
Favorite Technique: Flipping
Boat/Motor: 16.5’ Multi-Species
Favourite Lakes: Rice, Tri-Lakes and French River
Species Preference: Bucket Mouths!
Favourite techniques: Senko, Spinner, Jerk
First fish I ever had on a line was a Mako Shark at age 6. I’ve been hooked ever since!
Based out of Big Bay Point on weekends.
Son Jacob is a Jr.
Fishes smallmouths most of the time.
Career winnings to date: $0 – I plan to double it this season.
My Ride: My brothers Lund Rebel XL with a 60 hp Merc (when he’s working)
Steve Eric- Markovic
My rig: 2010 Mercedes-Benz GL350 Turbo Diesel towing a 2008 Skeeter ZX250 powered by a Yamaha 250 HPDI Series 2
My favorite lake: Pigeon…cause that’s where my cottage is 😉
My favorite technique: whatever gets the job done!!
Species: I fish for everything…but there is nothing like tournament bass fishing!!
Achievements: I have had quite a few but my greatest achievement is helping others catch and get hooked on fishing!!
Bio: Husband, father, IT professional by day, SEM Outdoor owner and Mega Jigs creator by night…not to mention; BASS tournament warrior on the weekends!!
Just a guy, blessed with great family and friends who makes the best jigs with my partner Mike P.
Boat/Motor: 2005 Ranger Z21 & 2012 Mercury 250 Pro XS
Favourite Lakes: Lake Okeechobee, Loxahatchee Florida, Couchinching, Lake of Bays & Georgian Bay
Species Preference: Bass (is there any other?)
Favourite Techniques: Like them all…
Sponsors: EdgePoint Inc., Yamamoto Custom Baits, Eco Pro Tungsten, Mizmo Bait Co., BioEdge Scents, Vicious Fishing, Kumho Hooks and Five Fish Graphics
My rig: 2010 Ranger Z521 powered by a 2013 Mercury 250 Sport XS.
My favorite lakes: Rice, Balsam and Kashe
My favorite technique: Dragging tubes or flipping jigs
Species: I fish all species but my favorite is fall small mouth.
Achievements: I have be fishing tournaments since 2002 thru the CSFL and Top bass series
Sponsors: Trailwood Transport, Alliston Signs, Radioworld, and SEM mega jigs.
Partners- Danny Dunn, Jason Kennedy and Paul O’connor
Boat / Motor – Ranger 519DVS 225 Yamaha VMax
Favorite Lake – Tri Lakes
Favorite Techniques – Flipping and Drop Shot
Favourite Lakes: Rice Lake and Quinte
Species Preference: Smallies
Favourite Techniques: Pitching for Largies & Jerk Baiting for Smallies
About me: Gear freak, love to tune and modifying reels.
Boat/Motor: Basscat Panterra II with a 200 Evenrude Etec HO
Favourite Lakes: Stoney lake in Ontario, Lake Fork in Texas (Fished 5 times)
Species Preference: Smallmouth
Favourite Techniques: Topwater
• Defending champion Muskoka and Dalrymple club tournaments 2012
• York Bassmasters Club Tournament Director
Not sponsored by: Shimano, Basscat, Evenrude, Quantum, Lowrance, Bass Pro Shops, Berkley, & MotorGuide (but I have their patches.)
a.k.a. `Chef Beny` from the Spring Fishing and Boat Show.
I’m just a simple guy who loves to fish hard.
Favourite technique is dead sticking senkos both Texas and wacky rig style.
Favourite lakes: Manitouwabe, G Pool and Pigeon
1st place Island Lake Reservoir Bass Tournament 2009
1st place Bass Division Lake Manitouwabe 2007
I`m continuously adding to my repertoire of bass catching techniques fishing with our club members. Joining the club has raised my knowledge of fishing to heights I could have never imagined!
Boat/Motor: Lottery win soon!
Favourite Lakes: Lake Muskoka and Lake Couchiching
Species Preference: A Bass is a Bass
Favourite Techniques: Jerk Baiting
• Several Club wins!
• 2012 OBN Member Of The Year
• York Bassmasters Secretary
• York Bassmasters Social Director
• York Jr. Bassmasters Treasure
Sponsors: To come…..
Boat-no boat yet
Favorite water- st clair,quinte and erie
Favorite species- smallmouth bass,musky,salmon
Favorite techniques -walk the dog and jerkbaits
Boat/Motor: 2006 Triton TR200 w/ 225 Mercury Optimax
Favorite Lakes: Lake Couchiching, Glouchester Pool, Pigeon Lake
Favorite Technique: Flippin and Pitchin… the thicker the better!
2014 HYPER Tour Angler of the Year
York Bassmasters Webmaster
Kistler Rods Canada
Boat/Motor: Ranger 521 W/ Mercury 250 Pro XS
Favourite Lakes: Lake Erie and the Tri Lakes
Species Preference: Largemouth Bass
Favourite Techniques: Top Water and Jerk Baits
Johney Snags, Johney No-Stik
boat/motors 2013 Ranger 620VS/ 250 Verado/101 Terrova
york member 2006
favourite lake/ river lake erie, upper niagara
favourite fishes bass,crappies, salmon
favourite baits whatever is working
go-to-baits senkos, solid frogs, tubes
sponsors, ” MY WIFE MARIA”
Favourite Lake: Gloucester Pool
favorite Species: Bass, but anything that swims is good.
Represented Canada in the 2006 BASS World Championships on Harris Chain of Lakes, Florida. Finished 18th
Boat/Motor: TR176 Triton w/ 130 Evenrude Etec
Favourite Lakes: Lake Dalrymple and Lake Erie
Species Preference: Bass
Favourite Techniques: Senko, Frogs and Top Water
• 2010, 2011 and 2013 York Bassmasters Angler of the year
• 2010 and 2011 OBN Angler of the Year
• Several overall top 10 finishes in the CSFL BM100s
Jasper Yu Zhang
Boat/Motor: Ranger Fisherman 619VS/Evinrude E-TEC H.O. 2225
Favourite Lakes: Gloucester Pool, Lake Couchiching, South East Georgian Bay
Species Preference: Largemouth/Smallmouth Bass, Rainbow Trout, Walleye
Favourite Technique: Senkos, Tubing, Top Water, Jerk Baits