The New England - Northeast Big Bass Challenge

presented by Gleem Products is a catch,photo,release tournament with a qualifying period beginning March 1, 2021 12:00 am and ending July 31, 2021 11:59 pm.

The top 2 anglers from each state with the largest cumulative length of his/her top 5 large or small mouth bass upon the conclusion of the qualifying period receive an invitation to participate in the Action Auto Parts New England-Northeast Big Bass Challenge Championship

In addition, "Wild Card" qualifiers will consist of 10 anglers from the remainder of registered anglers, regardless of state representation, with the largest cumulative length of his/her top 5 large or small mouth bass upon the conclusion of the qualifying period. If a state has no registered anglers, the award will roll down to the wild card position. 


The winner of the previous years Big Bass Challenge Championship recieves an automatic free invite to defend his/her title without having to pay an entry fee or rank during the qualifying period!


Double Down Second Chance Winner presented by Phillip Maxwell Auto Sales! In appreciation of your committment and loyalty to our event, all second and successive year entrants are entered into a darwing by BBC officials for a second chance entry into the Action Autoparts BBC Championship.  It's our way of saying thank you for your support.

6 local partner group champions, 1 per group, will be awarded a Yacht Club Beverages championship qualification as long as the group director can verify a minimum of 5 participants in the Big Bass Challenge qualifying period. The qualification can be awarded to the groups AOY, division champion, or distributed any way the club/group director designates. Contact the tournament director to enroll your club or group in the partner program. Qualifications are limited and will be awarded on a first come first serve basis.

A total of 40 anglers can qualify for the championship event


The annual event has paid out a total of 4200.00.

The 2019 and 2020 New England-Northeast Big Bass Challenge Champions each won over 1000.00 each with additional cash payouts to the top 20% at the championship event.


Registration for the tournament is on Tourney X.  Register for your state .

The Entry fee is 50.00. There is no registration fee for qualifiers to the championship event.

By registering and paying the entry fee on Tourney X, registrants acknowledge that said registration documentation, receipt, and/or electronic filing serves as proof that registrant has read and accepts the conditions of the  tournament rules. 

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