Edmonton Basketball Officials Association 

Happy New Year!

January 11, 2021

General Meeting (online) -

      January 25, 2021 - 7:30 pm

January 5, 2021

CBOC Announces Second Window for 2020 - 2021 FIBA Exam

January 8 - February 12, 2021

This window is only open to officials who were unable to write the exam during the first window. 

For more information on how to access the exam: 2020-21 FIBA Exam Instructions 

If you have any questions, please email cboc@basketball.ca

January 3, 2021

2021 EBOA Education and Development

Training Session 6:  Individual Officiating Techniques (IOTs)

EBOA members are invited to attend an online training session with Kerron Lewis, EBOA Director of Education, to discuss Individual Officiating Techniques (IOTs). Three sessions are being offered, please register for ONE only

Option 1:  

     Sunday, January 10, 2021 at 10:00 am
     Register   https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErdOmtqz8tE9cSelsRcq5qzWvFieY61PQK

or Option 2:

     Sunday, January 10, 2021 at 12:30 pm 
     Register   https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcqceCsrj0oGNJGYOVIdZBszNrXl4JX9vBT

or Option 3:

     Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 6:00 pm  
     REGISTER  https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcod-uvpjMiGtHaMaXlV5XDClcFTX3342kp

January 3, 2021

The NeXXt Level - Virtual Event for Female Officials

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 7:00 pm

The EBOA is proud to host a special multi-sport forum for females in Association with the ABOA, Alberta Soccer, Alberta Softball Umpires Association, Alberta Volleyball and Hockey Alberta. Through their personal experience, an elite panel of world class level female referees will offer insight, lessons learned and potential pathways to less experienced or novice officials. A question and answer session will follow the panel presentations.

This forum is open to any female official of any sport, or those who may want to become a referee. Registration is free.
Space is limited and offered on a first-come first-served basis.


    Click here to register

December 19, 2020

Congratulations to:

Moe Allen Award -- Rookie of the Year -- Reihen Knysh

Vlad Eshenko Award -- Most Improved NOCP Level 1 -- Brett Roughead

Ed Tomick Award -- Most Improved NOCP Level 2 -- Rolan Latorre

Bob Sexsmith Award -- Most Improved NOCP Level 3 or 4 -- Warren Maskoske

Ron Bercov Award -- Leadership and Commitment in Mentorship -- Ken Kha

Herb McLaughlin -- Development of Officials -- Perry Stothart

Howie Farrell -- "Love of the Game" -- Stephan Melnyk

Service Award -- Volunteer Contribution -- Ed Harasam




2020 CBOC Ritchie/Nicurity Scholarships 

The CBOC Ritchie/Necurity Scholarships award $750 to promising young referees to assist in furthering their education. 

Congratulations to EBOA members Katia Davi-Digui and Calvin Kha.

The 2020 recipients are:

   - Katia Davi-Digui (Alberta) - MacEwan University, Faculty of Science

   - Calvin Kha (Alberta) - MacEwan University, Faculty of Arts

   - Carriera Lamoureux (Manitoba) - University of Manitoba, Masters of Religious Studies

   - Cieran O'Hara (Manitoba) - University of Manitoba, Faculty of Science

   - Zachary Udoumoren (Alberta) - University of Calgary, Faculty of Science

   - Alexandre Teichmann, (Quebec) - University of Montreal, Faculty of Medicine

December 27, 2020
October 2020

The EBOA has implemented special covid protocols in accordance with the guidelines of Alberta Health Services, Basketball Canada and the Alberta Basketball Association.

All EBOA Members must complete the Return to Play Protocol Seminar and the NOCP Level 1/2 Clinic (at set times online) prior to refereeing games in the 2020 - 21 season.

CBOC Protocols

November 12. 2020

Due to new directives issued by the Government of Alberta and Alberta Health Services, the EYBA has suspended play until further notice.

Update December 7, 2020 - The EYBA is aiming for return to play on February 1, 2021.

March 2020

Due to the global covid pandemic, all regularly planned EBOA Social Events have been postponed indefinitely.

Update December 9, 2020 - Christmas Social and 2019-20 Awards announcement planned for December 19th.

Events Calendar

September 2020
Due to the global covid pandemic, all planned EBOA New Referee Clinics have been postponed indefinitely.

Come Join Our Ranks. If you are already a referee with another recognized referee association and would like to join the ranks of the EBOA, please contact:

Mark Dzenick
EBOA Director of Recruitment



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