15U & 17U

About National Championships

The Canada Basketball 15U & 17U National Championships are the premier national amateur sport events for the Canadian basketball community.  Each summer, Canada’s top next generation of high performance athletes at the 15U and 17U age groups, competes for the National Championship title while representing their home province/territory.

Objectives of the National Championships

  • To create a competitive environment that meets the appropriate stage of development as outlined in the Canadian Basketball Athlete Development Model, allowing Canada’s best developmental athletes to showcase their abilities.

  • To compete, coach and manage under the principles of the Canadian Basketball Athlete Development Model i.e., fair play and the ideals of ethical sport.

  • To educate the parents, players and coaches on developmental principles that relate to the athlete’s stage of development i.e., post-secondary education decisions.

  • To encourage representation and participation from all P/TSO’s.

  • To support and enhance the activities of P/TSO’s in the areas of athletes, coaches and officials development.

  • To facilitate the identification of athletes and coaches for involvement in National Team programming.

2023 Tournament Information

The Canada Basketball 15U & 17U National Championships return July 31 - August 5, 2023, and featuring provincial and territorial teams from across Canada.

15U & 17U Men's Tournament
sherbrooke, quebec

15U & 17U women's Tournament
calgary, alberta


Bishop’s University
2600 Rue College, Sherbrooke, QC

Competition Gyms
Denver Gym + Mitchell Gym

Practice Gym
Bishop’s College School

University of Calgary
2500 University Dr, NW, Calgary, AB

Competition Gyms
Jack Simpson Gymnasium + Red Gym

Practice Gym
Gold Gym

Team Accommodations

Bishop’s University Residence

Yamnuska Hall

Food Services

Dewhurst Dining Hall

Dining Centre – The Landing

Tournament Banquet

The Gait Banquet Hall
Wednesday, August 2nd @ 6:30pm

The Red & White Club
Tuesday, August 1st @ 6:30pm

Tournament at a Glance - Men’s & Women’s

The Canada Basketball 15U & 17U National Championships return July 31 - August 5, 2023, and featuring provincial and territorial teams from across Canada.

Saturday July 29 &
Sunday July 30

Team Arrivals / Official Arrivals / Team Practices / Coaches Technical Session / Player Orientations

Monday July 31

Preliminary Games

Tuesday August 1

Preliminary Games

Wednesday August 2

Preliminary Games

Thursday August 3

Playoff Games

Friday August 4

Playoff Games

Saturday August 5

Medal Games / Classification Games / Awards Presentation / Closing Ceremony

Sunday August 6

Team Departures / Officials Departures

For live results & statistics, standings and leaders, please visit the following sites:
Men’s - http://mensnationals.web.geniussports.com/
Women’s - http://womensnationals.web.geniussports.com/


Please select a schedule from one of the four National Championships:

Teams & Rosters

Participating Teams:

  • Team Alberta

  • Team British Columbia

  • Team Manitoba

  • Team New Brunswick

  • Team Newfoundland & Labrador

  • Team Nova Scotia

  • Team Northwest Territories

  • Team Ontario

  • Team Prince Edward Island

  • Team Quebec

  • Team Saskatchewan

Awards & Standings

The 2023 15U & 17U National Championships final standings and award winners will be posted at the conclusion of the event.

Planning to Attend

15U & 17U Men's Tournament
sherbrooke, quebec

15U & 17U Mwoen's Tournament
calgary, alberta

Hotel Accommodations
(Parents & Spectators)

Comfort Inn Sherbrooke
$175 + taxes

Aloft Calgary University
$149 + taxes (Standard King or Queen)

Best Western Plus
$149 + taxes (Standard Double Queen)

Ticket Information

Adult (18+) Day Pass - $10
Student (ID) Day Pass - $5
Children Under 6 – Free

Adult (18+) Championship Pass - $45
Student (w/ID) Championship Pass - $25

Online Purchase Link

*All event pass options will be available for purchase on-site.

Adult (18+) Day Pass - $10
Student (ID) Day Pass - $5
Children Under 6 – Free

Adult (18+) Championship Pass - $45
Student (w/ID) Championship Pass - $25

Online Purchase Link

*All event pass options will be available for purchase on-site.

More Information

Safe Sport

Canada Basketball is committed to ensuring a safe and inclusive environment for all its athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers, that is free from abuse, harassment, and discrimination.


Canada Basketball recognizes its responsibility to foster a sport environment that ensures positive, healthy and fulfilling experiences.  It is imperative that all coaches be trained on conduct to prevent and address maltreatment.  All coaches, team managers, IST staff and referees are required to complete the safe sport training module, available via the Coaching Association of Canada - Safe Sport website.  The safe sport module is a free, 90-minute online module that gives all participants the tools to recognize, address, and prevent maltreatment in sport.  The module aligns with the principles of the Universal Code of Conduct to Prevent and Address Maltreatment in Sport and meets Sport Canada requirements for Safe Sport education.


All coaches, team managers, staff, volunteers, and referees involved with the National Championships are required to have a completed criminal record/background check in the form of an Enhanced PoliceInformation Check (E-IPIC) issued within 36 months of the event.  Coaches can provide their own valid copy from the past 3 years or apply for one online at www.mybackcheck.com.  Further details can be found in CanadaBasketball’s Screening Policy for Coaches.


CanadaBasketball encourages reporting of all incidents where abuse, discrimination,and harassment is perceived regardless of whom the offender may be or thecontext. This is essential in ensuring accountability by identifying risks toathletes and mitigating unsafe sport environments and behaviour posing threatsto athletes.

Canada Basketball knows how important it can be to provide a safe and secureway of reporting issues that are impacting an individual directly or that theyhave become aware of.  As required by Sport Canada, all complaintsreporting will be managed by an Independent Third-Party Safe Sport Officer. For concerns/complaints, or to report or discuss incidents ofabuse or harassment of any kind related to Canada Basketball events/activities,we encourage individuals to contact ITP Sport directly at:

Phone Number (Canada): 1-800-758-9412

Complaints submitted via the online link can only be accessed by ITP Sport.

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