“I actually think that walleye tournament fishing is very healthy right now, but there have been some changes over the last 10 years.“
It’s a question often found on any fishing forum or discussed around the dinner table at a rules meeting; “What do you think is happening with the pro tournament circuit?”
It’s the million-dollar question for many anglers. Many of the seasoned pros have seen walleye tournaments evolve from the original Professional Walleye Trail (PWT) to what is now known as the Cabela’s National Walleye Tour, which recently picked up the remains of what the FLW circuit carried for a few years in between. On the surface, the professional walleye circuit may appear to be struggling.
Is it due to a change in interest, lack of sponsorship or is the industry responding in a different direction? Read more here