NABA Member Benefits
Once affiliated with the NABA, all players and teams are members of the National Adult Baseball Association. We are all part of a family who receive the following membership benefits:
General Liability Insurance & Secondary Medical:
Through a national program, NABA offers a $3,000,000 liability & secondary medical insurance policy to all leagues at a affordable discounted rate. All administration is done through our national office. Certificates of insured are processed on a timely matter and forwarded the same day. All leagues can process an UNLIMITED number of insured certificates at the stated discounted rate of $130 per team. The NABA handles all claims provided by the league with our insurance carrier, and our insurance carrier will take care of representing the NABA and our leagues with any liability issues, lawsuits or claims.
Secondary Medical Insurance:
Through a national program, NABA offers a $10,000 secondary medical insurance policy to all leagues at an affordable discounted rate which is included in the price with the general liability policy. All administration and claims are done through our national office. The NABA handles all claims provided by the league with our insurance carrier, and our insurance carrier will take care of representing the NABA and our leagues with any and all medical issues or claims.
The NABA offers free online registration to all of our members through our own online registration system on the NABA National Website! This allows the team manager to have more organization to know who has registered on his team, and to develop his roster, and communicate with the team. It also allows the League President to maintain registration with all players and teams and to develop a database with the ability to communicate to the league managers and players. By regsitering with the NABA, this qualifies each member for our Liability Insurance and Secondary Medical Insurance program.
League Championship Award Program
Every NABA League Champion receives a $500 gift certificate to our World Championship Series either in Phoenix, Arizona, or Jupiter, Florida
Discounts on NABA Tournaments
All NABA league teams receive a discount when they play in NABA tournaments for being a member of an NABA league. Each NABA tournament offers a discount and the price varies for each tournament. Check each tournament link for more details. PLEASE NOTE: THE NABA LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP AWARD CERTIFICATE CANNOT BE USED IN CONJUNCTION WITH ANOTHER DISCOUNT AT THE SAME TIME FOR ANY NATIONAL TOURNAMENT OR THE WORLD SERIES.
NABA Logo Baseballs from Wilson Sporting Goods:
The NABA official baseball is furnished by Wilson Sporting Goods, which carries the official NABA logo on the ball. Wilson Sporting Goods makes NABA's own custom baseball. This quality ball is a combination of the A1010 Pro and the A1010 HS1. All NABA leagues will purchase baseballs from NABA for $49.95 a dozen and NABA pays for half the shipping cost. Leagues with big orders will be able to brand their own logo on the balls with at least 120 day lead order.
Customize League Options Programs
The NABA offers discounts on league options. Each league has the opportunity to purchase league shirts, awards, equipment, and baseballs at discounted fees. We will customize anything you want. We can use our logo or yours. With the huge volume NABA orders with awards, we can get substantial discounts on league options.
NABA Managers Rulebooks:
Managers of teams in the NABA will receive FREE a Managers Rulebook complete with all playing rules, tournaments and managerial materials forms attached like All-Star ballots, players trade or drop notice, player evaluation form for tryouts, umpire evaluation form and many more useful forms. Each manager also gets a sponsorship letter for assistance on getting a company sponsor for your league.
NABA League Administration Materials:
All NABA Leagues receive FREE Player & Managers Registration through our national website, FREE NABA Managers Rulebooks for league play, FREE Roster Form Envelopes and online interactive website for all operational resources for all local league presidents (League Presidents Dugout) and team managers (Team Managers Dugout). The NABA also provides telephone support through our national office staff.
NABA Scorebooks and Lineup Cards:
NABA has it;s own scorebook and 4 part lineup cards, which are available at a discounted rate to all of our league members.
NABA National Web site:
The NABA has developed its own website you can visit us at www.dugout.org for information about leagues, tournaments, and other news. We also have an online, secure NABA Merchandise Store stocked with only original NABA logo merchandise, where all types of sporting goods and equipment can be purchased over the Internet.
The NABA is committed to keeping our members informed about all of our leagues, upcoming tournaments and all of our national sponsors. NABA will forward Electronic newsletters called "Baseball Today" to all of our members who opt in to receive our newsletters.
NABA Tournament Participation:
World Championship Series Phoenix & Florida
By becoming an affiliated member of the National Adult Baseball Association, your league or team can enter our annual World Championship Series held in Arizona or Florida. For 20 years, NABA has hosted teams from all over the U.S., as well as teams from Canada and the Virgin Islands. The tournaments are a sample of what NABA standards are and brings together the majority of our leagues together for healthy competition and camaraderie.
National & Regional tournaments in several locations throughout the year
Click on the NABA Tournaments link above for a complete list of tournaments. NABA-affiliated teams and players receive discounts when they register to play in these events. Online registration makes for easy payment.
NABA Sponsors, Equipment & Uniforms:
NABA has many sponsors who provide us with substantial discounted rates for our teams in both leagues and tournaments; like Diamond Sports, who supplies baseballs for our leagues and tournaments. Harrow Sports, who provides discounted rates on uniforms for all of our leagues and tournament teams throughout the country; Baden Sports, Annex Bats, and Zinger Bats who provide discounted rates on baseball bats for our league and tournaments; and Dicks Sporting Goods who is the Official Sports Goods retailler who provides discounts for our players and families to shop at Dicks Sporting Goods.
Dicks Sporting Goods is the official sporting goods supplier of the NABA. Each month Dicks Sporting Goods sponsors all of our player members and their families with discounted coupons toward purchases at Dicks Sporting Goods.
NABA has negotiated travel discounts with Budget Rental Car and Advantage Rental Car for all of our NABA members to use when traveling to any of our tournaments, or for your family and friends to use when traveling on for your personal self. Our discounted codes are located on each tournament on our national website.
NABA Promotional Materials:
Our brochures provide basic background and benefit information and are excellent sources for player information. The NABA National poster can be used to advertise your local league. It, too, outlines membership benefits and includes a section for local league contact information.