Takasaki and Randash Win Winnipeg River Greenback Championship
Nov 6th, 2022 by sworrall
Modified Nov 6th, 2022 at 5:34 PM
SIOUX FALLS, SD – (October 18, 2022) – South Dakota professional walleye pro, Ted Takasaki, Sioux Falls, SD, along with his partner, Dave Randash, Dilworth, North Dakota, claimed a 1st place victory at the prestigious sponsored by Lund Boats. This tournament was held on the Winnipeg River out of Pine Falls, Manitoba, Canada. They were crowned the winners on October 16, 2022 after two grueling, cold, windy, and wet days on the water.
Their catch was anchored by a 30-inch, 8.5-pound giant Greenback walleye! Takasaki and Randash caught 8 walleyes which weighed 37.03 pounds while smashing the 2nd place team by over 5 pounds! It’s the 2nd international win for the Takasaki Randash team.
“Ted is a national Hall-of-Fame angler, an expert on walleye fishing, and we are excited about Ted and Dave’s excellent victory at the Lund-sponsored Winnipeg River Greenback Championship.” – Lenn Scholz, President, Lund Boats
Takasaki has been a successful, professional walleye tournament angler for over 30 years. He has been featured in many national outdoor magazines, conducted hundreds of walleye seminars across the Midwest, hosted numerous TV shows, and is considered to be one of America’s leading walleye and multi-species fishing experts.
“I’m super stoked about our 1st place victory! This win will be a great opportunity for us to encourage young anglers to get into the sport of competitive fishing!” says Takasaki.
Ted’s sponsors include: Lund Boats, Mercury Outboards, MinnKota Motors, Humminbird Electronics, JT Outdoors Rods, Fish-On Rod Holders, Gamakatsu Hooks, Off Shore Planer Boards, Skinzit Fish Skinners, & Interstate Batteries