Arkansas Qualifier #3

The third Arkansas TBF qualifier of the 2016 season will be Saturday, April 9 at Lake Dardanelle. We will launch from the new HWY 64 ramp. The information for the pre-tournament meeting is below.

Please try to get your entry fees to Mike Palmer ASAP. We will take these at the pre-tournament meeting but it would help if you get them in ahead of time.

Be sure you have a boater/co-angler link.

Pre-Tournament Meeting

April. 8th. 6:00 pm

Lake Dardanelle – Hwy 64 Ramp

Mike will be there by 5:30 pm to take care of last minute entries.



C.A.S.T. for Kids; Catch a Special Thrill!

Catch a Special Thrill!


Children with Special Needs

Saturday, May 21st

8am —1pm

Lake Hamilton (Hatchery)

No Cost to Participate!  Pre-registration is required.

Participants must be ages 5-18 years old and accompanied by an adult.

Spaceislimited; signuptoday!

Register online: cast-events/lakehamilton/

or call: 903-244-3011

Deadline to register is April 9th

Full FLYER click here!

Free lunch for families & volunteers!

Participants receive a free Zebco Rod & Reel combo; free Plano Tackle Box; free event T-Shirt; and commemorative plaque with photo!

Damian Roberts Wins TBF State Qualifier #2

Fifty three anglers competed in the second of three Arkansas TBF State Qualifiers on Lake Ouachita on Sunday 3-6. Anglers are competing for a position on the State team and an opportunity to compete at the TBF Central Divisional on Truman Lake, Mo., in June where two anglers will advance to the TBF National Championship and compete for BFL All American, Forest Wood Cup births, and the TBF Living the Dream package. Damian Roberts won the Boater division with five bass weighing 14.81lbs. Robert Scott won the Non-Boater division with five bass weighing 10.48lbs. Here are some of the top finishers:


Boater Division Results


1st Place- Damian Roberts – 14.81lbs

2nd Place- Bill Hughan – 13.77lbs

3rd Place- David Summers – 12.28lbs

4th Place- Tyrone Phillips – 10.39lbs

5th Place- Drew Dawson – 10.32lbs

6th Place- Donny Cobb – 10.12lbs


Big Bass- Chuck Phillips – 4.60lbs



Non Boater WinnerNon-Boater Division


1st Place- Robert Scott – 10.48lbs

2nd Place- Rick Cole – 9.18lbs

3rd Place- Michael Gross – 9.09lbs

4th Place- Travis Harley – 7.47lbs


Big Bass- Robert Scott – 4.23lbs







Next TBF of Arkansas Qualifier will be April 9 at Lake Dardanelle- New HWY64 ramp.


For more information see us on Facebook at The TBF of Arkansas