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Scott Martin

Professional Angler

When Scott first started fishing the National Bass fishing trail, he was on a hot streak from the word “go.” During his first year of fishing in 1999, he was FLW Tour Co-angler of the Year. In 2000, at his second tournament, he won his first national tour event. Scott has an amazing 34 top-10 finishes on the FLW Tour, with 6 tour wins and $2.5 million in winnings. He is ranked second in all-time money earnings and first in all-time FLW Tour wins. With 16 cup qualifications, he is one of the sport’s most decorated and consistent anglers. Scott also hosts the “Scott Martin Challenge” show on NBC Sports — now in its 11th season.


Eight Career Wins

2011 Forrest Wood Cup Champion

2015 FLW Angler of the Year

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Nickname

Scotty

Proudest Moment

Winning the FLW Cup for my family

If I weren’t a professional fisherman, I would be a …

Charter boat captain

Favorite Meal

Sushi

Favorite Movie

“Napoleon Dynamite”

Favorite Lure

All of them

Favorite Boat Snack

Bridgford jerky

Favorite Magazine

FLW and Bassmaster

Mentor

Dad

Favorite Fishing Memory

Catching the winning fish at Champlain on my son’s birthday

Kid Goals

Fishing guide

Music

A little of everything

Quote to Live By

Work hard, pray hard, fish hard.

Scott’s Fishing Partner

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