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BCWBS Call for Annual Award Nominations for the 2016 Season

March 08, 2017 We are now accepting nominations for individuals and / or organizations from your club or region for the 2017 Annual BCWBS Awards! We strongly encourage you to nominate persons/organizations from your region to recognize their hard work/generous support. Awards will be given out at our annual banquet on March 25th , 2017 at the BC-CWBL Finals in Victoria. read more...

Hoopfest’s 22nd Year !

Article imageMay 18, 2016 On  May 19th, 2016 - BC Wheelchair Basketball Society will host its biggest fundraiser, Hoopfest, at the Richmond Olympic Oval. This fun wheelchair basketball tournament will feature  teams from  corporate and community organizations. Teams have spent the past several months raising money and awareness for wheelchair basketball across the Lower Mainland, and have accumulated $19,000 in donations to date, with the goal of reaching $25,000 by the end of Thursday night. read more...

Fort St. John Summer Drop-In Program - Time/Location Changes

July 22, 2015 The time and location have been changed for the Fort St. John Summer Drop-in Program hosted by the City of Fort St John and the PacificSport.  read more...

Prince George Wheelchair Sports Have a Go Day

Article imageApril 16, 2015 Did the 2015 Canada Winter Games make you want to try wheelchair sports? You're in luck! BC Wheelchair Sports & BC Wheelchair Basketball will be hosting a Multi-Sport Have a Go Day in Prince George on April 25th from 1:30 - 3:00 pm. Whether you're able-bodied or have a physical disability/mobility limitations, you're welcome to come get in the game and meet BCWSA/BCWBS staff and athletes. We'll be demonstrating wheelchair athletics, wheelchair rugby, wheelchair tennis and wheelchair basketall!! It's FREE and all equipment is provided! read more...

Congratulations to the Winners of the Annual BCWBS Awards!

Article imageMarch 11, 2015  Every year, we honour our best and brightest at the BC Wheelchair Basketball Society Annual Awards. At this year's BC-CWBL Division 2 Finals banquet, we recognized the following people for their incredible contributions to the BC Wheelchair Basketball community. Congratulations to: read more...

Scorekeeping Volunteers Wanted!

February 11, 2015 BCWBS is hosting the BC-CWBL Division 2 Final on March 7 and 8 in New Westminster (Sat) and Langley (Sun).   We are looking for scorekeeping volunteers for this event. Snack/lunch will be provided for volunteers. read more...

Calling for BCWBS Annual Awards Nominations

Article imageJanuary 30, 2015 BCWBS is accepting nominations of individuals and/or organizations from the BCWBS member club or region for the Annual BCWBS Awards! The nomination deadline is February 13. The details can be found below. We strongly encourage all BCWBS members to consider nominating persons/organizations from their region to recognize their hard work/generous support. Awards will be given out at our annual banquet on March 7, 2015 with the BC-CWBL Finals. read more...

2014 Annual General Meeting Notice

November 06, 2014 Please be advised that the 2014 BC Wheelchair Basketball Society AGM will be held on Saturday, November 22nd 2014 at 1pm at Douglas College Gym, New Westminster Campus, 700 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC, V3M 5Z5. read more...

We're Looking for Volunteers for the 2014 Women's Wheelchair Basketball Championships

Article imageMarch 04, 2014 From April 25-27, BCWBS will host the first-ever stand-alone women's wheelchair basketball national championships. We're proud of hosting this exciting inaugural event and we need your help in making it the best possible. We're looking for volunteers to help with: Scorkeeping (same as regular basketball) Cybersports/ stats (experience needed) Hospitality room Gym set-up and take down Athlete welcome package stuffing Info table Drivers Silent Auction Table *T-shirts and food are provided. read more...

The 20th Annual Hoopfest a Big Success!

Article imageMay 01, 2013 Thank you to all the participants, coaches, referees, sponsors, partners, and volunteers who helped to make the 20th Annual Hoopfest such a success. The event raised appx. $6000 to support wheelchair basketball programs around the province. Congratulations to the Burnaby Firefighters on their winning Hoopfest performance. The final standings were: read more...

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