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 Bass Clubs

The Illinois Bass Federation is an association of bass clubs from around the state that are affiliated with The Bass Federation (TBF) and FLW Outdoors.  The first step in becoming a member of the IBF is to locate an affiliated bass club.  There are currently (4) regions that comprise the Illinois Bass Federation and each region is supervised by a director.  Based on your residential location, feel free to contact one of the region directors that are listed below and he will guide you down the right path to join a bass club in your area.

Region 1


BWM Anglers - Bob Nordmeyer

Blue Collar Bass Club - Brian Belke

Compeition Bassmasters of N. Illinois - Phil Stack

Midwest Castaways - Ken Minarcik

Three Rivers Bass - Joe Sanderson



Region 2

Director: Art Griggs - Pontiac, IL


Falcon Bass Club - Mike Barnes 

Livingston Anglers - Jim Dooley

Mackinaw Valley Bass Anglers - Joe Snyder

McLean County Bass Club - Steve Tatum

River Rats Bass Anglers - Dustin Taylor

Tri County Anglers - Todd Punke

X Club - Jeff Peterson

Region 3

Director: Kevin Robertson - Altamont, IL


Capitol City Bassmasters - William Bates

Clinton Area Bass Anglers - Justin Parrott

Hank's Anglers - Tom Acton

Illini Bass Anglers - Bob Penwell

Lake Decatur Bassmasters - Mike Blazier

Lincoln Land Bassmasters - Steve Parker


Region 4

Director: Kevin Robertson - Altamont, IL


Crawford County Bass Anglers - Rodney Wilson

East Fork Bassmasters - Steve Francis

Heartland Hookers Bass Club - Kevin Robertson


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