Season 8 MembershipsSeason 8 will begin November 1, 2011. The membership package will consist of five items. 12 months of Basketball State
, with millions of pages of basketball statistics and information.The third annual Bally Club card
, which includes access to the message board.
The 2012 calendar/As-You-Go Bracket
, shipped in December.A 4.5" plush Ballz
in your favorite team's colors. (See a gallery!
will be the final TMM book
, a travel compendium of road stories from the last seven years. It'll only be available to Season 8 Members.
Memberships are $70
, and there will be a cap of 150 170 total packages
. Please use the form below to order, and specify with Team Ballz you'd like. You'll receive an orientation e-mail within 24 hours with more information. 10/30/2011: Season 8 Memberships are sold out.
TMM Scholarship ProgramOur Scholarship Program grants Season 8 Memberships to current college students at Other 24 institutions.7/1/2011: Applications are now closed.7/15/2011: Sponsorships are now closed.
Season 8 Bally ClubThe Bally Club will, once again, be available as a separate purchase. For $5
, you'll receive a laminated UV-coated card with all the Other 24 teams listed on the back (cards ship starting in June), plus you'll get access to the message boards
. More information about the Bally Club can be found here.
Other Ways To HelpNot just us. There are others who have come across our paths who deserve your support as well.
Kyle co-wrote two other books during the summer of 2009. One was called I Don't Mind Hitting Bottom, I Just Hate Dragging
, the inspiring comeback story of Coach Tony Ingle. You can order it in paperback direct from the publisher here.
The other is Sole Purpose: Shoes of Hope from the Feet of a Samaritan
by Samaritan's Feet
founder Emmanuel "Manny" Ohonme. That's also available!
You can still get the Season 6 t-shirt.
The "Bally Revolution" tee was designed by Threadless legend
, Made With Awesome co-founder
and long-time TMM co-conspirator Roni Lagin
. It's available in men's and women's sizes at Spreadshirt.com
for $23.00. All proceeds of the Season 6 t-shirt will benefit the Peru Children's Charity
, which works to improve the lives of youngsters in a country with one of the most shocking income disparities in the developed world -- 51% of the nation's wealth is distributed to the top 20%, and the average annual income nationwide is around $2,500 US. (That's one thick Red Line.) All profits from the Mid-Merchandise Store
during the season will be donated to PCC as well. Buy it here.