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What's New

NLBA Hoops Summer Camps - Boys and Girls

Boys' Camps: Grades 4 - 7; Dates: August 13th - 17th 9:00 am - 4:00 pm; Cost: $200.00

Girls' Camps: Grades 4 - 7; Dates: August 20th - 24th 9:00 am - 4:00 pm; Cost: $200.00


Registration Procedure:
Please complete the accompanying registration form, and attach a cheque made payable to: NLBA

Mail Registration forms to:
1296A Kenmount Road, Paradise, NL A1L 1N3

Online Registration: you can pay online through PayPal @

The deadline to register for Camp is the first 60 members registered or Monday, July 30th.

Registrations are accepted on a 'first-come, first-serve' basis, to a maximum of 60 athletes (Per Camp). Mailed entries will be opened on a daily basis and numbered accordingly.

Each child will receive a reversible jersey and a Spalding Basketball at Camp!

For further information, please contact:
Judy Byrne @ the NLBA office-576-3392
Email: or or Fax: 576-8787

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Executive Director Basketball Position

The Newfoundland and Labrador Basketball Association (NLBA) is now accepting applications for the full-time position of Executive Director. The NLBA is the provincial sport governing body for amateur basketball in the province. Located in the city of Paradise, the NLBA is a not-for-profit organization whose mandate is to provide leadership and to develop the sport of basketball at all levels domestically and nationally.

The Candidate:
As Executive Director, you are responsible for the effective and efficient management of the association's activities and resources in accordance with direction provided by the Board of Directors. The Executive Director, in this capacity, shall work with the Board of Directors in the development, review and implementation of association policy and an understanding of the provincial and national basketball scene. The candidate should be a high energy individual capable of multi-tasking, possess good organizational skills along with financial and staff management abilities. The individual must also have excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to manage extremely busy day-to-day operations of the organization. An understanding of the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) and the Long Term Athlete Development Model (LTAD) is crucial. Computer skills would include knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and Simply Accounting. Social media and website management abilities would also be an asset.


  • A related university or college degree or related experience in sports administration; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • An understanding of the sport of basketball at the provincial and national sport environment.
  • An in-depth knowledge of the NCCP, LTAD, Steve Nash and Jr. NBA programs.
  • Willingness to work extra hours as required to compete tasks and available to work week nights, weekends and holidays as required.
  • Travel will be required both provincially and nationally on occasion.
  • A valid driver's license and a Vulnerable Sector/Code of Conduct Certificate required.
Salary: Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Submitted electronically, in confidence to:
NLBA - Executive Director Position
  • Please include your cover letter and resume in one document and ensure the email subject line reads "NLBA-Executive Director Position".
  • Application Deadline is: 5:00pm April 30th, 2018
  • The Newfoundland and Labrador Basketball Association is an equal opportunity employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest however, only those being considered will be contacted for an interview.

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