Friends of Bates Athletics

Bates BobcatFriends of Bates Athletics (FBA) is a group of alumni, parents, and friends who are passionately committed to supporting athletics at Bates.

With over half of the current Bates student body participating in varsity or club sports, and nearly 14,000 alumni having played on some type of athletic team, it is evident that athletics is an important part of the Bates experience. Through financial contributions, Friends of Bates Athletics strengthens the budgets of athletic teams, helping them to become as competitive as possible. FBA also provides an opportunity for Bates athletics enthusiasts to connect at events and gatherings.

Upcoming Events


Saturday, April 29, 2017
2017 NESCAC Track and Field Championships
Location: Bowdoin College
Time: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
FMI: Click Here

Monday, June 19, 2017
14th Annual Alan Goddard ’53 Golf Outing
Location: Wentworth by the Sea, Rye, NH
Information regarding the outing: Click Here!
Registration: Click Here!

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Have questions? Contact Stephanie Dumont at or (207) 786-8370.