the basketball social network
Revolutionizing the hoop COMMUNITY.
find nearby courts, events, & players

CREATE & FIND BASKETBALL EVENTS, COURTS, & PLAYERS TO SHARE WITH YOUR FRIENDS & THE BASKETBALL COMMUNITY.

find courts

OVER 50,000+ BASKETBALL COURTS, nearby & globally, to find, post, & share to your friends about basketabll events.

create & find events

ORGANIZE ANY TYPE OF EVENT PUBLIC OR PRIVATE. CREATE & FIND GAMES, runs, TOURNAMENTS, TRAINING & more.

follow players

FOLLOW YOUR FRIENDS, NEARBY PLAYERS, & THE MOST ACTIVE USERS TO CHAT, SHARE, POST, & GET ALERTS ABout all the hoopin!

Make sure to follow our journey on social media as we are on all platforms! post, share, & comment about Check-up!

40k

community

500+

EVENTS CREATED

5k

ACTIVE MONTHY USERS

50,000+

BASKETBALL COURTS

who we work with

Armani Williams

Co-Founder / COO / President
About

Mr. Williams is the co-founder of LocShark and currently serves as the company’s CEO. After setting multiple school and state shooting records in Illinois and pursuing a collegiate basketball career at the University of Texas at Arlington, Mr. Williams has spent the past seven years as a serial entrepreneur. Mr. William’s most successful product prior to launching LocShark was the creation of the bestselling basketball networking mobile app called Check-Up. This application connects basketball players with other local players to find open courts, events, and games either for pick up or league play. Mr. Williams’ entrepreneurial success with Check-up and his skills at growing a technology business will be beneficial for LocShark as it launches into the market.

Arie Williams

Co-Founder / CEO / CTO
About

Arie is currently working as a Product Designer for Digital Creative Agency in Downtown Chicago. Graduated from Barry University with a Computer Science Degree, Arie was a 4-year standout athlete for the Men’s Division II Basketball team. He also is the most winningest player in school history. Mr. Williams has played basketball at all levels, but has always had a passion for business and technology. From starting a sports-highlight service in grade school, to creating and designing websites and applications in high school. By the time Arie graduated college, his passion for both sports and tech led him to create, Check-up!

OUR MISSION

To Connect & Celebrate
the Basketball Community IN REAL-TIME.

OUR VISION

A Global Basketball Marketplace for the entire Hoop Culture.

OUR PLAN

Build a Social Network
for the Basketball Ecosystem.

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