National Wheelchair Basketball Association

2022-2023 Adult Athlete Registration


Please note that Individual Registrations received after the respective Divisional deadline may not be eligible for Post-Season play.

Women's Division = December 31, 2022 Deadline - Click the following link for: 2023 NWBA Adult Division Postseason Requirements and Timeline

Adult Division = January 1, 2023 Deadline - Click the following link for: 2023 NWBA Women's Division Postseason Requirements and Timeline

If you are a returning NWBA player, please use your previous SportsEngine profile to complete any entry for registration. DO NOT CREATE A NEW A SPORTSENGINE PROFILE. 

Team Registration Requirement

Team Registration MUST be complete prior to that Team's affiliated participants to submit an Individual Registration. Click here for more information on Team Registration.

Player Eligibility

Please ensure you have reviewed and completed the necessary information and processes for player eligibility with the NWBA. This information and processes should be completed (if necessary) PRIOR to completing Athlete Registration.

Please click HERE for more information on Player Eligibility.

Registration Fees and Payment

The Membership Dues for athletes for the 2022-23 NWBA season will be:

  • Early Individual Registration
    • Register by October 4 = $30 Adult Athlete
  • Open Individual Registration
    • Register October 5 and after = $40 Adult Athlete
  • Hall of Fame Members - $0 per person (Registration fees waived) Contact Brandon McBeain at for more details BEFORE submitting an Individual Registration. 

NOTE: Members are only required to pay for one membership per season. A unique discount code will be provided to individuals submitting both an Athlete and Non-Athlete Registration.  The discount code will waive the NWBA membership registration fee, leaving only the NCSI fee for the background check (which is required for all Non-Athlete registrations).

Payment Information

  • Debit/Credit Card payments submitted online through Individual Registration will be charged online processing fees of 3.15% of the total + $1.50 per payment
  • An Individual Registration Fee Waiver Request is available for participants with significant financial hardship. Please submit a summary of your detailed request to Brandon McBeain at
  • Payment options are available for teams or organizations to sponsor individual registration dues of team athletes and non-athletes. 

Registration Process

Welcome to the Adult Athlete Registration session for 2022-23 NWBA Individual Registration.

#1 – Registration Notes and Required Information

  • The option for registering someone else is ONLY for parents registering a minor participant (under 18 years of age).
  • Only one entry for Athlete Registration is required for athletes rostered on multiple teams. For example:
    --Athletes participating with an Adult Division AND Women's Division teams should submit one (1) Adult Athlete Registration and include both teams
    --Athletes participating with a Prep AND Varsity teams should submit one (1) Junior Athlete Registration and include both teams
    --Athletes participating with a Junior Division AND a Adult Team should submit one (1) Junior Athlete Registration and include both teams.
  • Select the appropriate team or select "No Team" if not affiliated with a team (Note:  If your team is not listed, contact your Team Representative).
  • Athletes should review and complete the necessary information and processes for player eligibility BEFORE completing Athlete Registration. Click the following link for more information on Player Eligibility.

Required Information:

  • Contact Information
  • Date of Birth
  • T-Shirt Size
  • Disability Information
  • Jersey Number
  • Personal Info
  • Waivers include: Code of Conduct, Liability, Concussion Acknowledgement, SafeSport Acknowledgement (for "Adult Participants")

#2 – Review and Submit Registration
After reviewing the information entered to confirm it is complete and correct, click on "Complete Order" to submit the Individual Registration. A copy of the receipt and Individual Profile will display and will also be sent to the email included in the SportsEngine profile used to submit the Individual Registration.

#3 – Save the Confirmation Email received after submitting the Individual Registration for easy access to it.

#4 – Complete SafeSport Training
Trainings and additional resources can be found by visiting:

Adult Participants (age 18 and older)
All Adult Participants submitting any NWBA Individual Membership Registration (i.e., Junior Athlete, Adult Athlete, and Non-Athlete) MUST complete SafeSport Training each season within 10 days of submitting the NWBA Individual Membership Registration and prior to engaging in any activities with the NWBA

-Adult Athlete Individual Membership Registration: These participants can directly access the Training by clicking the SafeSport "Complete Certification" button provided in the eligibility/confirmation email received within 24 hours after submitting an NWBA Adult Athlete membership registration.

Minor/Youth Athletes (age 17 and younger)
Minor/Youth Athletes should complete the age-appropriate Training for Minor/Youth Athletes

Parents should complete the “Parent’s Guide to Misconduct in Sport” Training.

Questions? Contact Brandon McBeain

Director of Membership Services and Programs