Category Archive: Tournament News

Founder of the Tennessee Bass Federation Passes Away

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Ponca City, Okla., (December 3, 2013) – Bob Agnew from Chattanooga, Tenn., passed away Sunday night. Agnew was the founder and first president of the Tennessee Bass Federation from 1973 to 1975, and a longtime member of TBF’s first club, the Chattanooga Bass Club, still club number 001. He was also a current member of …

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1st place Co-Angler fish (Ben Wright)

October 29th, Calcium NY….  On October 27th New York The Bass Federation (NY TBF) held their 2014 Early Bird tournament on Oneida Lake with their base of operations out of Oneida Shores Park in Brewerton NY. The first significant cold front of the fall season hit the area and sat over the lake for a …

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2013 Dream Team National Championship Crowned Bayless, Mohwish on Sturgeon Bay

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Dream team tournaments were held locally last year and the first of 2013 to qualify two man teams for the Dream Team National Championship.  Teams traveled from across the US to compete for the first dream team champion titles and a new Ranger z178 Aluminum boat powered by a 60hp Evinrude Outboard.  The championship was …

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2014 Federation National Championship Returns to Oklahoma’s Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees!

  Ponca City, Okla. – October 8, 2013 – The Bass Federation, announced today the Grand Lake Association and the city of Grove, Okla., will once again host the TBF Federation National Championship. The event will be held April 7-12, on Grand Lake.  Only the best anglers from each US state federation, the Association of …

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“The Federation” Continues its Expansion with the Hiring of Industry Veteran Tammy Cox

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Ponca City, Okla. – October 1, 2013 – The Bass Federation’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Robert Cartlidge, announced today the hiring of industry veteran, Tammy Cox, formerly of Pure Fishing.  Cox’s most recent experience was the longtime grassroots Marketing Manager for the Berkley product lines, among others. 

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  September 20th Calcium NY….  NY The Bass Federation (TBF) is proud to announce the 2014 tournament schedule.  Our goal is to provide exciting participation opportunities for anglers at all levels structured under a draw format where boaters are randomly paired with non-boater (co-anglers) for an eight hour tournament day.  Each angler competes only in …

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