Kittrell , NC
Competition Team: ASC
2020 National Standings
2020 Division Point Standings
2020 Service Team Standings (American Fishing Tour Only)
2020 Tournament Results
What Truck, Boat and Outboard does Durwood run?
Triton TR21X, Mercury 250, Dodge Ram
What Durwood does for a living:
Automotive Service Manager
What you should know about Durwood:
How Durwood started fishing
Started Fishing as a kid with my younger brother and Dad. We fished Kerr Lake (Buggs Island) local farm ponds and at our local coast at the outer banks. Got started tournament fishing after being invited by a boater that i admire very much Paul Shuey to link as a co-angler in the Weekend Series and have been hooked ever since.
Aspirations or goals with fishing
To fish differant bodies of water and continously improve my fishing skills while being competitive in the tournament environment
Favorite way to fish
Love to use crankbaits to determine were and what mood the fish are in any giving day
Most exciting fishing experience
Prefishing a tournament on Lake Erie we took a day during the middle of the week and just fun fished all day. We had a blast with the small mouth. What an amazing fishery.
How Durwood preps for a tournament
Take the afternoon before and stop prefishing early. Get the boat and tackle together, wife helps and she is amazing gets the next days lunch and drinks ready. Then very importantly go to bed early and get a good nights sleep.
Three favorite search baits
Best tournament finish and what you did that day when you were fishing.
Most challenging part of tournament fishing
When tournaments don't go my way
Advice to give to an aspiring tournament angler:
Some shared general bass fishing techniques for people just getting into the sport