National Electric Wheelchair Sports Association

Acronym: 
NEWS

This Association is the National body for electric wheelchair sports. All players who meet the eligibility requirements are registered with the Association. A national event is held every year. Each state has different organisations supporting and affiliated with the Electric Wheelchair Sports in each State.Please ring direct for contacts in other States, eligibility criteria (person must have a neuromuscular disorder), player registraton, details on events.

Contact
Contact name: 
Michael Baptiste
National Co-ordinator
Phone 1: 
(02) 9643 1429
Address
Postal Address: 
128 Chisholm Road
AUBURN
2144
Access
Access facilities: 
Wheelchair access, accessible toilets
Opening hours: 
9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday
Disabilities: 
Exclusively people with Neuromuscular disorders who require electric wheelchairs for everyday mobility
Activities: 
National event sports played are hockey, soccer and rugby league
Service details
Fees: 
$350 - $500 registration for national event
Area: 
Australia wide
Clients: 
People with muscular disabilities
Funding: 
Muscular dystrophy organisation, sponsorship, fundraising
Resources: 
Information

Disclaimer

Nican highly recommends contacting accommodation facilities prior to booking to ensure they meet your specific requirements. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on our website as we are unable to verify all information supplied to us.