About the Tournament

What: The Toyota Texas Bass Classic – a world-class bass fishing tournament, featuring the top tournament bass anglers in the world, along with a festival to include exceptional entertainment and a variety of family and industry activities

When: May 20 – 22, 2016

Where: Lake Ray Roberts – Denton, Texas 
Event location is at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, TX

Who: 36 Professional Anglers

Format: Three day, individual format competition adhering to conservation guidelines

Television: TBA

Events / Entertainment: Extraordinary live music and events that will appeal to the whole family. This will include a variety of games and activities at the Texas Parks & Wildlife Outdoor Adventures, incredible food and a fishing industry expo featuring seminars and the latest in fishing equipment, gear and accessories. Merchandise will be available for purchase at the Tournament venue.

Charity: Proceeds benefit the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department. For more information click here to visit the Texas Parks & Wildlife page.

Showcasing: Excellent fishing on Lake Fork and unique conservation methods that have resulted from innovative fisheries management strategies of Texas Parks & Wildlife.

2015 Champion: Brent Ehrler

2014 Champion: Keith Combs

2013 Champion: Keith Combs

2012 Champion: Bryan Thrift

2011 Champion: Keith Combs

2010 Champion: Brian Snowden

2009 Champion: Dave Lefebre

2008 Team: Kelly Jordon, David Walker, Dave Smith, Lance Vick

2007 Team: Terry Scroggins, James Niggemeyer, Chris Daves, Frank Ippoliti