FLW Outdoors is named after Forrest L. Wood, the legendary founder of Ranger Boats, and is the largest fishing tournament organization in the world. FLW Outdoors offers anglers worldwide the opportunity to compete for millions of dollars in cash and prizes over the course of almost 200 tournaments operated annually. FLW Outdoors? prestigious fishing tournament circuits include the Walmart FLW Tour, EverStart Series, Walmart Bass Fishing League, National Guard FLW Walleye Tour and National Guard FLW College Fishing.
FLW Outdoors offers a complete hierarchy of tournament circuits that accommodate everyone - from the beginner to the full-time touring professional - and also is regarded as the most lucrative bass fishing tournament organization in the world. The key to the hierarchy is a series of qualifying circuits that allows anglers opportunities to advance to the next level of competition and correspondingly bigger payouts.
FLW Outdoors' tournament portfolio includes the Forrest Wood Cup, the world championship of bass fishing that offers the richest bass-fishing payout in the world. The world?s top anglers fish qualifying events to earn points for their right to compete for the $600,000 first-place cash prize.