Pro Spotlight: Gary Klein

Gary Klein

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Name: Gary Klein
Age: 56
Hometown: Weatherford, Texas
Tour: B.A.S.S. Elite Series
Years Pro: 40
Career Earnings: $2.34 Million
Current World Rank: 114
Favorite Lake:Dosen't have one
Favorite Technique: Flipping
Boat: Triton
Motor: Mercury
Tow Vehicle: Toyota Tundra
Fishing Sponsors: Berkley, Havoc, Powerbait, Quantum, MotorGuide, Simms, Odyssey Batteries, Wiley X, Lowrance, Fish Boss & T-H Marine
Non Fishing Sponsors: Repel, Toyota & Wired2Fish

Gary Klein's Gear


  • Now featuring Quantum's advanced EX5 graphite blanks, the Quantum EXO Tour PT Casting Rods are lighter and more sensitive than ever - with the durability tournament anglers demand.

  • Weighing in between 3.1oz and 3.3oz, the Quantum EXO Tour PT Spinning Rods just keep getting lighter and lighter thanks to their new EX5 graphite blanks and updated components.

  • 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.


  • Quantum shoots conventional reel design full of holes with the Quantum EXO PT Casting Reels. Weighing in at less than 6-oz, they feature Quantum's revolutionary EXO-skeletal hybrid construction.

  • The Quantum EXO 200 PT Casting Reels are bigger and better than ever with increased line capacity and the same award-winning, ultra lightweight, lightning fast performance.

  • Featuring Quantum's revolutionary EXO-skeletal hybrid construction, the Quantum EXO PT Spinning reels are incredibly lightweight and powerful. They shoot conventional reel design full of holes.