Basketball NSW sends representatives from both Metro and Country to the U16 and U18 National Championships, and combined teams to the U20s as well as Ivor Burge & National Junior Wheelchair Championships squads.
The Ivor Burge Championships are for people with an intellectual disability. Ivor Burge is considered one of the founding fathers of Basketball in this country.
The inaugural Ivor Burge Championships were held in Wollongong in 1995. Basketball NSW sends representative sides to this championship.
The National Junior Wheelchair Championships (NJWC) is the Junior National Championships for Wheelchair Basketball. Held annually the Championships move around the country being held in a different state each year.
The National Championships are named after Kevin Coombs OAM, Australian wheelchair basketballer and athlete who competed at 5 Paralympics including the first Paralympic Games in 1960. He was the first Australian Aboriginal Paralympic competitor for Australia.
Basketball NSW in partnership with Wheelchair Sports NSW sends 1 team to participate in this championship.
U20 & Ivor Burge National Championships, TBA
U18 & National Junior Wheelchair Championships, TBA
U16 Junior Championships, TBA
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U16, U18, U20, National Junior Wheelchair Championships & Ivor Burge NSW State Team Lists (Country & Metro)
Head & Assistant Coach Roles for NSW State Teams