Do you love to fish, love to compete, and dream of representing your country against the best fisherman in the world?  Do you want access to the world’s best fishing methods, leading edge fishing technology, and strategies to catch any fish that swims?  Do you want to impact America’s youth by volunteering to teach and mentor?  Get involved with USAngling today!

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The United States Angling Confederation is a 501c3 charitable organization that provides leadership for our USA fishing teams as they compete worldwide, share our love of competitive angling by engaging America’s youth, support conservation actions, and empower local community angling groups.

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Upcoming Events

Youth Angler Education Day

September 11th, 2021
9:00am – 3:30pm
Cane Creek Park
Cookeville, Tennessee

2021 USA Kayak Open

September 11-12, 2021

Cookeville, TN

2021 Black Bass World Championship

November 1-7, 2021

Lake Murray, SC

2022 Kayak World Championship

May 2022

Cookeville, TN

Athlete Profiles

Eric Jackson Kayak Fishing

Eric Jackson

USA Kayak Fishing Team
Eric Jackson Kayak Fishing

Devin Olsen

USA Fly Fishing Team
Eric Jackson Kayak Fishing

Tess Weigand

USA Women's Fly Fishing Team
Eric Jackson Kayak Fishing

Jacob Wheeler

USA Bass Fishing Team

Recent News and Press Releases

Learn more about the USAngling Confederation and its disciplines in the news section of our website

USAngling and International Game Fish Association Partner on Youth Angler Education

June 17, 2021

PDF Press Release: USAngling & IGFA Announcement USAngling and International Game Fish Association Partner on Youth Angler Education The USAngling Confederation (USAngling) and the International Game Fish Association (IGFA) recently announced a new partnership focused on youth angling education. A recently signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) outlines the organizations’ shared objective of […]

Youth Angler Education Day

June 3, 2021

YOUTH ANGLER EDUCATION A one day program designed to expose youth and their families to various aspects of fishing. Participants will have the opportunity to explore three separate areas to learn about Basic Fishing Skills, Aquatic Ecosystems, and Water/Boating Safety. Family friendly event.  Stay the day and bring a picnic. […]

U.S. Women’s Fly Fishing Team Announces Formation of National Team to Represent USA in First-Ever World Women’s Competition

June 1, 2021

Team Will Compete in World Ladies Fly Fishing Championship in 2022, Team Captain and First Six Members In Place “My biggest goals are to help develop the team, bring awareness to river conservation issues, and work toward the enlistment of the talent of all.” USWFFT Captain Madoka Myers STATE COLLEGE, […]

Youth Initiative 

Learn More about the Youth endeavors of USAngling