Hometown: Twin Lake, Michigan Current World Walleye Rank: 13 Highest Rank: 10 Circuits Fished: Favorite Technique: Boat Sponsor: Lund PRO-V 2075 Motor Sponsor: Mercury Verado PRO 250 HP Other Sponsors: Notes: Guide, Captain and Full Time Professional Walleye Fisherman and Seminar Speaker, Author, Outdoor-writer,fishing educator for open water and ice fishing schools,TV guest host, Marin & Tackle promoter and designer. Capt. Mark Martin is the 1990 Professional Walleye Trail WORLD CHAMPION. Mark won the first PWT Tournament of Champions held at International Falls, Minnesota netting him $30,000.00 - the highest cash prize in history for a walleye tournament, at that time and has earned him the distinction of being "the Original Champ"...Today Mark, as fishing promoter travels extensively throughout the U.S. and Canada doing tournaments, TV Shows, Outdoor Writer Events, Seminars, and teaching walleye wisdom - especially leading kids fishing clinics. He also has published various books and DVD's to help walleye aficionados get more 'eyes in the net.
In his home state of Michigan he’s been called “Mr. Walleye at Night”, averaging more than 600 walleye per season in the 6 to 12 pound range. Times Viewed: 22491