SnapSports, Inc. has received Associate status from FIBA, The official international governing body of basketball, basketball flooring for use in officially sanctioned events. Also known as the International Basketball Federation, FIBA granted SnapSports Associate Manufacturer status on December 31, 2009.
Earning Associate Manufacturer status requires suppliers to pass equipment standards tests defined by FIBA’s official Approval Program. Manufacturers must also have international distribution networks to assure worldwide availability of their products.
“We put a lot of effort into meeting FIBA’s standards and we’re glad it’s paid off. Being recognized as an FIBA Associate Manufacturer is another reminder that our floors are built for competition at even the highest levels,” said Jeremiah Shapiro, Director of Product Development for SnapSports.
Founded in 1932, FIBA is recognized by the International Olympic Committee as the official governing body of basketball.