How to join TBF of Michigan – Adult Membership

  1. Join an existing TBF of Michigan club, see our Club List or contact for help finding the nearest active club; or
  2. Start a new TBF of Michigan club – you need 6 adult members to create a new club

TBF of Michigan Club Affiliation Member Dues1

  1. $25 TBF of Michigan state dues
  2. $15 TBF Inc national dues
  3. $35 FLW Fishing dues2

Total TBF of Michigan dues1 : $75.00

Membership runs from January 1 through December 31 each year.

Use the TBF Inc online roster management application to add club members, update their status with your club and create invoices for each member of your club. Mail a check made out to TBF of MI Inc to:

1 Additional local club dues may apply, check with your local club representative. Subject to change.
2 FLW Fishing membership will not be assessed for FLW life members. If you are a TBF member, you must pay your FLW Fishing dues through TBF. FLW Fishing membership includes your choice of FLW magazine – the default is Bass Fishing – and priority membership for tournament entry at the various levels. TBF Inc gets a partial rebate for operating expenses from FLW Fishing for all FLW Fishing memberships paid before December 31st of each year. Subject to change.

Benefits of TBF of Michigan Membership

  • Eligible to fish the TBF of Michigan State Championship
  • $1 million in general liability insurance for your club.
  • $25,000 excess medical coverage!
  • $10,000 AD&D event coverage for every TBF member. View Insurance FAQs
  • Special sponsor product discounts and programs to be announced on this website. Go to the TBF national member benefit programs to see their latest available benefits.
  • TBF Jr youth programs including the Student Angler Federation High School Fishing, and TBF of Michigan Jr State Championship for youth 11 – 15 years old. Scholarships and other prizes are available. See the Youth page for more information.
  • A chance to advance to a National Semi-Final, the Federation National Championship, BFL All-American and the FLW Cup!
  • TBF ‘Living the Dream‘ packages – $120,000 3 for the National Champion Boater that includes a cash prize, PLUS fully paid entries to the FLW Tour as a Pro, and use of a tow vehicle and the ‘Living the Dream’ wrapped Ranger Boat and travel expense stipends for each event for one full season; and $30,000 3 for the National Champion Co-Angler – $20,000 cash prize and paid entries for a full season to the FLW Series of your choice!
  • Priority entry into FLW Fishing events.
  • FLW Fishing benefits including sponsor discounts, magazine subscription and tournament eligibility. See FLW Fishing for more information.

3 Subject to change.