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8/23/1983

Chad Pipkens

Chad  Pipkens

Info

Hometown Holt, Michigan
Age 38
Former Occupation Runs interior/exterior paint company (current)
Height 6' 2''
Weight 185 lbs.

Stats

Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 29 (4) As of 9/20/2019
Career Earnings* $559,533 As of 9/20/2019
Current World Rank 62
Current Bassmaster Standing 31 (544 points)
Best Finish in 2021 9 - Pickwick Lake, 3/18/2021
Best Finish in 2020 7 - Lake Chickamauga, 10/16/2020
Last 3 Finishes 20 - St. Lawrence River, 7/15/2021
25 - Lake Champlain, 7/8/2021
24 - Lake Ray Roberts, 6/11/2021
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 2 (0) As of 9/20/2019
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 9/20/2019

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Mike Iaconelli
Home Lake Erie
Favorite Lake Champlain
Least Favorite Lake Chickamauga
Favorite Technique Topwater
Primary Fishing Strength Offshore smallmouth
Secondary Fishing Strength Finesse
Biggest Weakness Shallow cranking
Boat Skeeter
Motor Yamaha
Fishing Sponsors Flow-Rite Controls, Damiki, Huk, Powell, Costa, Lake Drive Marine, Sunline, Gamakatsu, Power-Pole, Hamby’s, Angler Hosting, Skeeter, Yamaha, Rigid Industries, RMC Boat Works, Abu Garcia
Non-Fishing Sponsors Douglas J Companies, Clear Strategy Retirement Group
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) GMC Yukon XL

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food "Pizza and sushi ... not together!"
Favorite Music Country and rap
Favorite Book/Movie Old school (movie)
Non-Angling Hero "Anyone that who the drive and passion to do things they don’t enjoy in order to obtain their goals … Be happy and thankful, but never satisfied."
When Not Fishing "Play hockey, golf, run/lift weights, snowboard, tailgate, and anything on or around water!"
Why He Fishes "I love fishing, sports, speed, competition, outdoors, gambling and a changing challenge. Tournament fishing ties all those into one!"
Website www.chadpipkens.com
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
5/9/2013 BElite Alabama River 45  
4/18/2013 BElite Bull Shoals Lake 70  
4/21/2016 BElite Bull Shoals/Norfork Lakes 105  
8/22/2019 BElite Cayuga Lake 16  
6/23/2016 BElite Cayuga Lake 44  
8/21/2014 BElite Cayuga Lake 64  
2/9/2017 BElite Cherokee Lake 99  
8/13/2015 BElite Chesapeake Bay 3  
8/7/2014 BElite Delaware River 12  
8/23/2012 FLWT Detroit River 3  
3/21/2013 BElite Falcon Lake 93  
4/26/2018 BElite Grand Lake 75  
3/4/2016 BElite Grand Lake O' the Cherokees 50  
5/4/2018 BElite Kentucky Lake 27  
6/3/2015 BElite Kentucky Lake 110  
7/8/2021 BElite Lake Champlain 25  
7/30/2020 BElite Lake Champlain 21  
7/27/2017 BElite Lake Champlain 36  
9/15/2011 FLWT Lake Champlain 67  
9/20/2018 BElite Lake Chatuge 36  
10/16/2020 BElite Lake Chickamauga 7  
6/11/2014 BElite Lake Chickamauga 112  
6/2/2017 BElite Lake Dardanelle 53  
5/15/2014 BElite Lake Dardanelle 74  
6/10/2020 BElite Lake Eufaula 13  
4/22/2021 BElite Lake Fork 28  
11/5/2020 BElite Lake Fork 18  
5/2/2019 BElite Lake Fork 8  
5/20/2021 BElite Lake Guntersville 32  
9/30/2020 BElite Lake Guntersville 76  
3/6/2020 BElite Lake Guntersville 48  
6/21/2019 BElite Lake Guntersville 6  
4/9/2015 BElite Lake Guntersville 59  
4/4/2019 BElite Lake Hartwell 9  
2/20/2015 BElite Lake Hartwell 41  
5/7/2015 BElite Lake Havasu 52  
2/14/2019 BElite Lake Lanier 54  
2/8/2018 BElite Lake Martin 41  
6/29/2018 BElite Lake Oahe 28  
2/23/2017 BElite Lake Okeechobee 21  
2/3/2011 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 135  
6/11/2021 BElite Lake Ray Roberts 24  
3/13/2014 BElite Lake Seminole 67  
8/20/2020 BElite Lake St. Clair 80  
9/28/2019 BElite Lake St. Clair 37  
8/24/2017 BElite Lake St. Clair 42  
8/27/2015 BElite Lake St. Clair 4  
8/22/2013 BElite Lake St. Clair 74  
9/19/2019 BElite Lake Tenkiller 42  
6/8/2016 BElite Lake Texoma 104  
5/17/2018 BElite Lake Travis 31  
6/21/2018 BElite Mississippi River 25  
9/8/2016 BElite Mississippi River 58  
6/20/2013 BElite Mississippi River 77  
5/6/2021 BElite Neely Henry Lake 28  
3/18/2021 BElite Pickwick Lake 9  
8/11/2016 BElite Potomac River 91  
6/2/2011 FLWT Potomac River 126  
4/27/2017 BElite Ross Barnett Reservoir 107  
4/8/2021 BElite Sabine River 95  
6/7/2018 BElite Sabine River 65  
3/19/2015 BElite Sabine River 110  
3/14/2013 BElite Sabine River 93  
4/30/2015 BElite Sacramento River 41  
5/17/2017 BElite Sam Rayburn Reservoir 81  
10/8/2020 BElite Santee Cooper Lakes 73  
2/11/2021 BElite St. Johns River 58  
2/6/2020 BElite St. Johns River 29  
2/7/2019 BElite St. Johns River 51  
3/17/2016 BElite St. Johns River 48  
3/20/2014 BElite St. Johns River 87  
7/15/2021 BElite St. Lawrence River 20  
7/23/2020 BElite St. Lawrence River 29  
8/15/2019 BElite St. Lawrence River 44  
8/23/2018 BElite St. Lawrence River 94  
7/20/2017 BElite St. Lawrence River 48  
7/30/2015 BElite St. Lawrence River 32  
8/8/2013 BElite St. Lawrence River 10  
9/17/2015 BElite Sturgeon Bay (Lake Michigan) 5  
4/3/2014 BElite Table Rock Lake 39  
2/25/2021 BElite Tennessee River 70  
4/6/2017 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 73  
5/12/2016 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 97  
5/1/2014 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 33  
5/2/2013 BElite West Point Lake 73  
4/28/2016 BElite Wheeler Lake 89  
4/11/2019 BElite Winyah Bay 62  
4/7/2016 BElite Winyah Bay 100  


*BASS events (all events because BASS does not report Tour and Open earnings separately) and FLW Tour.

Biographical data last updated: 10/20/2016

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