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British Wheelchair Sports Foundation

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Stoke Mandeville Stadium, WheelPower, Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire, HP21 9PP
Telephone number:
01296 395995
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What sports are suitable for people in wheelchairs?

There are a wide range of sports that people in wheelchairs can play. These include sports such as archery, athletics (track and field), wheelchair basketball, bowls, cue sports (snooker and 9 ball pool), wheelchair rugby, wheelchair racing (road), fencing, handcycling, powerlifting, racquetball, swimming, table tennis and tennis. There are also a number of other newer sports like wheelchair badminton and winter sports including wheelchair curling, ice sledge hockey and skiing where people use specially designed equipment to participate.

Nowadays there are a wide range of other activities available for recreational sport and fitness and contacts for many of these activities can be found on the WheelPower website.

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Age range:
0 - 99 years
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Eligibility criteria:
  • Disability
  • Wheelchair User
Referral route:
  • Self Referral
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