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Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association

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Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association

Address
BWB Office
SportPark
3 Oakwood Drive
Loughborough
Leicestershire
LE11 3QF

Contact Information
Contact
General Information
Telephone
01509 279900
Website
http://www.gbwba.org.uk
Facebook
BritishWheelchairBasketball
Twitter
@BritWheelBBall

About Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association

British Wheelchair Basketball (formerly the Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association) is the governing body for wheelchair basketball in the United Kingdom.

Wheelchair Basketball is the largest and one of the blue ribbon leading Paralympic Sport, with its roots going back to the late 40's. Although initially a rehabilitation and recreational activity for spinal cord injured patients, it quickly developed into a competitive sport and today the National Wheelchair Basketball League consists of 65 teams playing in 9 Divisions.

Wheelchair Basketball embraces a wide range of disabilities including paraplegics, spina bifida, amputees, brittle bones, cerebral palsy and multiple sclerosis. Able bodied players are eligible to play in divisions 1, 2, 3 and 4, junior league and women's league. Virtually everyone who can conceivably play wheelchair basketball is encouraged to do so.

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