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Want more information about NADA? Read up on the history of the NADA organization.

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Wondering how to join NADA? It's easy! Join today to become a member and share tips, ideas and information on raising and maintaining Discus.

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The North American Discus Association is a non-profit organization. We depend on donations and appreciate every single person who contributes.

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2016 NADA Discus Show

Plans are underway for the 2016 NADA Discus Show.  We’re proud to announce that the 2016 show will be hosted at the Westin Lombard Hotel on July 7th – July 10th.

Stayed tuned to this page for upcoming announcements and the opportunity to register to attend the show!




NADA Membership Drive – October 1st – October 31th, 2015

We have a special offering for the month of October from James Perrenod of Discus “R” Us LLC.  Throughout the month of October, All existing Nada members are to receive a 15% discount and all new members are to receive a 20% discount on the sale of any of the gorgeous fish from breeder GOH ENG KHOON!

Not a member? No problem, for a mere fee of $10.00 (half of which will be donated to project Piaba, a great cause) you can join for a full year.

But wait, there’s more.  Click here for more special October offers and the opportunity to purchase a NADA membership.


Do you want to be part of an organization which caters to discus?
A national organization that hosts a biennial discus show as well as several raffles a year in which $5 dollars gives you a chance to win two or more high quality discus, with shipping included?
Are you alone in your neck of the woods without any discus hobbyist in your area and would like to connect with other discus hobbyists?
Have you seen discus in an aquarium shop but unsure how to care for them?

Consider joining the North American Discus Association (NADA). We are a collection of discus nuts who promote the advancement, improvement, and promotion of the discus hobby. Our goal is to educate, encourage new members, provide vital information on the care of the discus, and to offer assistance to local clubs and organizations to help promote as well as provide judges for discus at fish shows.  

But wait, read more(click the link to read all about our 2015 Membership Drive!)



Our October Raffle has ended. All tickets are sold and we have a winner.

Congratulations to Knicholas Nelson, winner of our September Fall raffle

Big thanks to James of Discus”R”US for donating a proven pair of HUGE Fineline Snakeskins.


Welcome to NADA

What is NADA?
The North American Discus Association is a collection of discus enthusiasts, hobbyists and breeders who are interested in the advancement of our hobby, through education and improvements in the quality of the fish we keep and breed. Our goal is to educate the general public, encourage new members, provide information on the discus hobby and promote discus at fish shows

Why should I join NADA
NADA is a national organization devoted to promoting the discus hobby. Joining gives you input on the association.  NADA is providing speakers and judges at the national American Cichlid Association show and we have a quarterly newsletter.
In addition, some of our advertisers have offered special discus prices for NADA members or to hand pick their best quality discus for NADA members. Joining NADA means you can help set policy and have a voice in the future of the discus hobby.

What is the Message Board?
The message board is for members only. We discuss new articles for the newsletter and website, talk about upcoming events and plans for the association.

Joining NADA is optional, as always, all content on our website is free to the public.


Latest News:
Join in on the 2016 NADA Discus Show excitement!

Our May Flowers Discus Raffle has SOLD OUT!

Congratulations Rose Raab on winning these beautiful discus!

Fire Ruby Leopard Discus

Fire Ruby Leopard Discus


Our newest sponsor, Spirits of the Amazon, has donated 2 stunning Fire Ruby Leopard Discus with Ring Gene!

The winner will receive two 5″+ (Body Size!) Fire Ruby Leopard Dsicus! 




NADA 2014 Best In Show

NADA 2014 Best In Show

Congratulations go to Florida Discus and Ricky Lim for the Best In Show Discus at the NADA 2014 Show.  The show was held in Austin, TX.  Wish you were there?  Don’t despair!  

We’ll be holding our NADA 2016 Show in Chicago, IL and there’s plenty of time to prepare your favorite discus for the the competition.  Stayed tuned to this website to find out more about how to join our exciting weekend of competition, friendship and fun!



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NADA is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit organization, established in 2004.

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