Profile: Joe Bass Team Trail

Year founded: 2008

Mission statement: To provide a series of creditable, affordable, professionally run bass tournaments where every attempt is made to protect the resource, promote sportsmanship throughout the membership, recognize and promote sponsor products and give consideration to each individual angler’s needs.

Best lake or lakes visited: Table Rock Lake, Mo.

Geographic region covered: Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma

Average turnout per tournament: 40 boats

Contact: Bob Capps, director of operations,, 417-818-3898

Also: Joe Bass Team Trail strives to hold competitive bass tournaments for the entire family.