IWBF Asia Oceania

IWBF Asia Oceania, on behalf of IWBF, promotes, supervises and directs the sport of wheelchair basketball within Asia Oceania. It strictly recognises the autonomy of each NOWB within its own territory, while following the policies of IWBF as established by the World Congress and the IWBF Executive Council.

IWBF Asia Oceania Executive Council

Saad Alazmaa, Kuwait – President | Email: saad.alazmaa@iwbf.org
Osamu Kotaki, Japan – Vice-President of East Asia
Ang Kean Koo, Malaysia – Vice-President of South East Asia
Anisa Alhooti, Oman – Vice-President of West Asia
Lorraine Landon, Australia – Vice-President of Oceania
Phatt Krissna, Thailand – Treasurer
Toufic Allouche, Lebanon – Classification Officer
Matthew Wells, Australia – Technical Officer
Don Perriman, Australia – Asia Oceania Secretary General | Email: don.perriman@iwbf.org

ZONE MEMBERS

There are currently 29 NOWBs in the IWBF Asia Oceania these are:

Afghanistan
Australia
Bahrain
China
Chinese Taipei
Hong Kong
India
Iran
Iraq
Japan

Jordan
Korea
Kuwait
Laos
Lebanon
Malaysia
Myanmar
Nepal
New Zealand
North Korea

Oman
Palestine
Philippines
Qatar
Saudi Arabia
Singapore
Syria
Thailand

NEWS

Official Wheelchair Basketball Rules now available in Persian

A Persian version of the IWBF 2018 Official Wheelchair Basketball Rules (version 2) is now available. This is the latest translation of the rules released by IWBF, in a continued effort to make the game more accessible across the world. Chair of the IWBF Technical...

Date change for the 2019 Asia Oceania Championships

Due to unexpected circumstances, the 2019 Asia Oceania Championships will now take place between the 27th November – 8th December 2019. The 2019 Asia Oceania Championships, which is also the wheelchair basketball zonal qualifying tournament for the Tokyo 2020...

Spanish publication of the 2019 Comments and Interpretations available

A Spanish translation of the 2019 Comments and Interpretations of the 2018 Official Wheelchair Basketball Rules is now available. The comments and interpretations presented in the document are the IWBF Official Comments & Interpretations of the IWBF 2018 Official...

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  1. 2019 European Championships for Men Division C 

    July 29 - August 4
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    August 23 - September 1
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    August 28 - September 9
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