Wheelchair Sports NSW Annual Luncheon

Wheelchair Sports NSW invites you to attend our Annual Luncheon. Enjoy an entertaining and moving afternoon hearing from inspirational wheelchair athletes, whilst supporting our developing athletes throughout NSW. Date: Friday 19 October 2018 Venue: Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay, Sydney Time: 12noon for 12:30pm until 3.00pm Save the date in your calendar: Outlook /   Click here for a download/print version of the invitation

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2018 Spring WheelAction – Other News and Dates for your Diary

Congratulations to our Ambassador Alex Blackwell who announced her retirement from international and state cricket. She will continue to play for the Sydney Thunder WBBL and has taken on a coaching role with Lancashire Thunder in England. In June, Alex became the first woman in 159 years to be elected to the Board of Cricket NSW. We wish Alex all the best in her new found  endeavours.

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2018 Commonwealth Games Results

Congratulations to all our Aussie Athletes at this year’s Commonwealth Games. In particular, we applaud our members Kurt Fearnley OAM with Gold in the Men’s Marathon and Silver in the 1500m, Madi de Rozario Gold in the 1500m and Women’s Marathon, Angie Ballard Silver in 1500m, Matt Levy Gold in 50M freestyle and Lauren Parker Bronze in the Triathlon. It

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2018 Stacks Goudkamp Golf Day

Thanks to our major sponsor Stacks Goudkamp for yet another fantastic day on the greens! We raised over $25,000 for Wheelchair Sports NSW which would not have happened without the wonderful support of all those who come to take on the challenge at St Michael’s Golf Course. Wheelchair rugby player Chad spoke to the golfers about his life’s journey and wheelchair

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WS NSW Founders Circle Launch

In May, we held a morning tea with members, life members, volunteers, supporters, board members and staff to launch the WS NSW Founders Circle which has been established to recognise individuals who have indicated they have left a gift to Wheelchair Sports NSW (WS NSW) in their Will. We are supremely grateful to this special group of people, and we

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2018 Melbourne Cup Luncheon supporting WS NSW

Hosted by Belinda Green OAM Former Miss World & TV personality and featuring special guest, Louise Sauvage OAM Patron of Wheelchair Sports NSW Date: Tuesday 6th November 2018 Time: 11:30am – 4:30pm Venue: Sporties @ Kareela Golf Club, 1 Bates Dr, Kareela Cost: $70 per person Tickets include bubbles or beer upon arrival, 2 course lunch, TAB and TV available

Jake’s story, Spring 2018

“Without sport there is no way I’d be working. It’s had a major impact.” Jake, Wheelchair Sports NSW (WS NSW) member. Jake and Zach are best friends and also happen to be brothers. At times, Zach is also Jake’s carer. 12 years ago, their lives changed forever when Jake jumped into shallow water on a hot evening in

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