LCOEUR D’ ALENE, Idaho (June 8, 2017) – Billy Chapman Jr. is a Freshwater Fishing Hall of Famer and a member of the Bass Anglers Sportsman Society (B.A.S.S.). While not all can reach Hall of Fame status, Chapman, owner and founder of Anglers Inn International, believes everyone should become a B.A.S.S. member. All anglers that fish at Anglers Inn International Mexico lodges at Lakes El Salto or Picachos will automatically join the organization thanks to Chapman who is paying the membership fee to register as a B.A.S.S. member.

Chapman’s passion for hosting bass anglers is evident with his popular 5-star fishing destinations in Mexico and Brazil and new operations in Idaho. His dedication to the bass angler and to the members of B.A.S.S. is supported with this membership offer and his special discount packages exclusive to B.A.S.S. members.

“I don’t think we’d have the quality of bass fishing in the United States or Mexico if we did not have B.A.S.S.,” said Chapman. “I cherish my membership and want all of my customers to enjoy being a part of such a fine organization. I’m paying the B.A.S.S. membership fee for every angler fishing at either of our Mexico lodges through July 2018.”

For those anglers already a B.A.S.S. member their membership will be extended one year. There is no obligation by the angler other than staying at an Anglers Inn lodge. One benefit of being a member is receipt of the critically acclaimed and highly popular Bassmaster Magazine.

The exclusive discount offer to B.A.S.S. members continues. Members booking a reservation to either Mexico location will receive up to a $400 discount on the trip if taken between September 17 and October 29, 2017.

Chapman has been a leader in the outfitter industry for over 43 years and an inductee in the National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame, the only outfitter to be so honored. Chapman’s lodges are legendary for exceptional fishing and the highest caliber of service and facilities.

B.A.S.S. operates the most prestigious and competitive fishing tournament program in the world, publishes Bassmaster and B.A.S.S. Times magazines, has the industry-leading website, Bassmaster.com, manages the B.A.S.S. Nation network of state and local chapter affiliates and has a far-reaching conservation focus. Celebrating its 50th anniversary next year, the organization was founded in 1968 by Ray Scott.

To learn more about Anglers Inn International fishing opportunities login to www.anglersinn.tv and www.anglersinn.com or call 1-800-GOTAFISH (1-800-468-2347). For more information on B.A.S.S., go to www.bassmaster.com.