• KVD Wins In Paris, Tennessee

    KVD Kentucky Lake 2010 1

    Posted about 4 years ago by Matt Murray

    This past weekend Bassmaster Elite series pro Kevin VanDam wearing his Signature series Polarized Flak Jacket XLJ with his favorite Oakley Minute Machine watch, won the Tennessee Triumph with a four-day total of 92 pounds 5 ounces.

  • Oakley's Kevin VanDam Bassmaster Classic World Champion

    KVD 2 2010

    Posted over 4 years ago by

    The most dominant angler in Bassmaster history added to his legacy at the 2010 Bassmaster Classic. Kevin VanDam, won while wearing a proto type of the soon to release KVD signature series Flak Jacket XLJ with Jet Black frames, bright Red ear socks, black Icon and his favorite Titanium Iridium polarized lenses. Kevin was also donning his Angler of the Year Oakley bonus on his left wrist a Time Bomb II.

Kevin VanDam

KVD Bluegrass Braw I
Date of Birth:
October 14, 1967
Hometown:
Kalamazoo, MI
Sponsors:
Outdoor Management Group, Nitro Boats, Bass Pro Shops, Strike King, Toyota, Quantum Fishing, Mercury Marine, Motorguide, Plano, Stowmaster
Hobbies:
Deer hunting

Career Highlights

    • Outdoor Sportsman of the Year by ESPN (2002)
    • Bassmaster Classic championship (2001 and 2005)
    • Ranked #1 in World (#1 ranking 7 of last 8 years)
    • 5 time BASS Angler of the Year – 1992, 1996, 1999, 2008, 2009
    • FLW Angler of the Year - 2001
    • 16 BASS 1st place finishes
    • 84 BASS top 10 finishes
    • 134 BASS top 20 finishes
    • 20 time BassMaster Classic qualifier
    • 2 time BassMaster Classic Champion – 2001, 2005
    • 1st angler to reach 2M and 3M in career earnings
    • Career Earnings: $3.6 million