Pro Spotlight: Kevin VanDam

Kevin VanDam

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Name: Kevin VanDam
Age: 46
Current Residence: Kalamzoo, Michigan
Tour: B.A.S.S. Elite Series
Years Pro: 24
Career Earnings: $5.91 million
Current World Rank: 12
Favorite Lake: Lake St. Clair
Favorite Technique: Fishing Spinnerbaits around tight cover.
Boat: Nitro
Motor: Mercury
Tow Vehicle: Toyota Tundra
Fishing Sponsors: Strike King, Plano, Motorguide, Mustad, Quantum, D&R Sports, HydroWave, Humminbird & RMR Industries
Non-Fishing Sponsors: Toyota, Anheuser-Busch & Mission Athlete Care

Kevin VanDam's Gear

Rods

  • New and improved, the Quantum Tour KVD Casting Rods are the same rods KVD uses to dominate the Elite Series - now with key new features and enhancements.

  • Kevin VanDam is one of the best in the business when it comes to fishing a crankbait, and the new and improved Quantum Tour KVD Cranking Rods have all the features and attributes he needs when he is on tour.

  • The same rods Kevin VanDam uses when he is fishing on the Elite Series against the best in the world, the Quantum Tour KVD Spinning Rods deliver incredible lightweight sensitivity and power.

Reels

  • Completely redesigned and re-engineered by Kevin VanDam and Quantum's engineering team, the Quantum Tour KVD 150 Cranking Reels are the same reels KVD relies on for his cranking and reaction bait fishing.

  • Designed by one of the best in the business, Elite Series pro, Kevin VanDam, the Quantum PT Team KVD Casting Reel delivers tour level performance at a price that everyday anglers can appreciate.

  • Offering tournament caliber performance at a reasonable price, the Quantum PT Team KVD Spinning Reel delivers lightweight performance and features Kevin VanDam would be proud to fish.

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