Welcome to The Bass Federation of Connecticut.
Join Connecticut's friendliest & most affordable bass fishing tournament trail for as little as $25 per tournament. More tournaments, more fun and more chances to advance to a National Semi Final or National tournament.
Non-Boaters & Boaters welcome !!
Events & Information
2022 Trail #4 - Sunday July 17th CT River Haddam Meadows Ramp
7 am - 3 pm
2022 Open #5 - Saturday July 9th Candlewood Lake Squantz
7 am - 3 pm
If you want to be guaranteed a spot preregister by mail !!!!
Spots will be filled on a 1st come, 1st serve basis. Applications will be taken by mail or at the ramp.
All rules will be strictly enforced and any violation will result in an immediate disqualification.
Please check back frequently for updates.
New for 2022 !!
Check out the New CT-TBF Tournament Jerseys.
The first order of the New CT-TBF tournament jerseys is out. So far the jerseys are a hit. A 2nd order of jerseys, hooded jerseys and hoodies will be placed soon. If you're interested please contact Jim Johnson via text or email.
https://andyscustombasslures.com (links coming soon)
https://www.martinscustombaits.com (links coming soon)
CT-TBF Covid19 Fish Care with Fish Whisperer Tim Thompson
CT-DEEP Urges Safe Boating, Social Distancing Practices at State Boat Launches During COVID-19 Pandemic
2022 CT-TBF Trail Event #3
Lake Lillinonah Results
1st Keith Cleary 14.79 lbs
2nd Rich Schumacher 9.31 lbs
3rd Tony Viccaro 8.09 lbs
4th Fred Perry 7.34 lbs
5th Carlos Estevez 6.91 lbs
Lunker Keith Cleary 5.29 lbs
Non Boater Division
1st Eric Baba 9.45 lbs
2nd John Poe 5.52 lbs
3rd Paul Bossardet 5.44 lbs
Lunker John Poe 3.39 lbs
See the Tournament Trail Results page for compete results.
2022 CT-TBF Opens -
June 18th Candlewood Lake
1st Matt Silliman / Kyle ludwig 19.86 lbs
2nd Greg Butkes / Graham Barite 19.25 lbs
3rd Tony Viccaro / Nick Viccaro 18.66 lbs
Lunker Greg Butkes / Graham Barite 4.87 lbs
15 Teams competed, Congratulations to the top 3 teams !!!
Complete results will be posted on the Opens page.
To become a member of our federation one must either join an existing club (check the club listing page) or form a new club with a minimum of 6 members. By doing either it will automatically enroll you in the federation and entitle you to all our member benefits and protect you under the TBF insurance coverage. Most clubs in the state are actively recruiting new members at this time and welcome new faces enthusiastically.