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BWB Sanctioned Activity Suspended

Following yesterday’s Government announcements, all British Wheelchair Basketball sanctioned activity in the UK is now suspended with the exception of the Elite Performance Programme (under the Return to Elite Training framework). Now, as it has always been, safeguarding the health and welfare of our wheelchair basketball community remains our priority. Our membership has shown tremendous…

UPDATE: BWB Sanctioned Activity Suspension

Further to today’s government announcement, all BWB sanctioned activity will be suspended in Tier 4 (England) and Wales effective from midnight tonight (Saturday 19th December). All BWB sanctioned activity remains in suspension in Northern Ireland. Please note that BWB is carefully monitoring the evolving situation with regards to COVID-19 Guidance across the UK, and will update…

South West and Midlands win the 2019 Lord’s Taverners Junior Championship’s Titles

South West & Midlands (U14) crowned Lord’s Taverners Junior Championships following a dramatic weekend of wheelchair basketball at University of Worcester Arena. This weekend saw 17 teams head to Worcester for the annual Lord’s Taverners two day Junior Championships. Six teams competed in the U14 category and 11 teams bid for glory in the U18…

Davie Gilmour: 1973-2019

Words kindly provided by basketballscotland: It is with great sadness that basketballscotland acknowledge the passing of Davie Gilmour, a highly influential and much-loved member of the Wheelchair Basketball community in Scotland and across the UK. Davie originally began his basketball career playing with the Inverclyde Colts Wheelchair Basketball Club before moving to the West of…

Team Deadline Reminder

Teams wishing to enter the British Wheelchair Basketball Leagues must be registered by Sunday 14 July 2019. This includes all teams for National Cup, National League, Junior League and Women’s League. Clubs will need to first affiliate to British Wheelchair Basketball to be able to enter teams into the leagues. For the first time Club…

Nacsport & AnalysisPro Partnership

British Wheelchair Basketball announces Nacsport & AnalysisPro partnership at its inaugural Premier Division Conference. It has been an incredible season for many of the UK’s top flight wheelchair basketball teams, as three squads embarked on EuroLeague campaigns, Premier Division mid-season games were live streamed by the BBC and the league prepares to welcome new teams…