Loughborough Lightning Wheelchair Basketball
Loughborough Lightning Wheelchair Basketball are the East Midlands number one female para-sport side competing in the British Wheelchair Basketball Women's Premier League.
Founded in 2022, Wheelchair Basketball are the latest addition to Loughborough Lightning's increasing portfolio of world class female sports teams.
Competing in the British Wheelchair Basketball Women's Premier League, Lightning are one of four sides who compete in the world's first ever female para-sport league. Boasting a wealth of Paralympians, internationals and rising talent, the 2023 squad are getting ready to defend their 2022 historic title, after they won the first ever WPL league and play offs going unbeaten throughout the season.
Famous for it's fun, exciting and family friendly match day experience, Loughborough Sport would like to invite you to join us and witness Wheelchair Basketball live for the first time on campus this year!
Tickets are on sale now and can be bought through the link below.
Lightning Wheelchair Basketball news
Loughborough athletes selected for 2023 IWBF European Championships
Loughborough University will be well represented at this month’s 2023 International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) European Championships after a large contingent of Lightning players have been selected by their respective nations.