TEAM TRAIL BASICS
The four Team Trail tournaments are OPEN tournaments. You sign up with your partner. Yearly Team Trail membership $30 an angler($10 if IBN member)
Entry fee per tournament per team $120 80% plus payback. Casey's Big Bass per tourney Wins $500
Year end points based on all 4 tournaments(NO Drops). May use 1 alternate, but can use alternate more than once but has to be same alternate. That alternate may be used at Championship if he has fished one of the four tournaments with you.
1 Team per 40 guys signed up qualify for BASSMASTER TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP! (last year 2 teams went) One man from these circuits will make it to the BASSMASTER CLASSIC!
SPRING AND FALL STATE QUALIFIERS
Must belong to an Iowa Bass Nation Club to fish these. Year end points from these two tournaments will determine 10 Boaters and 10 Non boaters that will go on to Regional Competition as our State Team.
Entry Fee $200 for both tournies combined for Boaters, and $150 for both tournies for Co Anglers.
THEN THE 10K
10K is an Open Buddy Tournament paying $10,000 First Place. $250 per team if paid by deadline.
Join Iowa Bass Nation
We would love to fish with you!!! If you would like to join Iowa Bass Nation all you need to do is find a club you would like to join and contact one of their representatives. Many of our Iowa BASS Nation (IBN) affiliated clubs are listed on the Clubs Page. Please feel free to follow their links.
If you are member of a club that would like to affiliate with IBN send an email to IBN President Bob Garminbobgarman@aol.com and he can help get you club affiliated with IBN and B.A.S.S. This will allow anyone in your club to participate and compete in State tournaments and gain points to advance to Regional, and National tournament.
Since the early 70's Iowa B.A.S.S. Nation has provided a Grassroots connection to Bass Anglers Sportsman Society. With clubs across the state of Iowa we provide many avenues to compete in bass fishing tournaments throughout the state of Iowa. With an opportunity to advance on to regional and national tournaments run B.A.S.S. Our members have the opportunity to advance to the highest level of the tournament ranks as the professionals and compete with the pros on the biggest stage in bass fishing, the Bassmasters Classic.
We are getting ready to go into production for the shirts for 2016. We are looking to bring back sponsors from years past and new sponsors. More options are available for them this year. Sponsors can have a larger logo in the top section on the back of shirts for $200 Plus the lower section of shirts we are still offering $100 logo placement. PLUS You can now offer sleeve logos for $200 each. Shirts will be long sleeve so there is room for 2 sponsors per page. Send logos and money by April 4 to Gene Hamdorf. PO Box 31, Lowden, IA 52255