November 8, 2022- The Ike Foundation® has had a busy year of hosting several kids fishing events as well as donating to several kids fishing organizations across the country. While The Ike Foundation®’s mission is to introduce urban and rural children to the wholesome sport of fishing, we are also dedicated to instilling in them a love and respect for the outdoors. Conservation is a big part of that mission and with that in mind,...Continue Reading 'Giving Tuesday with The Ike Foundation®'
Tournament Winner Bailey EigbrettThis year's Ike Foundation Kayak Tournament was held on Lake Nockamixon, PA on October 2nd, 2022. All anglers competed on the same body of water in one of Pennsylvania's largest kayak bass fishing tournaments. 90 Anglers competed for prizes, including a 2022 Hobie Compass valued at $2,600, from the following tournament sponsors: The Dugout Bait...Continue Reading '2022 The Ike Foundation Ike's Kayak Bass Tournament Winners'
Sept 13th, 2022- The mission of The Ike Foundation® is to get kids fishing and in the outdoors, especially those who have not had the opportunity to do so. Ike’s Youth Fishing Tournament Trail was created to expand that mission with the introduction of fishing from a bass boat. The inaugural event was held on Lenape Lake, Hamilton Township, NJ and...Continue Reading 'The Ike Foundation® Summer Recap and Upcoming Events'
June 15, 2022, Pittsgrove, NJ. The Ike Foundation® recently held its 7th Annual Ike’s Pro-Am Bass Tournament on the Chesapeake Bay in North East Maryland. Anglers from all over the region came out to support The Ike Foundation® and their mission to get more kids fishing and in the outdoors. It was a bright, beautiful day on the water but the...Continue Reading 'Mike Iaconelli and The Ike Foundation® Announce Pro Am Winners and Kids Event Fun!'
May 25, 2022, Pittsgrove, NJ. The 2022 Ike Foundation® Scholarship Winners Have Been Announced! High school seniors from across the country with an earned GPA of at least 3.0 and a proven contribution to outdoor conservation submitted applications for The Ike Foundation® Scholarship. Students were required to submit letters of recommendation, high school transcript, college acceptance letter and an essay that...Continue Reading 'Mike Iaconelli and The Ike Foundation® Updates!'
March 24, 2022-Mike Iaconelli and The Ike Foundation® are proud to announce The Ike Foundation® Youth Fishing Tournament Trail. This endeavor has been on the minds of Mike and Becky Iaconelli for many years and is set to launch this spring. The Ike Foundation® currently hosts kids bank fishing events, most recently in Northeast, Maryland and previously in Camden, New Jersey....Continue Reading 'Mike Iaconelli and The Ike Foundation® Announce Youth Fishing Tournament Trail'
Pittsgrove NJ, March 10, 2022. The Ike Foundation® attended the Bassmaster Classic this past weekend in Greenville, SC. Attendance was record setting with almost 155,000 people enjoying the Outdoor Expo. Many children joined their parents to walk the halls of the Greenville Convention Center, scooping up fishing items; rods, reels, tackle, etc. but most importantly to spot a Bassmaster Elite series...Continue Reading 'The Ike Foundation® at the Bassmaster Classic '
Pittsgrove NJ, February 7, 2022. Professional Edge Fishing Inc., a brand and angler marketing and representation company, announces a new YouTube Docuseries, NEVER GIVE UP! The Mike ‘Ike’ Iaconelli Story.As Mike Iaconelli returns to his roots in bass fishing with the 2022 Bassmaster Elite Series, he’s sharing an eighteen-week docuseries on how fishing has impacted his life and how the twists and turns...Continue Reading 'NEVER GIVE UP! The Mike ‘Ike’ Iaconelli Story'