Wheelchair Basketball is basically the same game as the running equivalent and anyone can play including people with a mobility impairment and able-bodied players.
5 Vs 5 team sport with the object being to score points by shooting the ball into the oppositions team net.
Players must have a disability which affects the lower body/legs such as:
Joint Replacement • Perthes • Arthritic Joint Surfaces • Joint Alignment Problems • Fractures into Hip Joint
Knee Replacement • Arthritic Joint Surfaces • Unrepairable Ligament Damage • Fractures into the Knee Joint • Complete loss of articular cartilage tissue
Spinal Cord Injury • Spina Bifida • Polio • Paraplegic
Multiple Joint Fusions • Arthritic Joint Surfaces • Significant Ligament Instability
Long Bone Replacement / Misalignment • Mulitple Lower Limb Fractures Resulting
in Joint Stiffness and Muscle Weakness • Cerebral Palsy • Muscular Dystrophies • Lower Limb Amputees
Able bodied players welcome.
Adults and children programmes nationwide.
Everyone is welcome so to get involved please email email@example.com