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Thames Valley Kings Wheelchair Basketball Club

Thames Valley Kings wheelchair basketball club caters for players aged 8 upwards including adults  who have a physical disability. All the players play in a sports wheelchair, completing training sessions, friendly and competitive matches.

Kings currenlty has league teams in the British Wheelchair Basketball League for Juniors and Adults.

The club also offers the opportunity for volunteers to help within the session to assist the players to participate in the sport. Many of the current volunteers are working towards awards such as the Duke of Edinburgh award.

If you would like to join our sessions or for more information please contact: Jacqueline Scoins-Cass MBE on: 07775 682987 or email: info@berkshirewheelchairbasketball.co.uk  

for further details see our website: http://berkshirewheelchairbasketball.co.uk/join

 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Jacqueline Scoins-Cass MBE
Contact Position
Chair Person and Head Coach
Telephone
07775 682987
E-mail
info@berkshirewheelchairbasketball.co.uk
Website
www.berkshirewheelchairbasketball.co.uk

Where to go

Address
Kennet Leisure Centre
Stoney Lane
Thatcham
Berkshire
Postcode
RG19 4LJ

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Most saturdays depending on league fixtures - training between 12 and 2pm.
Session Information
Saturday 12:00-14:00

Other Details

Costs

Is there a charge for
using this service?
Yes
Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
5.00 Per Session
Details
First session is free
Wheelchair accessible?
Yes

Availability

Referral required
No
Referral Details

no referral requied - please call to discuss participation in wheelchair basketball and wheelchair / seating needs if you need to use one of the clubs sports wheelchairs.

The player needs to be able to self propel a wheelchair indoors and to be able to follow and retain instructions.

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.