National Wheelchair Basketball Association

2019 NWBA High Performance Player Application - Women

Welcome

Welcome

The NWBA is accepting applications for the 2019 U.S. Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Team. This team will consist of 12 athletes that will travel to Lima, Peru from August 23 to September 1 for the 2019 Parapan American Games.

All athletes interested in trying out for the U.S. Women's National Wheelchair Basketball National Team must complete a 2019 NWBA High Performance Women's Player Application.

Invites to selection camps will be provided by the NWBA Women’s High Performance Selection Committee. The following is the selection camp for the U.S. Women's National Team:

 

  • Women - January 13-17, 2019 at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO
  • Travel Days Information:
    • Arrival Day is January 13th
    • Departure Day is January 17th


Housing and meals will be provided by the NWBA. Players are responsible for their own transportation if driving to and from the OTC for selection camps.The OTC Shuttle Service can be provided from the Colorado Springs Airport to the OTC for flight times between 4:30 a.m. MT and 10:30 p.m. MT each day.

For the 2019 U.S. Women's Selection Camp, the OTC will be providing the following shuttle to and from Denver International Airport (DIA):

 

  • One shuttle will be provided for flights arriving at DIA prior to 5:00 p.m. MT on Sunday, January 13th.
  • One shuttle will be provided for flights departing DIA after 11:00 a.m. MT on Thursday, January 17th.


Please be prepared to provide all of the following information on your NWBA High Performance Women's Player Application:

  • Basic Info (Name, Gender, Age, etc.)
  • Contact Info (Address, Email, Phone, Passport, Social Security, etc.)
  • Personal Info (Height, Weight, etc.)
  • Experience Info (Team, Coach Name/Email, Classification, Awards, etc.)
  • Equipment & Apparel (Wheelchair Dimensions, Apparel Sizing, etc.)
  • Travel Info (Preferred Airports, etc.)
  • Documentation (Copy of Passport and Drivers License)
  • Emergency & Medical Info (Contact, Physician Info, etc.)
  • Electronic Signature of NWBA Code of Conduct
     

The deadline to submit a NWBA High Performance Women's Player Application is 11:59 p.m. MT on November 19, 2018. 

The U.S. Women’s Selection Camp list of invitees will be announced the week of November 26, 2018.


Reference Documents - click below to view


Questions

Please direct questions to:

Brandon McBeain

Director of Membership Services and Programs

Phone: (719) 266-4082 ext. 108