Disclaimer & Policies

Updated January 1st, 2019. Player membership pricing is subject to increase at any time. All player membership sales are final and non-refundable. Players can cancel their memberships at any time. League and/or tournament cash prizes will only be paid out to players with memberships that are in good standing and with no past due membership fees.

Release of CBL Player Information for Promotional Purposes

All paid or registered player members shall give the right for the CBL to release any player’s name and/or image for promotion, press, or any other distribution for marketing or promotional purposes as the CBL sees fit.

Use of Name and Image Release

I agree and consent that CBL Worldwide II, Inc. and its teams may use my name and any video, still photo, testimonials, or voice recordings, etc. taken of me together with any writing and/or other advertising and/or publicity material in connection therewith for CBL promotional purposes.

This consent is given by me without limitations upon any use for projection, playback, reprints, rerun, broadcast, telecast, or publication of any kind, including the advertising and publicity connected therewith. I also agree that the originals and copies therefore shall be and remain the exclusive property of CBL Worldwide, Inc. and its team general managers.

I am of age to play in the CBL leagues and tournaments and have read and do understand this agreement. (NOTE: If player is under age, a parent or guardian should register and give their permission on behalf of the minor.)

Use of Confidential CBL Information

CBL players, general managers, team owners, and/or team staff members shall not distribute or otherwise release any of the CBL’s business or team operational information, or any other CBL confidential information, to any outside parties. If there is a question about whether specific material can be used for distribution, immediately contact the CBL’s corporate office. Keep all of your CBL documents in a secure location and create a separate email folder for your CBL email correspondence.

Player Conduct & Image Clause

1. Players must be 17 years of age and be a graduating senior from high school.

2. Players must sign-off on the CBL Player Contract and Participation Wavier.

4. For registered CBL players, attending life skills/educational seminars meetings is optional.

5. To be considered for the CBL All-Star Team and Player of the Year, a player must show a positive business impact for his team as well as demonstrate exceptional basketball skills and professionalism. 

6. All players and team sponsors of the CBL will be considered as ROLE MODELS at all times.  

7. If a player receives a technical foul during a game, they will be assessed a $25 player conduct fine and will not be eligible to play in the next game until the fine is paid in full.

8. If a player gets three technical fouls during the season, he/she will be suspended for the remainder of the season and will have to go before the Board of Directors to be reactivated for the upcoming CBL season.

9. Any misconduct or illegal acts during CBL games or events will warrant a review by the CBL Commissioner and the CBL Board of Directors.

10. If a player is suspended by the CBL, they must go before the Board of Directors to be reactivated in the CBL.

11. CBL players with VIP privileges cannot give away those privileges to other CBL players, family members, or individuals.

12. Players with VIP access are allowed one guest at league events and functions. If you require VIP access for immediate family, you must request a family VIP access pass. Some events and functions may require a cost for VIP access.

13. Only selected players will be allowed to represent the CBL and speak with the CBL and/or local media.

14. Players are asked to respect all CBL Staff Members at all times. If any player is found abusing staff members and/or their VIP privileges, the CBL Commissioner can revoke or suspend their VIP access identifications.

15. Any reported fights or altercations among players or teams will result in an immediate dismissal from the CBL City Rec League will result in a 365 day player suspension and the ejected player’s team will get an automatic forfeit of the game and any cash prizes.

Player Draft

1. Each team will have 8 to 14 players that must be selected from the CBL player draft pool.

2. Players must register with the CBL on the CBLCITYREC.com Website. The player draft pool entry fee is subject to change at the discretion of the CBL corporate office.

3. If a team has three or more forfeitures during the season, the team will have to go before the Commissioner and Board of Directors to be approved for the next summer league season.

4. Only three roster trades are permitted per season for each team.

5. Player trades are done on a weekly basis. Player wishing to make a roster change must communicate the change to their team captain, team owner, or general manager by each Wednesday by 5 p.m.

6. The player trades fee is $50.00 and shall be paid by the player requesting the trade.

7. All trades will take affect on the upcoming Mondays.

8. Teams will not be allowed to have players on their teams who are not registered players in the CBL.

9. No roster trades are allowed during the last week of second month in the quarter season, and no trades will be allowed during the tournaments.

10. Players and teams can trade up to three players per transaction.

Amateur Athletic Waiver and Release of Liability

Name of Event: Community Basketball Leagues Rec League

In consideration of being allowed to participate in any way in the CBL Athletic Sports Program and related events and activities, the undersigned acknowledges, appreciates, and agrees that:

1. The risk of injury from the activities involved in this program is significant, including the potential for permanent paralysis and death, and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce this risk, the risk of serious injury does exist; and,

2. I KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, both known and unknown, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES or other and assume full responsibility for my participation; and,

3. I willingly agree to comply with the stated and customary terms and conditions for participation. If, however, I observe any unusual significant hazard during my presence or participation, I will remove myself from participation and bring such to the attention of the nearest official immediately; and,

4. I, for myself and on behalf of my heirs, assigns, personal representatives, and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS the CBL, CBL Facility Vendors, CBL officers, officials, agents, and/or employees, other participants, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and leasers of premises used to conduct the event (“RELEASEES”), WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL INJURY, DISABILITY, DEATH, or loss or damage to person or property, WHETHER ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE.


This page is subject to additions, updates, and changes at any time.

By checking off on the terms and conditions on the player membership checkout page, you hereby accept all player and/or team membership terms and conditions.