Teams must register as a club before Athletes can register for individual memberships. Please note: Only one Club membership required per program. Also make sure you have your practice location and tournament locations handy at the time of registration. Officials, Coaches and other non athletes must register as an non athlete. Your club MUST register with AAU before registering with NAWBL.
View before registering: https://youtu.be/0MlJVUTz8UM
North American Wheelchair Basketball League Team Registration will be $50 due by December 15th. This fee will assist with adminstartive cost. The Championship tournament fee will be $600 – $700 Location and fee will be confirmed by December 15th.
Joining the AAU
Go to CLICK HERE and click on JOIN AAU on the right hand side. Scroll down a bit and you will see the Get a Membership Bar, click there the membership features will open you will see a blue bar, apply for Non Athlete membership, click there, It will bring you to the log in screen where you will need to login, register for a user name and password or continue as a guest user. We suggest you sign up for an account so you can manage your purchases and easily be able to renew memberships the following year.
Click on get a Membership or if logged in click on New Membership to start.
First, register your club administrator, coaches with your club as an non-athlete member. The Non-Athlete Membership fee is $16 or $18 for the added benefit per year. We are now conducting mandatory background screenings on all adult non-athletes as well as adult athletes. Memberships are NO LONGER INSTANT. All adult coaches, athletes and club members will need to sign the consent form so that the background check can be processed.
Once your application has cleared, you will be sent a confirmation that your application has been accepted along with your AAU Membership ID. Once your application is accepted you may begin your club application if you are purchasing a club for a team sport.
The Club Application is the second step in this process. You can purchase just one club and have multiple teams under the club.
You will now log in with your user name and password that you originated at the time of your Adult Non-Athlete application. Once logged in on the left hand side you will see Club Application, which you will need to fill out with your team information. If you are only looking to participate, you will choose LEVEL 1 ($30 youth and $50 Adult and Youth ), if you want to host events choose LEVEL 2 ($60 Youth and $80 Adult and Youth) and if you want to be a subordinate non-profit 501(c)3 under the AAU choose LEVEL 3 ($300 Youth and $320 Adult and Youth). You are able to upgrade from a Level 1 to a Level 2 during the same membership year. There are no upgrades available to a Level 3.
After your club has been purchased, you can purchase your Third Party Insurance Certificates for those locations where you wish to practice or hold events as well as Sanction any events you wish to host as a Level 2 or Level 3 club.
Your club membership regardless of the level provides you with a $10,000,000 General Liability Insurance coverage for your facilities where you practice.
The Individual membership provides the athletes and coaches with the ability to participate in the AAU sports along with Sports Accident Insurance.
Once you have processed your non-athletes and club, you can start adding your athletes under Athlete Application, or you can give the parents the club code to register their individual child. The cost is $14 or $16 for the added benefit per year. Adults it is $24 and $27.50 for the Added benefit per year.
Added Benefit will provide your athletes and coaches with the Sports Accident Insurance if you are playing in a non-AAU Sanctioned event for another organization. In order for the AB benefit to be effective, all club members must be registered as same.