Bring a jr. NBA Skills Challenge to your Community!






Program Timeline

Local Competitions: October 17, 2016 – February 20, 2017 (Nationwide)

  • Jr. NBA organizations conduct the skills challenge for their players using the digital tool kit
  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place award winners in each age and gender group are submitted and advance to the Regional Competition

Regional Competitions: March 4, 2017 – April 30, 2017 (11 Markets)

  • The Jr. NBA will host a Regional Competition at eleven pre-determined multi-court facilities on a Saturday or Sunday.
  • Players receive t-shirts, awards, and potentially team/sponsor related items.
  • The top 5 Champions out of the 11 Regional Champions in each age and gender group will advance to the National Finals.
  • Regional Competition Markets: Colorado; California (2 locations); Florida; Indiana; Illinois; New York; Oregon; South Dakota; Texas; Washington, D.C.

National Finals: June 21, 2017 – June 23, 2017 (New York City)

    • The top 20 Regional Competition Champions will compete in the National Finals Skills Challenge.
    • Finalists win an all-expense paid trip to New York City, receive gift bags, attend special events, interact with NBA/WNBA/D-League Players, Legends, & Draftees, and attend the 2017 NBA Draft presented by State Farm.