Mike Iaconelli makes it a point to visit the youth in New Jersey each January for the annual Night with Ike.
B.A.S.S. Nation clubs and chapters can apply for funds to support initiatives that combine young anglers and conservation of the resource.
Two official B.A.S.S. Nation High School events, the Open and the Championship, will take place in Tennessee this summer.
Two key players in the bass fishing world, Shimano and B.A.S.S., have joined forces to establish the B.A.S.S./Shimano Youth Conservation Initiative, benefitting fishery enhancement and youth education efforts by B.A.S.S. Nation chapters in the U.S. and Canada.
When Bryn Maynard, 12, died of cancer, his family's request was that Dennis Tietje lead the processional.
Members of the Junior Bass Buddies taught other young anglers how to cast at the recent ISE Youth Fair in Sacramento.
Competing in its first state championship, the North Augusta Fishing Team won five of the Top 6 spots in the two age groups and the big bass award.
The more positive and motivating experiences that a child receives during his younger years will ultimately transfer over to adulthood.
It's tough to condense all the great occurrences in the B.A.S.S. Nation into just 13 of them, but here are our picks of the best moments. Got anything to add? Post it in the comments!
Wyatt Stockman and Cody Symonds of Prospect Mountain High School won New Hampshire's first high school bass fishing championship.