The National Gay Basketball Association (NGBA) is an LGBTQ sports organization that promotes gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender
athletic participation in basketball.
Founded in 2003 by Mark Chambers, who also co-founded the Los Angeles based Lambda Basketball League, to help LGBT players create city leagues,
travel teams, and individuals o find a league or team to participate NGBA events around the world.
Mark Chambers, Ted Cappas, Jeff Hermann and Rob Smithermann, were the organizers that incorporated the NGBA in May 2005.
The NGBA has more than 1200 players registered 100+ teams registered.