On March 7th, Granite State Independent Living (GSIL) hosted their 9th Annual Hoops on Wheels event at Rundlett Middle School in Concord, NH. This annual wheelchair basketball event raises money for GSIL programs which “promote quality of life with independence for people with disabilities and seniors through advocacy, information, education, support and transition services.” Hoops […]
On Thursday, April 25th from 2-6pm, Athletes Roll and SNHU Campus Recreation will be hosting a free Adaptive Sports Showcase at Southern New Hampshire University in the Stan Spirou Fieldhouse. This will be a perfect opportunity to try out several adaptive sports including Power Soccer, Wheelchair Basketball, Sled Hockey, Wheelchair Badminton, and Goalball. Over 20 […]
We’re back with some awesome events for our Adaptive Sports Weekly Update! We had lots of excitement early in the summer with two awesome power soccer tournaments and some adaptive rock climbing, and we’re looking to finish it off strong! First up this weekend we have a wheelchair tennis tournament hosted by the University of […]
Highlights of today’s Wheelchair Basketball action include the opening ceremony at 12:00 ET, hosts Canada taking on Italy, and defending champions Germany facing African champions South Africa. Other exciting events include the Cactus Classic, the Scottish Powerchair Football League Final, and the French Open!
First things first, let’s recap the results from last weekend’s events! In Blankenberge, Belgium, Team Great Britain won the 12th annual Easter Wheelchair Basketball tournament with a perfect 4-0 record! The squad clinched the title in their final game with a comfortable 15 point win over Spain, as Phil Pratt was named to the tournament all-star […]