FISH FOR AMERICA!

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

2021 US Youth Fly Fishing Team NC Clinic

September 10-12, 2021

Bryson City, NC

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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

U.S. Kayak Fishing Open Postponed To April 2022

September 1, 2021

PDF Release Here COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Top anglers from across the country are delaying their travel plans as the 2021 U.S. Kayak Open and accompanying events have been postponed to next year. Previously scheduled for next month, Sept 9-12, the event hosted by U.S. Angling, in partnership with the Cookeville-Putnam […]

Hot Springs to Host 2023 Pan American Bass Championships 

August 17, 2021

PDF Release Here Melissa Young & Michelle Jalaba qualified for the USA Bass Pan Am team at the 2021 ICast Cup.  Hot Springs to Host 2023 Pan American Bass Championships  HOT SPRINGS NATIONAL PARK, Arkansas – Hot Springs has been selected by the PanAmerican Sportfishing Federation to host the 2023 […]

Fishing Dreams to Come True at US Open Kayak Fishing Championship 

August 12, 2021

PDF Release Here Fishing Dreams to Come True at US Open Kayak Fishing Championship  State College, PA – Ever dream of fishing for your country? Want to see how you stack up against America’s best kayak fishing anglers? Want to see the sport of kayak fishing elevated to Olympic recognition? […]

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It’s a great day for a @usyfft clinic on the lower Nantahala River!
It’s a great day for a @usyfft clinic on the lower Nantahala River!
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The @usyfft is hosting its first Reel Girls Clinic of the year. This event is in State College, Pennsylvania. This one is full, but follow @usyfft for future clinic announcements in other locations! @take_me_fishing
The @usyfft is hosting its first Reel Girls Clinic of the year. This event is in State College, Pennsylvania. This one is full, but follow @usyfft for future clinic announcements in other locations! @take_me_fishing
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Come fish the US Open Kayak Fishing Championship with Senor Bass Fishing himself! Juan Carlos @senorbassfishing @visitcookeville https://usabass.org/2021-us-kayak-open
Come fish the US Open Kayak Fishing Championship with Senor Bass Fishing himself! Juan Carlos @senorbassfishing @visitcookeville https://usabass.org/2021-us-kayak-open
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Huge Congrats to @michellejalabafishing and @melissa_young_fishing who earned a spot on @usabassorg for the Pan Am Bass Championship at the @icastshow ICAST Cup #bass #bassfishing
Huge Congrats to @michellejalabafishing and @melissa_young_fishing who earned a spot on @usabassorg for the Pan Am Bass Championship at the @icastshow ICAST Cup #bass #bassfishing
Huge Congrats to @michellejalabafishing and @melissa_young_fishing who earned a spot on @usabassorg for the Pan Am Bass Championship at the @icastshow ICAST Cup #bass #bassfishing
Huge Congrats to @michellejalabafishing and @melissa_young_fishing who earned a spot on @usabassorg for the Pan Am Bass Championship at the @icastshow ICAST Cup #bass #bassfishing
2 months ago
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River fishing on Father’s Day!
River fishing on Father’s Day!
3 months ago
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USAngling Predator fishing team - Catch anything that bites an artificial bait!
USAngling Predator fishing team - Catch anything that bites an artificial bait!
4 months ago
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USAngling Women’s Fly fishing team - USAngling’s newest sport!
USAngling Women’s Fly fishing team - USAngling’s newest sport!
4 months ago
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USAngling Bass Team Coach Charlie Evans!  Check him out with his Patrol Fishing buddies!
USAngling Bass Team Coach Charlie Evans! Check him out with his Patrol Fishing buddies!
4 months ago
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Chilling with the USAngling Ice Fishing Team!
Chilling with the USAngling Ice Fishing Team!
4 months ago
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2018 Pan American Bass Championship winners - Scott & Roland Martin
2018 Pan American Bass Championship winners - Scott & Roland Martin
4 months ago
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Youth Initiative 

Learn More about the Youth endeavors of USAngling