TBF 2011 Championship Dates and Information
The Bass Federation (TBF), announced the dates and locations of the 2011 TBF "No Entry Free" Divisional Championship Series. The series consists of seven no-cost tournaments that lead grassroots anglers to the biggest events in fishing!
To qualify to fish these no entry fee events, TBF anglers compete close to home in their home states to qualify for a 12 person state team. "On a national average, TBF members pay less than $200 per year including state entry fees and full TBF and FLW Outdoors memberships," TBF President, Robert Cartlidge, stated. "Earn a spot on your state team and you're on your way; everything past the state level is a no entry fee event. TBF has long been the industry leader in no cost and low cost fishing opportunities and we're thrilled to offer these types of events once again."
What does this mean to the average angler? There is no more cost effective place to fish than with TBF and FLW Outdoors. Fish close to home and qualify for all the biggest events in fishing! TBF members just like YOU do it each year!
Starting at the TBF Divisional Championship Series, anglers compete with no entry fees for cash payouts and opportunities to advance. The 7 divisional events in 2011 will have more sponsor bonus money and prizes than ever before with bonus's from Ranger Cup, Cabela's Anglers Cash, and Lowrance electronics. Two anglers from every state progress to the 2012 TBF Federation National Championship, presented by the National Guard to fish for over $200,000 in cash and prizes. From there, 14 TBF anglers will move on to FLW Outdoor's 2012 BFL All-American. Also, the top two anglers from the TBF Federation Championship earn a berth in the 2012 Forrest Wood Cup all for no tournament entry fees!