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Wetherell wins on home waters

Posted by on Sep 25, 2015 in Featured | Comments Off on Wetherell wins on home waters

Wetherell wins on home waters

Wetherell wins on home waters Tyler Wade Alexander Wetherell of Middletown, Conn. Sep 18, 2015 HARTFORD, Conn. — Alex Wetherell of Middletown, Conn., staged a come-from-behind winFriday on his home waters of the Connecticut River during the 2015 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Divisional. The 22-year-old angler came in with only four fish on the final day of the tournament. Even though he knew the four largemouth he had were good ones, he wasn’t convinced he could pull out a win with them. “I was heading in from an hour-and-a-half ride,...

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PLEASE READ BELOW MEMO

Posted by on Sep 6, 2015 in Featured | Comments Off on PLEASE READ BELOW MEMO

PLEASE READ BELOW MEMO

Dues will remain at $30 per member. At the end of the year, August 31, 2016, we will run a club report and based on the number of members in each club, the clubs may get a rebate for each member on their roster. Rebate Formula: 6-12 members – NO REBATE 13-20 members – $3 per member rebate 21 and over – $5 per member rebate Clubs do not have to notify B.A.S.S. or apply for this rebate. Clubs should receive the rebate, if they qualify, before Thanksgiving each...

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2015 Scholarship Winners

Posted by on Jun 4, 2015 in Featured | Comments Off on 2015 Scholarship Winners

2015 Scholarship Winners

The Connecticut Bass Nation is proud to announce their 2015 Scholarship recipients. Every spring, the CBN solicits applications from qualifying candidates that are reviewed and judged by the Scholarship Committee. Applicants must answer various questions, including a small essay and provide information about their studies.   Three awards are provided each year to the top applicants as chosen by the committee.   I first would like to thank the scholarship committee:   Matt DeSimone, Rob Germain and Dan Monroe. Since January 2005 the CBN has...

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Folds of Honor

Posted by on May 27, 2015 in Featured | Comments Off on Folds of Honor

Folds of Honor

                       CONNECTICUT B.A.S.S. NATION, INC. FOLDS OF HONOR BENEFIT TOURNAMENT   Honoring their sacrifice, educating their legacy            Folds of Honor       Thursday June 18th, 2015 Candlewood Lake, Squantz Launch 7:00am to 3:00pm Entry Fee $210.00 per team Morning Registration begins at 5:30am. Applications will be accepted the morning of the tournament if the field is not full. (Cash only) (50 Boat Permit) $10.00 Lunker pool included. There is an 8 fish limit and you will be allowed one courtesy measurement at the scales....

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2015 CBN Scholarship Winners

Posted by on May 5, 2015 in Featured | Comments Off on 2015 CBN Scholarship Winners

2015 CBN Scholarship Winners

And the winners are

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2015 Casting Kids

Posted by on Apr 1, 2015 in Featured | Comments Off on 2015 Casting Kids

2015 Casting Kids

 Tackle the Storm & the CBN held the 2015 Casting Kids Finals at Cabelas, East Hartford, March 28th 2015. The weather was certainly unexpected (snow), Cabelas moved our event inside so we could all be warm and comfortable!!! Thank you Cabelas!!!  We had 12 finalists compete.This years winners and receipients of a check towards their College Funds of $250.00, provided by Tackle the Storm were: 7-10 age group  Ivy Brown 11-14 age group  Evan Kamoen All finalists received a Rod & Reel combo from Tackle the Storm, Rod & Reel combo...

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B.A.S.S. Nation Competition 2016

Posted by on Mar 2, 2015 in Featured | Comments Off on B.A.S.S. Nation Competition 2016

B.A.S.S. Nation Competition 2016

BASS Nation New Format 2016 Powerpoint 2016 State Team Qualification Proposal 2016 and Beyond Eastern Division Map 2016 Regional payout based on 190 boats CONS...

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2015 Scholarship

Posted by on Jan 27, 2015 in Featured | Comments Off on 2015 Scholarship

2015 Scholarship

Connecticut B.A.S.S. Nation Scholarship Application Form 2015 Application  

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Humminbird’s “Family Values” Fishing Video Contest

Posted by on Dec 16, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on Humminbird’s “Family Values” Fishing Video Contest

Humminbird’s “Family Values” Fishing Video Contest

Humminbird’s “Family Values” Fishing Video Contest EUFAULA, AL (December 10, 2014) – American fishing manufacturer Humminbird is not only investing in the future of fishing technologies, but the future of fishing itself. With core values that center around on-the-water family fun we have a passion for making great products that help make even greater memories. From engineering to customer service, Humminbird employees and their families love to fish … just like you, our family of loyal Humminbird customers! So, we want to take the...

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Mueller cranks out win

Posted by on Nov 19, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on Mueller cranks out win

Mueller cranks out win

Connecticut angler takes title by 7-6 margin By Tyler Wade Nov 8, 2014 MONROE, La. — When it counts, Paul Mueller knows how to catch a big limit of fish. That’s what he did on the final day of the 2014 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Championship on the Ouachita River, when his 14-pound, 9-ounce sack earned him the top spot and the Bryan V. Kerchal Memorial Trophy. Mueller, of Naugatuck, Conn., has a track record of catching the big ones when he needs them. He did it earlier this year at the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic when, after a dismal...

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CBN 2014 Awards Banquet

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on CBN 2014 Awards Banquet

CBN 2014 Awards Banquet

Connecticut B.A.S.S. Nation, Inc.                              Affiliate National B.A.S.S. Nation                                      CBN 2014 Awards Banquet  Saturday, November 22, 2014  U.S.S. Chowder Pot IV  165 Brainard Road  Hartford, CT 06114  860-244-3311 Directions at www.chowderpot.com  Time: 5:30pm to 6:15 pm Appetizers 7pm – Dinner  Cost: $35 per person / $60 per couple – pay at the door  Reservations are required!  For reservations: Call Sylvia Morris – 203-877-0280  You may reserve seats by your club and we will reserve tables...

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Folds Of Honor

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on Folds Of Honor

Folds Of Honor

Good Afternoon, Last year we had a three clubs take part in the Patriot Fishing Days fundraisers, and I heard a lot of you say you would have done an event had you known about it earlier. Well in response, FOH has created the attached nice flyer with a very nice video embedded to help you promote to the clubs, and we hope it is early enough that you can work an event into your schedules. Remember, this can be a standalone event or one that is attached to an already existing event. It can be a tournament, garage sale, bake sale, donations at...

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Take Down The Boom

Posted by on Sep 5, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on Take Down The Boom

Take Down The Boom

Your help is needed to “Take down the BOOM” and open up the canal!!   To sign the Ugly Orange Barrier Petition, please click this link: http://uglyorangebarrier.weebly.com/   Hartford Courant feature story “Orange Scar on River” :     http://touch.courant.com/#section/-1/article/p2p-81290401/ Letters of concern regarding the canal closure issue from the angling community can be addressed to either Peter Aarrestad or Bill Hyatt. See our addresses below. William Hyatt Chief, Bureau of Natural Resources Connecticut...

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CT Wins HDS 12

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on CT Wins HDS 12

CT Wins HDS 12

Good morning ,   The final numbers are in!   Connecticut  takes it! 54 for June with a Grand total of 137 for the Quarter! They win the HDS 12 Touch. North Carolina for second! 43 June with a Grand total of 105 for the Quarter! They win the HDS 9 Touch. New Hampshire rounds out the top three with 56 for June and a Grand total of 93 for the Quarter! (actually had the most submissions for June) They win the HDS 7 Touch.   Some additional notes. Louisiana 44 for June but virtually nothing in April and May. If they keep it up, they could be a...

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Shimano/B.A.S.S. Youth Conservation Initiative Announces Grant Recipients

Posted by on Jun 7, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on Shimano/B.A.S.S. Youth Conservation Initiative Announces Grant Recipients

Shimano/B.A.S.S. Youth Conservation Initiative Announces Grant Recipients

June 6, 2014 BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Three B.A.S.S. Nation chapters are the 2014 recipients of grants offered through the new Shimano/B.A.S.S. Youth Conservation Initiative. New Mexico, Georgia and Connecticut are the states receiving funds. The grant program is designed to focus on involving young B.A.S.S. members in projects to conserve and restore fisheries habitat and aquatic resources. The initiative was introduced at the 2014 Bass Fishing Hall of Fame induction dinner, held in conjunction with the B.A.S.S. Conservation Summit and the 2014...

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2014 Scholarship Recipients

Posted by on May 25, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on 2014 Scholarship Recipients

2014 Scholarship Recipients

The Connecticut Bass Nation is proud to announce their 2014 Scholarship recipients. Every spring, the CBN solicits applications from qualifying candidates that are reviewed and judged by the Scholarship Committee. Applicants must answer various questions, including a small essay and provide information about their studies.   Three awards are provided each year to the top applicants as chosen by the committee. I first would like to thank the scholarship committee:   Matt DeSimone, Rob Germain and Dan Monroe. Since January 2005 the CBN has...

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Smile your on camera

Posted by on May 23, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on Smile your on camera

Smile your on camera

Did you know almost all CBN events are photographed and pictures are posted up to Flickr for you to see and use? Check them out Here

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CBN Casting Kids Finals!

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on CBN Casting Kids Finals!

CBN Casting Kids Finals!

Congratualations to the CBN Casting Kids Winners held at Cabela’s in East Hartford, CT. http://www.bassmaster.com/news/fickett-kamoen-win-castingkids

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CBN wins 1st Quarter Lowrance Challenge!!

Posted by on Apr 3, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on CBN wins 1st Quarter Lowrance Challenge!!

CBN wins 1st Quarter Lowrance Challenge!!

The results are in for the first quarter Lowrance Facebook contest. The winner was the Connecticut B.A.S.S. Nation with 46 points. Lowrance will be sending them an HDS12 Touch for their efforts! Second place and winning an HDS9 Touch is the New Hampshire B.A.S.S. Nation and coming from almost last place in the last two weeks, earning an HDS7 Touch is the Michigan B.A.S.S. Nation! Good luck in the next quarter! Same prizes are up for grabs. Rules are below. Thanks for supporting Lowrance and don’t forget about the B.A.S.S. Nation insight...

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2014 CBN Scholarship Application

Posted by on Mar 17, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on 2014 CBN Scholarship Application

2014 CBN Scholarship Application

It is that time of the year. Click the link below for the application. Application

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