Drop-In Wheelchair Basketball

Try something new! Drop-in on a series of Wheelchair Basketball skill sessions and games throughout the fall. Learn the fundamentals of the sport in a welcoming and fun atmosphere! Each session incorporates an hour of drills and skills with a coach, and then an hour of a scrimmage where you can practice what you’ve learned. You don’t have to stay for the whole time – drop-in when is convenient for you.  All are welcome!

Session 1: That’s How We Roll

  • Friday, October 6 | 5:30pm-7:30pm
  • basic chair skills

Session 2: Can’t Pass This Up!

  • Friday, October 20 | 5:30pm-7:30pm
  • passing

Session 3: The Basics of BEEF

  • Sunday, November 5 | 2pm-4pm
  • shooting technique

Session 4: Can You Handle It?

  • Friday, November 17 | 5:30pm-7:30pm
  • ball handling, dribbling


Session 5: Just D/O It!

  • Friday, December 1 | 5:30pm-7:30pm
  • defence/ offence

* All Wheelchair Basketball skill sessions will be for the first hour followed by an hour of scrimmage 

We are happy to make accommodations to our programs to incorporate all people of all abilities and with all exceptionalities into our programs and events. If you have a request please contact us and we will work with you to make accommodations to the best of our ability. Feel free to email src.operations@ubc.ca with your request.

Looking to get more involved with Wheelchair Basketball opportunities at UBC? Join the Facebook Group!

This event is made possible with the the support of the BC Wheelchair Basketball Society.