About Us

Onyx Ski & Sports Club of Tampa Bay, Inc. was founded on January 30, 1997 as a development club of the National Brotherhood of Skiers (NBS). Joyce Hogue and Ernie Moore are recognized as the club co-founders

Onyx became an official club of The NBS on May 20, 2000. Additionally to better serve our members, Onyx became an official member of the Florida Ski Council on May 31, 2008.

The club's mission is to introduce minority adults and particularly minority children to winter sports. Onyx hosts an annual golf tournament fund raiser to help fund various winter sports activities for underprivileged and academically accomplished youth of Hillsborough, Pinellas, Polk, Pasco and other bay area counties.


Our Goals

To continiously introduce minority adults and particularly minority children of the Tampa Bay, Central and Southwest Florida, North and Northwest Florida areas to winter sports. Read More

Our Vision

To create a permanent bond amongst our members through the actiive participation in events and activities of mutual interest.

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