Starting an American Bass Anglers Division in your area
You can start your own Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour division on your local lake!. We are looking for quality leaders to run Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour. We provide everything you need to get started!
What is ABA looking for?
1. Leaders for the weekend bass angler
2. Tournament Director that enforces all ABA guidelines and rules
3. Trustworthy, and highly respected among your fellow anglers
4. Organized, you must possess organization skills
5. Light computer skills (all tournaments results are all submitted today via software, and spreadsheets)
6. Promoter, capable of the local promotion of ABA tour events
What does ABA provide?
1. Staff to assist you in every step of the process of being a director
2. Web tools, Website, Divisional page promotion, Divisional Fliers, and Special Access
3. Scales, weigh bags (Scales require a deposit)
4. Tournament Director Tournament Jersey
5. Financial Incentives, you won’t make a fortune, but it helps pay for your favorite pastime!
6. Personal, Divisional and National standings
7. Divisional Angler of the Year Program
8. Promotion of your division via event stories, results on americanbassanglers.com and facebook
American Fishing Tour - Latest News
Chickahominy River Tournament Moved to Sunday 8/30
James City County, VA. The Division 13 of the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Tour Chickahominy River tournament scheduled for Saturday 8/29 has been moved to Sunday 8/30. The event change is due to the expected high winds and rainfall from the remnants of Tropical Storm Laura.
Vince & Amanda Smith Win Bass Pro Shops Couples Series National Championship
The team of Vince and Amanda Smith of Westminster, SC won the Bass Pro Shops Couples Series National Championship event held on Lake Keowee on 9/17-18/2020. On day one, the team sacked up a five bass limit weighing 9.98 pounds. On day two, the team caught another five bass limit weighing 13.22 pounds for a total of 23.20 pounds. For the win, the Smiths took home $2,500.00.
Hopkins and Jenkins Take Team Tour Win on Old Hickory
The Team of John Hopkins and Tad Jenkins won the Bass Pro Shops Team Tour event held July 26th on Old Hickory. Running out of Flippers in Gallatin, TN John and Tad brought back a 5-fish limit to the scales that weighed in at 16.96-lbs. For the victory, they took home $3,600.