The Quad City Bass Fisherman's Club, based in Davenport, Iowa along the banks of the
Mississippi River, was formed in 1963 making it one of the oldest known bass fishing clubs
in the country. The club currently boasts a membership of over 200 men and women.
We annually have 7 club closed tournaments, 1 open tournament that takes place in
conjunction with the Tug Festival in LeClaire, Iowa, 2 husband and wife outings, and a
summer picnic. The club motto "Leave Some For Seed" represents the emphasis placed
on catch and release at every club tournament. Monthly meetings are held on the last
Monday of the month and the public is invited to attend.
Monday September 28
Leisure Lanes (2802 W. 73rd. St. Davenport Iowa)
A NOTE FROM RON AND KAY
Please make sure to get your PSA checked.
LANSING (CLASSIC) TOURNAMENT INFORMATION
Bill will be doing sign up Friday night at the Red Barn Campground in trailer #21 from 5:00-6:00 pm and Saturday morning at the ramp from 6:00-6:30. The meeting will follow with take off at safe light. Weigh in on Saturday is scheduled for 3:00 pm. Sunday hours are safe light until 1:00 pm. Just a reminder that one of the partners must have fished 3 tournaments and the other must have fished 1 tournament. There is also an extra $20 due for the team if both have not fished 3 tournaments. .
LANSING HIS/HERS TOURNAMENT RESULTS
The Lansing His/Hers tournament took place September 19 with a field of 21 boats participating. The weather for this tournament was pleasant with cool fall-like temperatures, little wind and stable water levels. Congratulations to Pat & Gina Ward for placing 1st in this event. A complete listing of tournament results can be found by clicking here.
CASSVILLE TOURNAMENT RESULTS
The Cassville tournament took place September 12-13 with a field of 23 boats participating. The weather for this tournament was miserable on Saturday with monsoon rains throughout the day while Sunday was sunny, warm and pleasant. Congratulations to Jason Finney and Clint Adams for placing 1st in this event. A complete listing of tournament results can be found by clicking here.
2020 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
October 10-11 Lansing "Classic".
OCTOBER SPONSOR OF THE MONTH
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CLUB SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
The Quad City Bass Club with a membership of over 200 individuals has sponsorship opportunities available for any business or individual looking to expand their advertising at a relatively cheap rate. For the mere sum of $50 yearly, your business card sized ad will be placed on our monthly newsletter which is sent to each and every member and sponsor. For $125 annually your ad will be placed in the monthly newsletter AND a fishing rod will be given away in your name to a lucky contestant at a club sponsored tournament. Sponsor sign up forms can be downloaded or printed from the link located to the left of this web page.
NEW IOWA AQUATIC HITCHIKER LAWS
As of July 1, 2013 a new set of aquatic hitchhiker laws went into effect in Iowa. Before leaving a water access YOU MUST: INSPECT all boats, trailers and equipment, REMOVE any visible plants, animals and mud. No aquatic invasive species or aquatic plants can be transported on public roads. DRAIN all water from boats, live wells and equipment. While in transit on Iowa roadways, boat drain plugs must be removed and all drain valves (livewell pumpouts) must remain open. A violation of these laws can bring a fine of up to $500. These are good laws and it will only take a few minutes after you load your boat to observe them.