One of the most recognizable faces on the Bassmaster Elite Series, Gary Klein has become a Legend in the fishing industry since joining the pro ranks in 1970. In his very first year, Gary won a tournament and finished second in the Angler of the Year race to Rowland Martin using a new technique called Flipping. Eventually, Gary would go on to claim the Angler of the Year Title, Twice. Since 1979, Gary has logged everything in his diary related to his fishing experiences making him one of the most knowledgeable anglers in the industry. Hailing from Weatherford, Texas, Gary has garnered some very prestigious titles including 2 time BASS Angler of the Year, 8 BASS Titles, 30 Bassmaster Classic Qualifications, Top 10 BASS All-Time Money Winner, 6 FLW Championship Qualifications, and ranked as one of the Top 10 Greatest Angler Debate by ESPN. Gary has designed the Gary Klein Swimming Jig along with design input on many other of the Swamper Jigs which are exclusive to Profound Outdoors.