Basketball – Social Competitions
Now you are ready to get into some real Wheelchair Basketball action…
WS NSW organises developmental regional and state-based competitions throughout the year. Once you have joined a local training program, entry to these competitions are readily accessible. Keep an eye out on our Facebook page for all the latest information on competitions and training!
WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL TOURNAMENTS:
2018 Country Cup – 24 to 26 August; Sydney Academy of Sport, Narrabeen
Country Cup is a chance for regional WS NSW members to come together and play competitive wheelchair basketball against other regions. The inclusion of a regional forum, coach and official training, hopes to upskill our regional members to strengthen the regions and programs.
2017 Top End Slam Down Under Masters – 18 & 19 October; Kiama Leisure Centre
2017 Top End Slam Down Under – 21 & 22 October Shellharbour City Stadium
The Top End Slam Down Under is a wheelchair basketball competition held by the Wheelchair Sports NSW Illawarra Wheelchair Basketball group. In its 11th year the Slam Down Under competition regularly attracts teams from interstate and overseas. Slam Down Under is a competition which caters for all levels of wheelchair basketball experience with 3 divisions and a separate Masters tournament; there is a competition for everyone!
This is a wheelchair basketball weekend for women of all ages and abilities; from those who may have never played wheelchair basketball before to Paralympians. The weekend will involve skills sessions and a round-robin. For the round-robin, teams will be made up of a mixture of abilities with the goal of having a Paralympian on each team. This weekend is the only grass roots women’s only competition in Australia.
Click HERE for Information and Registration Links
WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL LEAGUES:
All ages and basketball levels welcome! Members are encouraged to get family and friends involved!
Autumn Wheelchair Basketball League (AWBL)
Winter Wheelchair Basketball League (WWBL)
More information and registration forms coming soon…
For more information on wheelchair basketball or to get involved contact Jess McMahon +61 2 9809 5260.