Former BASS Elite Pro to Co-Host "The Edge" Fishing Podcast starting August 1

KIMBERLING CITY, MO. -- Bass Edge has announced the selection of Kurt Dove as the newest co-host of The Edge podcast Presented by KeelGuard beginning with the August 1 episode. The role places Dove alongside Aaron Martin hosting the No. 1 rated bass fishing podcast on iTunes and delivering the latest tips and techniques with the nation's top anglers.

"I am stoked to have Kurt at the mic. He's extremely familiar with our audience and is a preparation machine that is sure to translate into more success for our listeners while their on the water," said Bass Edge Host Aaron Martin.

Dove has been a full-time professional bass angler since 2005 and has competed at the highest level, the B.A.S.S Elite Series, from 2006-2008. Additionally, he currently runs a successful fishing guide business at Lake Amistad in Del Rio, Texas and continues to fish several regional circuits throughout the country.

"I'm taking a firm grip on this great opportunity with Bass Edge," said Dove. "Podcasting is a leading media outlet and bass anglers are able to listen at their convenience with the iTunes download. Bass Edge has been a brand I have associated with for years. They are innovative and provide anglers forward thinking in the bass fishing media market. I look forward to visiting with listeners from across the country."

Dove is no stranger to the media role as he has made multiple appearances with Bass Edge on the Outdoor Channel, World Fishing Network, ESPN and NBC Sports Network. He is also cemented in the fishing community serving as the Vice President of the Professional Anglers Association, PAA.

Bass Edge's The Edge is presented by Megaware Keelguard, developer of the industry's first do-it-yourself keel protector. Along with Legend Boats, the show is also sponsored by, Power-Pole, Dobyns Rods, Mercury Outboards and and is available on iTunes and