Welcome to SJABO

The St. John's Association of Basketball Officials is a organization of basketball officials providing services to the eastern region of the island of Newfoundland. It is an affiliate of the Canadian Association of Basketball Officials (CABO) and the Newfoundland Association of Basketball Officials (NABO). We work closely with provincial sport governing bodies, schools and leagues to provide officials for basketball events from the grammar school level through High School and local adult leagues.

Novice Rules Clinic Nov 3-4 2017

SJABO is always looking for new referees. Fred Wakeham will be conducting a novice rules clinic November 3rd & 4th, 2017. Sessions will be Friday evening 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., Saturday 9:30-12:00 and 1:00-3:00 at Leary's Brook School on Larkhall Street, St. John's. For more information please contact Fred here.


Fill out an application HERE and email the application to Fred to attend the next Novice Rules Clinic.

Need a referee?

Joe Wadden is the SJABO Assignor. Joe collects all requests and assigns officials to each game. To request referees for a game, tournament or league, email Joe by clicking here.