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

US Youth Fly Fishing Team Announces 2021 National Championship

September 29, 2021

2021 National Youth Fly Fishing Championship When: November 19-21, 2021 Where: Bakersville, NC and Burnsville NC Venues: Big Rock Creek and Little Rock Creek (Casting For Hope Retreat Center), South Toe River (Mount Mitchell Golf Course) Angler Lodging: Anglers will be staying in the condos at Mount Mitchell Golf Course. We have scheduled them […]

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 […]


Youth Initiative 

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