Coaching

Kathy Ludwig Receives Wheelchair Basketball Canada 2018 True Sport Award

Wheelchair Basketball Canada announces 2018 award winners (May 5, 2018 – MARTENSVILLE, SK.) Wheelchair Basketball Canada proudly announced the names of its major award winners on Saturday evening at its 2018 annual awards banquet as part of the festivities of the 2018 Canadian Wheelchair Basketball League (CWBL) National Championship in Martensville, SK. Cindy Ouellet and… Read More

2018 Provincial Team Official Selection – Wheelchair Basketball

Junior and Women provincial teams selected for the 2017-2018 season championships The OWSA would like to congratulate the following athletes on their selection to the Team Ontario Junior & Women’s wheelchair basketball teams: Juniors Adel Akhmed Sara Black Vanessa Giancaterini Zoë Hahn Nick Hill Maninder Hothi Michael Kilonzo Puisand Lai… Read More

2017 Provincial Team Official Selection – Wheelchair Basketball

TEAM ONTARIO SELECTION The OWSA would like to congratulate the following athletes on their selection to the Team Ontario Junior & Women’s wheelchair basketball teams: Juniors Adel Akhmed Sara Black Vanessa Giancaterini Zoë Hahn Nick Hill Maninder Hothi Michael Kilonzo Joanne Lee Anthony Protomanni Natalie Robinson Also selected, but cannot… Read More

Paul Bowes Receives Wheelchair Basketball Canada 2017 True Sport Award

Wheelchair Basketball Canada Announces 2017 Award Winners & Hall Of Fame Inductees (Montreal, Que.) Wheelchair Basketball Canada proudly announced the names of its major award winners and Hall of Fame inductees on Saturday evening at its 2017 annual awards banquet as part of the festivities of the 2017 Canadian Wheelchair… Read More

Dave Willsie Named as National Wheelchair Rugby Assistant Coach

Wheelchair Rugby Canada Announces Tokyo 2020 Coaching Team (Ottawa, ON – Feb. 28) The Canadian Wheelchair Sports Association (CWSA) announced today that Patrick Côté has been hired as the new head coach of the Canadian wheelchair rugby national team. David Willsie, a three-time Paralympic Games medalist, will be joining the… Read More

Wheelchair Basketball Coaching Clinic

NCCP Wheelchair Basketball Competition Introduction Coaching Clinic The OWSA, in partnership with the Coaches Association of Ontario and the City of Toronto are hosting an NCCP Wheelchair Basketball Competition Introduction coaching clinic. This course is open to any individuals interested in coaching wheelchair basketball at a community or competitive level…. Read More

Team Ontario (Wheelchair Basketball) – Official Selection

TEAM ONTARIO SELECTION The OWSA would like to congratulate the following athletes on their selection to the Team Ontario Junior & Women’s wheelchair basketball teams: Juniors Adel Akhmed Zoë Hahn Maninder Hothi Michael Kilonzo Puisand Lai Higor Marques Da Silva Aaron McDonald Lee Melymick Jesse Packard Eric Voss Alternates: Sara Black,… Read More

Welcome New Wheelchair Basketball Provincial Coaches!

The Ontario Wheelchair Sports Association is pleased to announce the selection of two wheelchair basketball provincial coaches Women’s Provincial Team Paul Bowes, ChPC,  has been selected as the Head Coach of our Women’s Provincial Team and will be coaching Team Ontario at CWBL Women’s National Championships in April of 2016. Paul brings… Read More

Wheelchair Basketball Head Coach Positions – Application Deadline: February 26, 2016

The OWSA is looking to fill the Head Coach positions for both Junior Provincial and Women’s Provincial wheelchair basketball programs, respectively. For details on the positions and application information, visit: http://sirc.ca/…/junior-wheelchair-basketball-provincial-te… http://sirc.ca/…/womens-wheelchair-basketball-provincial-te… The application deadline for both positions is Friday, February 26, 2016. Contact: info@owsa.ca

Wheelchair Tennis Instructor Workshop

Interested in coaching wheelchair tennis? This Tennis Canada initiative is designed to provide interested people with the knowledge to teach wheelchair tennis to introductory players. Participants will learn how to adapt their coaching to systematically develop beginning wheelchair tennis players. They will help players learn the fundamentals of rallying, starting a… Read More