Basketball

Irish Senior Wheelchair Basketball team set for the European C Championships

The Irish Senior Wheelchair Basketball team is set to depart for the European C Championships from July 29th  to August 4th in Sofia, Bulgaria. Seven teams will compete for two qualification slots. Hosts Bulgaria will be joined by Czech Republic, Portugal, Hungary, Serbia, Greece and Ireland. The competition promises to be an exciting event for
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Irish team depart for European Paralympic Youth Games

An IWA-Sport team of 11 athletes and support staff is set to compete at the European Paralympic Youth Games in Finland. Pajulahti Olympic and Paralympic Training Center will welcome young Para Athletes from the 25-30 June 2016 in Finland between the ages of 13-23 years to compete in eight different para sports including, Athletics, Swimming
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2017 / 2018 Irish Wheelchair Basketball Season commences

2017 / 2018 Irish Wheelchair Basketball Season commences The Irish Wheelchair Basketball season tips off this weekend with the opening round of the senior league taking centre stage in IWA HQ at Clontarf. The upcoming season will see 9 teams compete, one less than last year, with the withdrawal of Shannonside Stealers. NI Knights from
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Irish Wheelchair Basketball senior squad set to depart for IWBF European C Championships.

The Irish Senior Wheelchair Basketball team has been announced in advance of their participation in the European C Championships this coming July in Brno, Czech Republic. . The European Championships Division C tournament will take place from July 25th to July 28th in Brno, Czech Republic. The competition consists of seven teams; Belgium, Czech Republic,
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Titans Galway, Ballybrack Bulls and NI Knights secure Cup Silverware

Irish Wheelchair Basketball Cup Finals report Gerard Larkin Cup Final Shannonside Stealers from Athlone and Titans Galway contested the afternoons first final, which was the Gerard Larkin Cup. This was a very competitive final with nothing more than a few scores in the difference at any stage of the match. The teams broke for half
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Irish Wheelchair Basketball Cup Finals set to conclude season

The IWA-Sport Irish Wheelchair Basketball season concludes this weekend at the fantastic facilities of the National Indoor Arena in Blanchardstown. Three perpetual cups will be up for grabs for all 10 teams competing and the seedings are based on the placing of the teams in the final league table which concluded two weekends ago. The
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Irish Wheelchair Basketball Junior Blitz Season concludes

The 2016/2017 Irish Wheelchair Basketball Junior Blitz season concluded on May the 14th in Dundalk with a brilliant day of sport, skill and sportsmanship. The season began in October and featured 8 rounds with teams from all over Ireland taking part. On the day itself North East Thunder, Killester, NI Knights, Swifts, Kingdom Wheelblasters  and
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NI Knights crowned Irish Wheelchair Basketball 16/17 League Champions

The final round of the Irish Wheelchair Basketball League took place today, May 13th in Dundalk, where NI Knights were crowned league champions. The ten team league which began in October 2016 entailed 90 games and NI Knights finally captured the title on the final day having lost only once during the season. On the
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Para Sport Expo – July 22nd

We are delighted to to host a Para Sport Expo event on Friday the 22nd of July from 10am to 2pm at the Irish Wheelchair Association in Clontarf, Dublin. The event promises to be a great opportunity to learn about the different para sports in Ireland currently and how to get involved in them. There
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Invacare Wheelchair Basketball Challenge Cup – Ireland V GB U23’s

This weekend sees the preparations of our men’s wheelchair basketball senior team step up a gear for our upcoming participation at the European Championships in Sarajevo with a visit of the GB U23 team to compete for the Invacare Wheelchair Basketball Challenge Cup. The GB team will visit in preparation for the 2017 U23 World Championships in
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