British Wheelchair Basketball


Turkey dethrone GB, crowned Wheelchair Basketball champions of Europe

Turkey ended GB Men’s dominance at the European Championship with a dramatic victory in the gold medal game, to cap an exceptional week of wheelchair basketball in Tenerife – denying GB a staggering fourth consecutive European Championship title. GB wasted no time in asserting their presence at the tournament, opening Group B with a succession of impressive…


GB Women power to European Wheelchair Basketball Championship bronze

A wonderful European Championship campaign saw GB’s women take home bronze, with victory over France, to cap a great week’s work in Tenerife. The tournament began in heartbreaking fashion, GB losing their opening pool fixture 43-45 to medal rivals, Germany – Helen Freeman (14p) and Amy Conroy (12p) both in double-figures for GB. Not to…


British Wheelchair Basketball National Championships 2017 – Results & Recap

British Wheelchair Basketball’s 2016/17 season finale took place over the weekend, as the National Championships descended upon the University of Worcester Arena. Owls took home Premier League gold, CWSC Panthers 2 reigned supreme in Division 3, CWBA collected top honours in Division 2, Tees Valley Titans were victorious in Division 1, and CWBA Allstars topped Steelers in the Women’s League…


GB finish 2nd at 2017 Handibasket Open International Féminin

British Wheelchair Basketball’s Women flew out to the picturesque Cluses, France to continue their preparation for the upcoming European Wheelchair Basketball Championships at Handibasket Open International Féminin. Pitted against France, Netherlands and Canada, the event proved an excellent run out for the squad. Great Britain began the tournament with a couple of hard-fought defeats, to…