Minnesota B.A.S.S. Nation is a member the B.A.S.S. Nation. The B.A.S.S. Nation is a global network of locally organized clubs whose members participate in and support a range of activities, including tournaments, conservation initiatives and youth programs. Three competitors, who qualify through a rigorous series of local and regional tournaments and then the national championship, advance to bass fishing’s biggest stage, the GEICO Bassmaster Classic.