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WED 29 APR

Wheelchair Basketball

Greenbank Sports Academy, Liverpool

Run by: Greenbank

If you are interested in having a go at wheelchair basketball and are over 16 years old, come along to development training on a Wednesday evening.

clock19:00–21:00

Suitable for 16+

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Wheelchair basketball is one of the original Paralympic sports, developed in the late 1940s as rehabilitation for patients with spinal cord injuries.

It soon developed as a competitive sport and is suitable for players with a wide range of disabilities. Able bodied players are also eligible to play and are able to do so competitively for clubs playing in divisions 1, 2, 3 and 4. A points system is used to classify players according to their disability.

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Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Wed 6 May 19:00–21:00
  2. Wed 13 May 19:00–21:00

Cost

£2.00 per session.

Venue

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Greenbank Sports Academy

Greenbank Lane, Liverpool, L17 1AG

www.greenbanksportsacademy.co.uk

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Greenbank is a community based facility which offers a wide range of education, sports and recreation projects for Show more… local people.Show less…

Greenbank is a community based facility which offers a wide range of education, sports and recreation projects for local people.

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This activity is organised and run by Greenbank.

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