Rick Clunn

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Rick Clunn (born August 24, 1946) is a professional bass fisherman from La Porte, TX who currently resides in Ava, Missouri. He has won the Bassmaster Classic tournament four times, in 1976, 1977, 1984, and 1990, tying him with Kevin VanDam for most wins. Clunn is considered one of the best anglers of all time, having placed in the top 10 in over 100 tournaments, and winning seventeen of those. In 1988, he was voted Angler of the Year by the B.A.S.S. organization. In 2001, he was inducted into the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame.

Clunn has appeared on Comedy Central's The Daily Show, as well as in numerous fishing shows and bass magazines.

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He is married to Melissa Clunn. They have four children: Sage, River, Brooke and Courtney.

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