KBF Youth Division Tournament
Free Entry |  6 – 16 Year of Age
Kentucky Lake | Sat, April 1, 2017
Henry Co. Fairgrounds | Paris, Tennessee

KBF Rendezvous

Wednesday March 29-Sunday April 2, 2017
Seminars | Exhibits | Food | Free Admission
Henry County Fairgrounds | Paris, Tennessee

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  • Fishing Reel Rankings for 2016
    Spending time at outdoor shows, tackle shops, and making a few too many purchases has allowed me to play with a lot of different reels this year. Some are pretty new and some have been around for more than a year. I wanted to make two lists. The first will [...] The post Fishing Reel […]
  • 2016 KBF OPEN Toledo Bend Final Results
    The two day KBF Open on Toledo Bend is in the books and a winner has been crowned. Matthew Scotch of Texas, who finished second last year, was the 2016 Champion. Scotch finished with 103.25 inches. The winning pattern was fishing grass in up to 12 feet of water, throwing [...] The post 2016 KBF […]
  • Toledo Bend Day 1 Update
    At 6 AM this morning the KBF OPEN on Toledo Bend kicked off. The two day event has competitors from 16 different states competing for Angler of the Year points through Kayak Bass Fishing as well as cash and prizes. Additional KBF Members and Bonus Bucks members can cash in [...] The post Toledo Bend […]
  • Free Isn’t Free
    The word “free” has such a nice ring to it, doesn’t it? Our brain hears the word free and translates it to “I get something that costs me nothing!” The only problem is, it really isn’t free. Nothing is. I can hear some of you mumbling already but hang with [...] The post Free Isn’t […]
  • Failure to Demo Results in Big Fail
    In my 13 years of kayak fishing, I’ve learned a lot. For most of my formative time in the sport, I didn’t have mentors and fishing forums that I could frequent. I was on my own, messing things up by trying to rig things, and getting good at patching holes. [...] The post Failure to […]
  • Picking a PFD
    You have the kayak but now you need a life jacket (Personal Flotation Device,PFD). What should you look at? What should you buy? Here are some things to know when picking a pfd. In PFDs there are three basic styles. #1- Inflatables– These are lightweight and do not float you [...] The post Picking a […]
  • 2016 Kayak Bass Fishing National Championship Results
    The long anticipated Kayak Bass Fishing National Championship is in the books for 2016. 230 anglers from 30 different states traveled to Paris, TN to fish Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley to determine the National Champion. After bluebird skies and warm temperatures through prefishing earlier in the week, Day One [...] The post 2016 Kayak […]
  • Should Tournament Directors Fish Their Own Tournaments?
    Anytime you get tournament directors from across the nation together and they start talking kayak fishing you get opinions. Lots of them. We have never been a group accused of being without input. In a side conversation yesterday afternoon and then again at dinner last night the same topic came [...] The post Should Tournament […]
  • Membership and Angler Buy In Programs Mean More Money
    Big money, memberships and angler buy in options for tournament trails are becoming more popular and prevalent in the tournament angling world. At first glance many are dismissive of these programs as a money grab when in actuality the can pay for themselves many, many times over. The question is, [...] The post Membership and […]
  • 2016 KBF OPEN – Kentucky Lake Competition Rules Addendum
    KBF OPEN SERIES Information Venue Host: Paris-Henry County Chamber of Commerce Tournament HQ: Henry County Fairground, 565 Royal Oak Drive, Paris, Tennessee Tournament Director: Nik Brown Eligibility: KBF OPEN Series tournaments welcome participation by both KBF Members and non-members. Register: Sign up at TourneyX. Competition Rules: KBF Rules are in [...] The post 2016 KBF […]