NHS - Glenn Bennett (photo credit Rev William)Handcycling is becoming one of the world’s fastest growing disability sports. The speed and adrenalin in this new sport is very addictive and its recent inclusion into the Paralympic program further highlights its popularity.

Riders use specially designed bikes in either a kneeling, seated or recumbent (lying down) position and propel themselves using arm cranks.



Classification (Guide Only)
H1: Quadriplegic (H1.1 and H1.2)
H2: Paraplegic (no trunk)
H3: Paraplegic and Amputee (with trunk function)
H4: Ride in kneeling position (legs tucked under)


To get started and find out about upcoming events- 

Contact Pat Curtin
P: +61 2 9809 5260

Partnering organisation

Cycling NSW
Cycling Australia
Invacare Australia & NZ


Wheelchair Sports NSW (WS NSW), formed in 1961, is a charitable organisation responsible for the development, promotion and delivery of wheelchair sport in NSW.

It all started more than 50 years ago with a few visionary wheelchair members who believed in the power of sport to rehabilitate and integrate.