The Kayak Fish team recently caught up with Ron Champion to capture a day-in-the-life look at the consummate pro working hard to balance the demands of fishing and family for the latest installment in our My Backyard Adventure profile series on the characters who define our sport. The full feature, presented by NRS, follows Champion from the Kayak Bass Fishing Santee Cooper Opener back to his home waters, where he unwinds by taking his two children out kayak fishing on the local lake adjacent to their home in Richmond Hill, Ga. In this exclusive film companion, Champion explains how each side of fishing and family, motivates the other.

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