Catholic National Athletic Association (CNAA)

The mission of CNAA is to represent the voice of Catholic Educational Athletics in local, regional and national governing bodies. CNAA also provides a platform for professional development including education, training and peer forums, as well as buying opportunities created by our collective bargaining power.

~Leo Lopoz, Founder & De La Salle (Concord) Vice President for Athletics


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Why Join CNAA?

Participate in various CNAA initiatives.
The voice of the Catholic Athletic Administrator. Join your peers to enhance Catholic Athletic programs in schools. Not only will CNAA be the voice of Catholic athletics but it will enrich and grow Catholic School athletic programs through its many benefits.

Who is CNAA?

CNAA participants are Athletic Administrators representing Catholic schools across the United States. All Catholic school programs large, small, old and new are welcome to join as members. CNAA is your organization providing a multitude of benefits all with the intent to serve you its members and all Catholic Athletic programs.

Build Your Professional Network

The annual retreat is your opportunity to join your peers for education, how-to forums and to meet vendors in one place. You will hear from speakers on various topics, breakout sessions for you to explore ideas and solutions and vendors for you to learn about their products and services. All of which are intended to help enhance, enrich and grow your program tailored to the unique issues of Catholic Schools. In addition, in the past, vendors have provided attendees with apparel, shoes and accessories. The retreat is a valuable benefit.

Strengthen & Improve Your Programs

CNAA is your opportunity to meet and join your peers for education. CNAA provides information and tools so that you can implement best practices in your program. CNAA’s education platforms and other enhancing benefits include the following:

  • Newsletter (education, job boards, and more)
  • Annual Retreat (cost TBD)
  • Webinars / Job Boards / Games Wanted
  • Events
  • Clinic Opportunities
  • Promotional / Live Media / Broadcast Opportunities

Participants Receive Discounted Vendor Rates & Opportunities

Our vendor partners offer discounts and revenue opportunities to members. Representative founding partners include:

  • Nike
  • eTeam Sponsors
  • GoFan
  • Medco
  • Astroturf
  • RepU

If you have any questions or would like more information about CNAAContact CNAA Today”.