We are thrilled to announce that Folsom’s own Luke Johns, a rising titan in the competitive fishing world, has officially qualified and accepted his invitation to the prestigious BAM Pro Tour for 2024!
With a string of impressive accolades, Luke’s journey from the club circuits to the apex of the angling world is nothing short of remarkable.
🏅 Qualifications & Achievements:
Luke Johns Qualified through the 2023 APEX Pro Tour
Astounding 9 Top 10 finishes
Champion of 4 major tournaments including APEX CUP, WWBT Pro/Am, Spartan 580, and the WWBT College Series
Crowned WWBT Angler of the Year, a testament to his unwavering dedication and skill
🛥️ Gear & Partnerships:
Luke’s mastery of the waters is powered by his trusted Skeeter boat, propelled by a reliable Yamaha engine, and guided by state-of-the-art Garmin electronics. His success is also buoyed by strong partnerships with premier brands like Fisherman’s Warehouse Mega Store, Gary Yamamoto Custom Baits, General Tire, Dobyns Rods, Super Clean, C & C Marine, Torch Eyewear and Buck N’ Bass.
👨👩👧 Family & Foundation:
With a support system envied by many, Luke often has his family by his side, harmonizing his personal life with a burgeoning career that’s already hinting at a Hall of Fame trajectory.
🎣 From Founding Clubs to Firsts in History:
Luke’s passion for fishing is reflected in his initiative to found and continue his involvement in a fishing club, nurturing the sport’s growth. His leap into professional waters was marked by becoming the youngest ever at 20 to clinch a WWBT Pro/Am event, setting the stage for a storied career.
🏆 Consistent Excellence:
Since then, Luke has been on a victory parade, adding more major wins at Folsom Lake and the Columbia River. His relentless pursuit of greatness has amassed additional Top 10 finishes, further solidifying his place as a force to be reckoned with in the angling arena.
As Luke sets his sights on the BAM Pro Tour, it’s clear that his career is accelerating at full throttle. His talent, matched with a professional ethos and youthful vigor, promises a thrilling performance on the tour. Let’s cast our cheers and support for Luke Johns as he embarks on this exciting new adventure!
Here’s to making a splash on the BAM Pro Tour, Luke! 🐟🏆
About BAM Tournament Trail
The Bass Angler Magazine Tournament Trail (BAM TT) is an exclusive west coast pro level tournament circuit. BAM TT delivers multiple opportunities to showcase the talents of western anglers on several professional platforms.
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