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the LBA is committed to caring for the health and well-being of our users, partners and the local communities during these difficult times. In line with government advice, we have postponed all activities and courses until further notice.
We are still working remotely, so please do not hesitate to contact us for any enquiries.
Protect yourselves and others by adhering to the government guidelines and remember, you can spread the virus even if you don’t have symptoms.
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9 April 2020

A basketball with orange outline and white background with words in orange spelling LBA, standing for London Basketball Association.
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LBA Membership

Starting from August 2017, the LBA offers a new membership with exclusive benefits including, but not limited to:

  • Up to 100% discount on our training courses (minimum 25%)
  • FREE access to 17 Nationally Recognised Qualifications
  • Early access to LBA sessions
  • Free LBA T-Shirt
  • Access to DBS

About us


London Basketball Association is a registered charity, established in July 2012. We are a small but intensely committed organisation, built up and employing directly from the very communities within which we work. We operate within the ‘sport for development’ sector and aim to bring positive social change in areas such as health and wellbeing, substance misuse and employment, through the powerful medium of sport, and basketball specifically.



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Our last tournament went so well that we couldn’t wait to do it all again!
The LBA Half Term Clash 2K Tournament THIS FRIDAY!!!
Finals & semifinals to be live streamed with commentary! 📺
Show off, be the NBA 2K 🐐
Sign up now via DM! .
All you need is a mic, internet, console and the game!
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Help Fund Us

The LBA is a registered charity and relies on sponsorship and donations for funding.


If you have time to spare why not volunteer and help the LBA. It doesn’t matter whether or not you are involved in basketball, we are always on the look out for a variety of different skills! Find out more.

Got An Idea?

The LBA is an evolving organisation that values your suggestions. If you have an idea that you think the LBA should hear about then please let us know!