Officials get connected with refbook

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Basketball Australia have signed refbook as the Officials’ Technology Partner providing an online solution with the flexibility and functionality needed across Australian representative basketball.

The platform will be used by officials including the Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL), National Wheelchair Basketball League (NWBL), Women’s National Wheelchair Basketball League (WNWBL), the Australian Junior Championships and the Australian Secondary Schools Championships.

Head of Commercial for refbook, Jon Chapman, said the partnership is an exciting milestone in the company’s growth, and sees the relationship as an opportunity to continue enhancing its technology ecosystem.

We’re looking forward to working closely with the team at Basketball Australia, and together have already identified a number of strategic projects that will provide value to elite and developing officials.”

Basketball Australia’s Head of Game Development, Michael Haynes who manages the official’s workforce is already impressed with the improvements that refbook have made across the business.

The officials are such a crucial part of our sport and refbook enables them to manage their commitments across a range of competition levels in the one place. At the same time, refbook provides Basketball Australia with infrastructure to complete all administrative tasks in the one platform.”

The partnership has commenced and is already being used by the WNBL, regarded as one of the world’s best professional women’s basketball leagues.