National Wheelchair Basketball Association

National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) is composed of 181 wheelchair basketball teams within twenty-two conferences. Founded in 1949 by Timothy Nugent, the NWBA today consists of men's, women's, intercollegiate, and youth teams throughout the United States of America and Canada. The league is made up of various divisions for athletes ranging from the ages of 5 to 18 for junior divisions, and 7 adult divisions.

National Wheelchair Basketball Association
National Wheelchair Basketball Association logo.svg
SportWheelchair Basketball
Founded1949
No. of teams181
CountryUnited States
Most recent
champion(s)
Determined At Nationals at the end of every season
Official websitewww.nwba.org

The International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) recognizes the NWBA as the National Organization for Wheelchair Basketball (NOWB) for the United States.

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