2017 Summer Camp Registration Now Open!

FOX 40 OFFICIALS CAMP Established in 1988 by FOX 40 Dates for the 2017 Fox 40 Officials Camp held in affiliation with the Hamilton Board of Approved Basketball Officials have been confirmed – August 23 & 24, 2017 at Bishop Tonnos High School in Ancaster – and registration is Now Open!  For more information and to register, […]



CABO Ritchie Nicurity Scholarship Deadline August 24, 2017

DEADLINE AUG 24: Six $500.00 scholarships are awarded annually to student officials in an open cross-Canada competition. The scholarships were created to honour Bill Ritchie of New Brunswick and Bryan Nicurity of Saskatchewan, both of whom are past Presidents of CABO and both Ted Earley Award recipients. Both Bryan and Bill are honoured members of the […]


FIBA’s Mid-Term Congress unanimously ratifies new headgear rule

Note from the release below that this rule does not take effect until Oct 1, 2017… HONG KONG – FIBA’s first-ever Mid-Term Congress, which is bringing together representatives from 139 National Federations, on Thursday unanimously ratified the FIBA Central Board’s decision for a new rule that will allow players to wear headgear. It was developed […]

OABO Camp Openings

From the desk of Don Thorne, OABO Secretary-Treasurer… To all OABO members: We have 4 spots still open for the OABO U12 Girls Development Camp July 3 to 5 We have 2 spots still open for the OABO U14 Girls Development Camp July 17 to 19 and We have 3 spots still open for the […]