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Kyle Marsh moves to top of points standings in Spain while three GB athletes play in Italian Cup Final

Kyle Marsh ended the weekend as the top points scorer in Spain, while there were three GB athletes playing in the Italian Cup Final as well as in action for clubs across Europe and in the USA. In Spain, it was another high-scoring weekend for Kyle Marsh as he moved to the top of the…

CWBA the only unbeaten Premier Division team as six teams continue winning starts in BWB National League

CWBA maintained their winning start to the season as they remain the only unbeaten team in the Premier Division this season, while another five teams continued their winning starts to the season in other divisions.  Premier Division  After back-to-back wins to begin the season, CWBA made it three wins from three with a 73:44 victory against newly-promoted Glasgow Rollin’ Rocks,…

Squads announced for new British Wheelchair Basketball Women’s Premier League

British Wheelchair Basketball has today announced the line-up of the four teams competing in its inaugural Women’s Premier League. The British Wheelchair Basketball Women’s Premier League will be the first of its kind for women’s wheelchair basketball, and the very first professional para-sport league in the UK. The season will begin in January 2022, with…

Cup action in Italy while league seasons continue for GB athletes across Europe

It’s cup action for Sophie Carrigill, Ian Sagar and Oliver Griffith-Salter in Italy, while there’s a full league fixture list in Spain, Germany and BWB’s Premier Division so there will be plenty of British interest across Europe and further afield with Joy Haizelden continuing her season in the USA. Five of the six scheduled games…

Notification of the Ninth Annual General Meeting of the Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association Ltd.

The 2021 Annual General Meeting of the Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association Ltd. will be held virtually with a link shared with attendees ahead of the meeting on 4 December 2021 at 10am (please note attendees will need to login in to the meeting at 9.45am). To register your interest in attending the 2021 Virtual…

Sophie Carrigill, Ian Sagar and Oliver Griffith-Salter to begin club seasons in Italy

Three more GB athletes will return to club action this weekend as Sophie Carrigill, Ian Sagar and Oliver Griffith-Salter all begin their seasons for clubs in Italy, while there will also be British representation in Spain, Germany, France and the USA. Carrigill and Sagar have both signed for Italian champions Briantea84 Cantù which sees Sagar…

History to be made as first ever BUCS Wheelchair Basketball season begins

The first ever BUCS Sport Wheelchair Basketball season will get underway this weekend, following the sport’s addition as the first fully inclusive team sport to the BUCS Sport programme.  Building on the well-established University programme, including the annual University Championships, Wheelchair Basketball joins over 50 sports in the BUCS programme with prestigious BUCS points on offer to university wheelchair basketball teams for…

Junior League returns as BWB’s 2021/22 junior competition prepares to get underway

British Wheelchair Basketball’s Junior League will return this weekend as Round 1 of the 2021/22 competition gets underway.  Returning after an 18-month absence due to the pandemic, BWB’s junior competition will feature 10 teams this season with the opening round of fixtures taking place in Pool A and Pool C on 30 October 2021. The three teams in Pool B will…

Terry Bywater and Kyle Marsh top-score in Spain as GB athletes help clubs extend winning starts

It was a high-scoring weekend for GB athletes in Spain with Terry Bywater and Kyle Marsh both scoring 37 points to top the weekend’s points standings in Spain, while there were mixed fortunes for Simon Brown and Jim Palmer in Germany.  Terry Bywater’s 37 points for CD Ilunion included five three-pointers and eight successful free-throws as the six-time Paralympian…

Double victory for Mohawks including Premier Division win in BWB National League

Image: AccessiblePhotographyandMedia Sunday was a day of double celebration for Mohawks who recorded two victories in BWB National League including their first Premier Division win of the season.  Premier Division  Mohawks went into the Premier Division game against London Titans off the back of two opening defeats, but their first win arrived on their new home…

Head-to-head club battles for GB athletes in Spain with athletes also continuing seasons in Germany, France and UK

It’s another busy weekend of league fixtures featuring GB athletes across Europe as the club season continues in Spain, Germany, France and the UK. Fifteen senior and academy athletes have begun their seasons for clubs in Spain’s Division de Honor over the first two weeks and this weekend could see 10 of those athletes going…

Gregg Warburton continues to lead points standings in Spain with GB athletes also in action in Germany, USA, France and UK

Gregg Warburton continues to lead the points standings in Spain, while there were also GB senior and academy athletes playing for clubs in Germany, USA, France and BWB National League. Warburton and Terry Bywater scored a combined total of 51 points to help CD Ilunion secure back-to-back victories in Spain. Bywater scored a game-high 29…

Back-to-back wins for CWBA and Thames Valley Kings in Premier Division during another superb weekend of BWB National League action

It was another superb weekend of BWB National League action as teams continued their winning starts to the season, while nine teams got their National League campaigns underway.  Here’s a round-up of all the weekend’s games…  Premier Division  In the Premier Division, CWBA and Thames Valley Kings both secured back-to-back wins, following-up their opening victories…