Ontario Basketball (OBA) affiliates approximately 175 clubs and associations each year. Any not-for-profit organization that is involved in the development and growth of amateur basketball can apply to become an affiliated member club of Ontario Basketball. For the complete application process, click here (.pdf).
The Ontario Basketball (and club insurance season) runs from September 1 through August 31 of each calendar year. Here’s where you can find complete information about OBA‘s insurance program.
Definition of a competitive club membership: Clubs that develop athletes with the intention of having them compete at the regional and/or provincial level against any Ontario Basketball member. Club teams participating in league games, exhibition games and sanctioned tournaments are considered competitive members.
Definition of a house league development club membership: Clubs that develop athletes with the intention of having them compete within their own club structure (House League). Participants do not play any games against outside Ontario Basketball members/clubs.
Ontario Basketball affiliates with camps and associations each year and continues to grow as more athletes, coaches and officials develop a love for the game. Any organization that is involved in the development and growth of amateur basketball can apply to become an affiliated member camp of OBA.
Ontario Basketball Camp Affiliation runs from September 1 through August 31 of each calendar year.
Ontario Basketball offers a Camp Affiliation Program as a special feature for our Members. Affiliation ensures maximum promotion and cost effective insurance.
The benefits include, but are not limited to:
- Adherence to standards set by Ontario Basketball encourages higher demand.
- Promotion on the Ontario Basketball web site.
- A direct link from Ontario Basketball to your organization’s web site.
- Advertising for your camp on Ontario Basketball’s affiliated camp news page.
- Promotion of your camp in Time Out (monthly electronic newsletter)
- Discount on group camp insurance.
To become an affiliated member camp of Ontario Basketball please download the Camp Affiliation Application (.pdf).