National Wheelchair Basketball Association

2020-21 Event Sanction Application


This registration session will allow you to complete the NWBA Event Sanction Application. Please be prepared to provide all the following information.

1) Event Details

  • Event Name, Event Director, Date and Location

2) Venue Information

  • Point of Contact, Location and Amenities

3) Insurance

  • Copy of Certificate of Insurance if not requested insurance from NWBA; NWBA must be listed as additionally insured.
  • COVID-19 Hold Harmless Waiver

4) Competition Information

  • Divisions, Tournament Designation Request, Team Fees, Services to Teams, Event Flyer, Event Registration Form, Event Logo

5) Officials and Volunteers

  • Name of Head Official, Services to Officials and Volunteers

6) Documents & Communication

  • Flyer, Registration Form, Logo, Website, Social Media, Emergency Response Plan

We understand arrangements may not be finalized at this time, however, try to make your application as detailed as possible. If your event is approved, consistently update logistics and add new information to your event on the NWBA events calendar. Application fees are fully refunded for events that are not hosted.  

Once you have submitted your application, please allow 3-5 business days for it to be reviewed and approved. A copy of the submitted applications will be automatically sent to NWBA staff and leadership for consideration of an NWBA sanctioned event.

The Event Resource Guide is available in the NWBA Resource Center at The Event Resource Guide will include information on executing event operations, training materials for table officials and a communication plan for an event.

The 2020-21 Event Sanction Application is only valid for NWBA events held prior to September 1, 2021.


Please direct any questions regarding this registration to:

Brandon McBeain

Director of Membership Services and Programs

Phone: (719) 266-4082 ext. 108