An ongoing conservation project by the York Bassmasters has turned a barren pond into a lush environ
Firefighters had to retrieve a boat that sunk on its first trip out with an outboard that was too he
The Florida B.A.S.S. Nation plans to present a special gift to Gov. Rick Scott for his support of fi
Anglers will be fishing “million-dollar” water when they compete June 20-23 on the Mississippi River
Two leaders of B.A.S.S.’s grass-roots membership and conservation programs today announced plans to
Anglers in South Africa are passionate about their bass fishing, but Mike Allen's trip there made hi
QUINCY, Fla. — Members of the Quincy Bassmasters and Consolidated Bassmasters helped host seven fishing clinics at a summer camp for children in northwest Florida. At the end of each clinc, participants received a Zebco rod and reel combo and a tackle pack. Fifteen volunteers contributed 150 man-hours to the project. The camp hosted 135 participants, and the club raised $1,600 to support the event.
CRESTVIEW, Fla. — Members of the Hub City Bassmasters, in association with Wounded Warrior Fishing, took 10 injured military veterans and their families fishing for a day. The volunteers taught them how to catch bass, redfish, speckled trout and flounder during the two-day event. The weekend was totally free for the participants; volunteers raised $2,500 to support the tournament. Sponsors, such as Bass Pro Shops and Mann's Bait Co., provided meals and door prizes, including rods, reels, tackle bags and other gear.
CRESTVIEW, Fla. — Members of the Hub City Bassmasters taught children how to cast, flip and pitch an artificial bait at the Kids Casting event. Fifteen volunteers spent time with 120 kids during the four-hour event. They raised $250 for the effort. Volunteers contributed 60 man-hours.
CRESTVIEW, Fla. — The Hub City Bassmasters hosted its annual tournament in Crestview. More than 300 children ages 2 to 16 participated in a catch-and-release tournament, and organizers taught the young anglers about the species of fish they caught. Twenty members of the club helped the youth measure and count their fish. The volunteers contributed 90 man-hours to this event, and they collected 1 pound of materials to be recycled.