Who We Are

The goals of the YNBA are to encourage children to develop a love of sport as a lifelong activity as well as promote and develop basketball skills and to provide a training path for those who might choose high performance competition.

WHO WE ARE

The York North Basketball Association (YNBA) is a not-for-profit sports organization that is committed to providing quality programs for children and young adults of all skill levels.

The goals of the YNBA are to encourage children to develop a love of sport as a lifelong activity as well as promote and develop basketball skills and to provide a training path for those who might choose high performance competition. To accomplish these goals it is essential that we recognize and nourish "the distinct stages of physical, mental, cognitive and emotional development in child athletes." (Canadian Sport for Life - A Sport Parents Guide, 7).

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Dave Bannister
Aldo Fazzalari
Ann Ulahannan
Jeff Smith
Jason Scott
Marc Horton
George Tinnes

office staff

Jen Little
Darlene White
Christian Fierro

technical DIRECTORS

Gad Perlmutter
Patrick AU

alumni

All dates are post secondary starting years.

Reilly Kluchert '24

York University

Emily Fronkovic '23

McMaster University

Ashley Guerriero '23

McMaster University

Benjamin Svab '19

George Brown College

Emeka Otoh '19

University of Toronto

Sarah Gates '17

McMaster University

Clare Sharkey '17

McMaster University

Linnaea Harper '14

McMaster University

Emily Tinnes '13

Laurention University

Ben Garvin '08

University of Toronto

Scott Laws '08

McMaster University

Kevin Pangos '07

Gonzaga University

Dan Bannister '07

Queens University

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Join the York North Basketball Association (YNBA) and help us inspire a lifelong love of sport in children and young adults, while promoting and developing their basketball skills through programs tailored to their distinct stages of physical, mental, cognitive, and emotional development.