Master Angler Awards

Released Badge

The Released badge is presented to anglers who catch and release their first trophy fish of qualifying size, in any one of the 30 eligible species.

Bronze badge

Bronze Badge

Awarded only once, the Bronze badge is presented to anglers who catch their first trophy fish of qualifying size, in any one of the 30 eligible species.

Silver medal badge

Silver Badge (The Expert)

This badge honours the skill and scope it takes to catch one qualifying fish from five different species. The combination you choose to become an “Expert” is up to you.

Gold Badge (The grand Master)

The right to wear gold is achieved by those who catch a qualifying fish from ten different species. A once-in-a-lifetime award, the Grand Master gold badge salutes the dedication, versatility and level of accomplishment of those who pursue this title.

Platinum medalist badgePlatinum Badge (Elite Angler)

The honour to wear Platinum is achieved by those anglers who catch one qualifying fish from fifteen different species of fish. A once-in-a-lifetime award, the Elite Angler platinum badge acknowledges the determination, perseverance and level of accomplishment of those anglers who have reached this prestigious level.

Diamond medalist master angler badgeDiamond Badge (Ultimate Angler)

This ‘extreme’ level of achievement and the right to wear “Diamond” is reserved for those anglers who register one qualifying fish in twenty different species. A once-in-a liftime award, the Diamond level is the most rewarding and esteemed level of accomplishment.

Specialist Badges

Catch five qualifying fish of any one species to recieve their award. (* Badges may not be exactly as shown)

  • Arctic char specialist badge

    Arctic Char

  • Brook trout specialist badge

    Brook Trout

  • Burbot specialist badge


  • >Freshwater drum specialist badge

  • Lake trout specialist badge

    Lake Trout

  • Muskellunge specialist badge


  • Rainbow trout specialist badge

    Rainbow Trout

  • Smallmouth bass specialist badge

    Smallmouth Bass

  • Sucker specialist badge


  • Tullibee specialist badge


  • >Whitefish specialist badge

  • Arctic grayling specialist badge

    Arctic Grayling

  • Brown trout specialist badge

    Brown Trout

  • Carp specialist badge


  • Goldeye specialist badge


  • Largemouth specialist badge

    Largemouth Bass

  • Northern pike specialist badge

    Northern Pike

  • Rock bass specialist badge

    Rock Bass

  • Splake specialist badge


  • Sunfish specialist badge


  • Walleye specialist badge


  • black crappie specialist badge

    Black Crappie

  • Bullhead specialist badge


  • Channel catfish specialist badge

    Channel Catfish

  • Mooneye specialist badge


  • Perch specialist badge


  • Sauger specialist badge


  • Sturgeon specialist badge


  • Tiger trout specialist badgeT

    iger Trout

  • White bass specialist badge

    White Bass