The WNGBA 2024 West Coast Classic: A vibrant two-day basketball tournament celebrating diversity in the LGBTQ+ community and its allies. Join us at the West Hollywood Aquatics and Recreation Center on March 23-24, 2024, for an unforgettable experience on and off the court!
The WNGBA is a branch of the National Gay Basketball Association, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, established in 2005. Our division is dedicated to fostering unity and camaraderie among queer women and LGBTQ+ allies through the medium of basketball. We aim to create a supportive, inclusive, and enjoyable environment, inspiring friendships and promoting understanding across the diverse spectrum of gender and sexuality, both on and off the court
Joining a WNGBA tournament is easy! Whether you already have a full team or you're flying solo, registration is open to both free agents and complete teams (minimum of 8 players per team). If you're a free agent, no worries – we'll help match you with a team. With multiple divisions catering to various experience and skill levels, there's a place for everyone at the West Coast Classic!
So come out! Grab your crew. Get your squad. & #RepYourPride
The Womens+ National Gay Basketball Association strongly suggests each player have an annual physical exam to ensure that your health will allow you to participate in the sport of basketball safely.
If you have not seen your doctor recently, we encourage you to do so ASAP.
Medical Release, Authorization and No Tolerance Policy
As the named athlete, I hereby authorize the diagnosis and treatment by a qualified and licensed medical professional in the event of a medical emergency, which in the opinion of the attending medical professional, requires immediate attention to prevent further endangerment of the life, physical disfigurement, physical impairment, or other undue pain, suffering or discomfort, if delayed.
Permission is hereby granted to the attending physician to proceed with any medical or minor surgical treatment, x-ray examination and immunizations for the named athlete. In the event of an emergency arising out of serious illness, the need for major surgery, or significant accidental injury, I understand that every attempt will be made by the attending physician to contact my emergency contact in the most expeditious way possible. This authorization is granted only after a reasonable effort has been made to reach my emergency contact.
Permission is also granted to the National Gay Basketball Association and its affiliates including Directors, trainers, medical professional to provide the needed emergency treatment prior to the players admission to the medical facility.
Release authorized on the dates and/or duration of the registered tournament.
This release is authorized and executed of my own free will, with the sole purpose of authorizing medical treatment under emergency circumstances, for the protection of life and limb of the named player.