Please be advised that the 2018 derby weekend is also Nakina's 95th Anniversary weekend!


Marla Michel

Marla Michel is the coordinator of the Nakina Bass Derby and has been for years. She is a mother of two daughters, two son-in-laws, and has two granddaughters and one grandson. She has a husband who is also an avid fisherman and loves fishing herself (not particularly bass). She has dedicated A LOT of her time and energy to coordinate the bass derby! Thank-you Marla!

Come join the Nakina Bass Derby and fish in Northwestern Ontario!

Nakina Bass Derby 2018 dates are the August long weekend - August 3rd, 4th, and 5th, 2018!!

Travis Schallock

For years, Travis has been a competitive fisherman in many ways. He has regularly placed among the top 10 in many tournaments including the Nakina Bass Derby, Atikokan Bass Classic, and Shebandowan Smallmouth Showdown. Travis has a wife, and is a father of a son and a daughter. With his years of fishing experience, Travis is the President of the Nakina Fish & Game Club and is a huge contributor to the Nakina Bass Derby! Thank-you Travis!

Nakina Bass Derby