General Membership Meetings: Held second Tuesday of the month of January through November at 6:30pm at a local restaurant.  Contact the president either by email to obtain location.  President Bud Kittle

Chapter Contacts

Bud Kittle

Assistant Director
John Blaha

CURRENTS – Feb/March 2020

Happy New Year! It’s that time of the year again! Registration for Babes on the Bay 2020 is OPEN at! It’s time to book your guides, reserve your place to stay and get your teams prepared to fish the largest one-day tournament in the USA!

If you need assistance finding a guide, you can visit or A team consists of a maximum of four women and one guide or boat driver. Please look at the website to find complete rules and tournament details. Mark your calendars for May 15-16, 2020! Early registration ends April 15, late registration ends April 30! The Babette Division (16 & under) is back, as well as Fly Fishing Division. We will be awarding prizes for the overall best dressed team and Redfish with the most spots again this year!

If you are interested in being a sponsor, please contact us ASAP to join an incredible group of sponsors! We are excited to announce that Waterloo Rod Company is back again, Anastasia Musick Art Co, Big Tree Realty, L&F Distributing, Coastal Innovations, Orvis Swan Point Landing, Foreverlast, Smith Optics, Reel Skipper and more! Babes on the Bay 2020 is going to be off the hook! You don’t want to miss this!  If you have any questions you can text Jen at 361-205-0182 or e-mail me at any time!

Our monthly meetings are held at Poor Man’s Country Club the second Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. Join us for updates, good conversation and Anglers’ Nights Out with special guest speakers! We are a fun, welcoming group who is always looking for new volunteers! Tight lines, friends!

(Another beautiful evening on Copano Bay. Rockport, Texas)


Bud Kittle
Vice President:
Austin Cox
Jane Jackson
Carrie Cox
Tournament Director Babes on the Bay:
Jen Thomasson
Banquet Chairperson:
Michelle Green

Babes on the Bay

The 21st Annual Babes on the Bay Tournament is May 15-16. Registration is now open:

Follow the Babes on the Bay  on instagram @babesonbay and on Facebook.

To Purchase Vendor Booths, please contact Patsy Courage-Menard at (210) 415-6904 or

To Purchase Drink Tickets CLICK HERE


The 2019 Aransas Bay Chapter Banquet was held August 10. Thank you to all that came out and showed support. Stay tuned for 2020 details and ticketing.