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    January 1, 2013

    Canada Basketball

    Canada Basketball is the National Sporting Organization for the sport of Basketball in Canada. Canada Basketball is respected throughout the world and is recognized by the International Amateur Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the Government of Canada as the sole governing body of the sport of amateur basketball in Canada.

    Canada Basketball represents all basketball interests, provides leadership, coordination and direction in all areas of the sport of basketball. Canada Basketball is a non-for-profit organization run under a sound business model by a volunteer board of directors and has 10 full-time professional staff members to run the affairs of the organization.

    Canada Basketball is made of several member associations in five categories. The structure includes the following four levels of members:

    1. Active Members 
    Provincial and Territorial Associations including Basketball Manitoba
    Board of Directors

    2. Associate Members 
    NBA Canada 
    Canadian Association of Basketball Officials

    3. Affiliate Members 
    Women’s Basketball Coaches Association
    National Association of Basketball Coaches of Canada
    Toronto Raptors

    4. Non-Voting Members 
    Canadian Wheelchair Basketball Association
    Canadian Interuniversity Sport 
    Canadian Colleges Athletic Association
    Canadian Secondary Schools Federation
    Naismith Foundation
    Canadian Olympic Committee
    Coaching Association of Canada

    5. Honourary Life

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