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Flip and Stu compete in the Red Trout event of the Redbone Celebrity Tournaments.

Flip Pallot —he of Walker Cay Chronicles fame—along with IGFA Hall of Famer Stu Apte, will be featured on the ESPN Outdoors Saltwater Series this Sunday Sunday, May 3, at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern) on ESPN2.

This is the first season for the ESPN Outdoors Saltwater series, which aims to depict “the unique lifestyle of saltwater fishing.” ESPN Outdoors personality Jose Wejebe—he of Spanish Fly fame—will host the show.

Flip and Stu compete in the Savannah, Georgia, Red Trout event of the Redbone Celebrity Tournaments, where Stu won the Celebrity Division. The tournament format is a two-day competition where two anglers are teamed with a local guide. The Savannah event—the 5th stop in the series— focused on catching spotted sea trout and redfish.but a late winter cold front makes for the most challenging of fishing conditions. How to catch fish in adverse conditions? Wait on the tide to bring them to you. Catch it Saturday morning on ESPN2.

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Tom Bie is the founder, editor, and publisher of The Drake. He started the magazine in 1998 as an annual newsprint publication based in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. He then moved it to Steamboat, Colorado (1999), Boulder, Colorado (2001), and San Clemente, California (2004), as he took jobs as managing editor at Paddler, Senior Editor at Skiing, and Editor-in-Chief at Powder, respectively. Tom and The Drake are now both based in Denver, Colorado, where The Drake is finally all grows up(Swingers, 1996) to a quarterly magazine.

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