NSBO Work Plan
1. Review and revise the NSBO
Member at Large
We have renewed our commitment to complete this objective and hope to present it to the Executive by the end of November.
A draft Constitution document has been completed and circulated for input.
2. Refresh and modernize the NSBO
To have a professional
This initiative will certainly simplify some of our administrative responsibilities to our partners and will provide tangible benefits to our members.
Paul sent an excel spreadsheet to Area Supervisors on November 12th
4. Offer regional clinics emphasizing on
There are no rule changes for the upcoming season.
Ten (10) regional clinics
CABO and Canada Basketball have again identified three “Technical Points of Emphasis” for officials, coaches and players.
Other areas to be discussed at upcoming clinics are:
We urge all Area Supervisors to collect dues at their respective clinics ($85.00 & $45.00)
5. Identify and create a
High Performance Committee
Joe Harvey Mike Goble
Jalen Spicer Jeff Nodding
Greg Callaghan Brennan Curry
Chandler Haliburton Ira Fraser
Individual development plans
Area Supervisors are requested to identify any officials with potential
6. Complete all contract negotiations
A draft AUS contract
Contract negotiations with ACAA Convenor and representatives from NB and PEI took place on October 19th.
7. To negotiate an assignment process at
NSSAF has reduced their division from 4 to 3.
8. Promote attendance to the local
Presently, the only coverage we have is game sanctioned by Basketball Nova Scotia.
OTHER NSBO RELATED INITIATIVES
Wink Willox Award – Kenny Fells
Rod Shoveller Award –
Frank Baldwin Award –
Level III Certificate presented to
Long Service Award (formally the 25 year award).
Post Play Express
(grass root initiative)
Nova Scotia received the following assignments:
AUS – Men
AUS – Women
Sites for High School Championships
CABO Online exam
The National Council expressed concerns with the existing national
CABO exam will be written in December (same format as last year).
Exam results are a
Three-person officiating will be
Reg Jewkes has communicated game protocol to the panel.
Provincial Supervisor Secretary
NSBO and BNS have developed an excellent partnership in all basketball initiatives.
The Executive needs to ensure all areas are being properly managed and in line with the objectives of NSBO.
There is presently an issue in the Strait Area requiring the attention of NSBO President.
The new Strait Area Supervisor is Lucien Gerrior.
New Process for CIS Selection
Selection process for CIS Championships will no longer be coordinated by CABO.
Very proud of our officials for volunteering their time and energy to assist in the clean-up of the Sydney community (as a result of flood damage).
November 16, 2016