Daily Archives: June 30, 2017


Turkey dethrone GB, crowned Wheelchair Basketball champions of Europe

Turkey ended GB Men’s dominance at the European Championship with a dramatic victory in the gold medal game, to cap an exceptional week of wheelchair basketball in Tenerife – denying GB a staggering fourth consecutive European Championship title. GB wasted no time in asserting their presence at the tournament, opening Group B with a succession of impressive…


GB Women power to European Wheelchair Basketball Championship bronze

A wonderful European Championship campaign saw GB’s women take home bronze, with victory over France, to cap a great week’s work in Tenerife. The tournament began in heartbreaking fashion, GB losing their opening pool fixture 43-45 to medal rivals, Germany – Helen Freeman (14p) and Amy Conroy (12p) both in double-figures for GB. Not to…