2-Person CABO (FIBA) Mechanics

This page contains posts with excerpts related to 2-Person CABO (Canadian) mechanics.

PLEASE NOTE – Canadian (CABO) mechanics include modifications approved by FIBA – including no “work left” or “preferred diagonal” mechanics – so while you can download the FIBA International Mechanics Manuals from the FIBA Website, be advised that those manuals do NOT include the CABO modifications for use in Canada so may not be appropriate in all situations.  The CABO modification are published in the Canadian version of the IAABO Handbook which is available to members only.

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FIBA Signals Video

Courtesy Peter McDonald, TABO… Good afternoon, Over the last number of month I have worked on producing a FIBA signals video to help educate all officials on FIBA signals.  Feel free to share the educational video with any member on your board that you feel would be benefit from the information.  FIBA SIGNALS – BASKETBALL […]

The Animated Officials Manual

Announcing the launch of The Animated Officials Manual (www.AnimatedOfficialsManual.com) The Animated Officials Manual has been prepared specifically for the Hamilton Board of Approved Basketball Officials and as such registration for all Hamilton Board members is FREE. This new website contains videos animations of the 2-Person CABO (FIBA) Mechanics for use in Canada. Canadian (CABO) mechanics include […]


FIBA Pre-Game App

From FIBA (courtesy Tim Laurain)… The FIBA iREF Pre-Game Conference App is now available. It can be used for 2-person and 3-person mechanics. It includes a pre-game, glossary, rules and interpretations. You can also create situations (move officials, ball and players around) in the half court and full court and then save the snap shot […]

Canadian (CABO) FIBA 2 Person Mechanics – Quick Reference (v2mar16)

Please find below a Quick Reference Guide for the Canadian FIBA 2-Person Mechanics.  Remember that: the FIBA Mechanics Manuals available online have not been updated since 2010 and do not include annual changes that have been made by FIBA since then, and FIBA & CABO have approved several significant modifications for use specifically in Canada, […]