Welcome Letter
NEBA of Connecticut

North East Bass Association of Connecticut & CBN /NEBA Team Championship Trail (CBN/NEBA TCT)


Dear Member:
Welcome to the 2017 North East Bass Association of Connecticut & CBN/NEBA TCT fishing season newsletter. The 2017 Connecticut NEBA tournament trail will qualify for the 2018 Classic.


The officers for the 2017 season are:
President: John Bourdeau 203-565-9142
Vice President: Dave Schmeer 203-768-7785
Secretary: Sylvia Morris 203-877-0280
Treasurer: Cliff Guerrette 203-509-7920
Tournament Director: Mark Wilkes 203-948-7271


The NEBA of Connecticut will have six (6) Team Invitational Tournaments this year. Enclosed you will find the 2017 NEBA & CBN/NEBA Team Championship Trail Tournament Rules and 2017 Team Invitational Application & 2017 Information and Classic Payouts.
Please make note of the following information requirements:
DUES: State Dues are $50.00 per member and $60.00 per Family Membership if fishing NEBA only. State Dues are $75.00 per member and $110.00 per Family membership if fishing both NEBA & CBN/NEBA TCT. (Includes the $5.00 a Tournament (5 x 6 = $30.00) to go to the winning Team for Travel Expenses.)
Dues must be paid with Tournament Application for the 2017 season
The Tournament entry fee is $120.00 per tournament.
NEBA must limit its tournaments to seventy-five (75) boats.
Tournament Applications will only be accepted if the following Four (4) items are adhered to:

1. All State Dues of $100.00 per team or $60.00 for Family Membership if fishing NEBA only. State Dues are $150.00 per team and $110.00 per Family membership if fishing both NEBA & CBN/NEBA TCT must be enclosed with the application.
2. A minimum deposit of $25.00 per tournament, for all six (6) tournaments must be enclosed with the 2017 NEBA of Conn. Application. (6 x $25.00 = $150.00). The balance of $95.00 is due 14 days prior to each tournament.
3. The Tournament Application must be completely filled out and signed by both anglers or it will be returned.
4. The Certificate of Insurance policy (ices) for the tournament boat(s) is due and must be postmarked no later than 14 days prior to the first tournament. All policies must have a minimum liability of $300,000.00, no exceptions. PLEASE NOTE: All Lake Candlewood tournaments will start at 7 am from Squantz Cove if under 35 boats, will launch at 8am if using both launches (no one will be allowed to Leave Lattins Cove area before 7 am), and you will be assigned which ramp to launch from. Please send all monies, dues, tournament deposits, balances, applications, & Ins. To:
Cliff Guerrette 270 Lakes Rd Bethlehem Ct 06751 Cell: 203 509 7920

*Please be sure to check the board posting at check-in before each and every tournament!


John, Mark, Sylvia, Cliff and Dave