Other Wheelchair Basketball Opportunities

Featuring wheelchair basketball events, programs, and opportunities throughout the province that target initiatives focusing on Women & Girls, Coach Education, and Athlete Development.

Josée Matte
Program Manager, Wheelchair Basketball

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Women & Girls

GEAR to Play
Girls Enabled and Ready to Play!

This girls-only wheelchair basketball program is for female players of all ages, physical abilities, and skill levels looking to play in a welcoming, low-pressure, and social environment. Basketball and basketball-related skills will be practiced with emphasis on fun! No experience required!

GEAR to Play Days are held in various locations throughout the year. Sessions are led by coach Christina Swett with the help of various female athlete mentors.

For information on upcoming GEAR to Play days, please visit the OWSA Upcoming Events page.

Christina Swett, Founder, geartoplaycoach@gmail.com
Josée Matte, OWSA Program Manager, at josee@owsa.ca

Open Tryouts - Ontario Women

Ontario Women’s Provincial Program

A series of 3 Selection Camps/Tryouts open to any female athlete in Ontario interested in being part of the Ontario Women’s Senior Team or the Ontario Women’s Development Team.

All athletes interested in trying out will be assessed a one-time $75 tryout fee upon their first tryout.

Selection Camps:

1. Saturday, November 24, 2018
3:00pm – 6:00pm
Haber Recreation Centre
3040 Tim Dobbie Drive, Burlington

2. Sunday, December 9, 2018
1:00pm – 5:00pm
Harold Brathwaite Secondary School
415 Great Lakes Drive, Brampton

3. Saturday, January 26, 2019
10:00am – 3:00pm
Toronto Raptors Training Centre
Exhibition Place Grounds
20 British Columbia Road, Toronto, ON

Athletes are asked to bring a lunch, snacks, a water bottle, and a reversible jersey/pinnie or “dark” and “light” shirts for scrimmaging.

Josée Matte, OWSA Program Manager, at josee@owsa.ca

Coach Education

No events at this time.

Athlete Development

No events at this time.