Welcome to the Rochester Bassmasters website. We encourage you to explore the pages of our site, and to provide feedback regarding the website's content, and suggestions regarding improvements or additions. Please visit our Contact Us section for information on who to contact with questions or suggestions.
You are welcome to join us at any of our bi-monthly meetings or public events. Our membership calender year runs from November 1 through October 31. The Join Us tab provides further details on how to join our club.
Our club meets on the first Wednesday and third Thursday of each month. Our next meeting will be held February 18, 2016 at the Olympia Family Restaurant, 2380 Lyell avenue, Rochester, NY 14606 at 7:00 PM. Meetings consist of short reports from our committees followed many nights by a program with a special guest speaker or sponsor.
We welcome non-boaters as well as boaters. Our points tournaments allow pairing for all non-boaters and we do not require boater-to-boater pairing. Please review our 2016 Tournament Rules for additional information on our points tournaments.
Our 2016 Sportsman Raffle is scheduled for Sunday March 20, 2016 at the Main Street Armory in Rochester. Details of the event and the prizes are attached below. Please contact Todd Keller 585.427.6787 or Bob Manley 585.748.3527 for additional information.
For active members only: here is the link to our clubs custom site to order RB jerseys (contact R. Viavattine with any questions): http://atomicbassjerseys.com/rochester-bassmasters.html
Rochester club members also did exceptionally well in 2015 fishing the NYS Nation points tournament trail. Chris O'Brien won Angler of the Year for the second year in a row, and Casey Smith went on to fish in the B.A.S.S. Nation Championship in Monroe, LA.
2015 was a busy first year for the Rochester Junior Bassmasters. We formed many new friendships, focused on Ethics, Sportsmanship, and Conservation! Details of the RJBM's activities are attached below.
Our 2015 Awards Banquet will be held April 9, 2016 at Rick's Prime Rib. See the attached pdf flyer for complete details.