IWBF Europe

 

IWBF Europe Zone, on behalf of IWBF, promotes, supervises and directs the sport of wheelchair basketball within Europe. 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 Europe Executive Council

Walter Pfaller, Austria – President | Email: walter.pfaller@iwbf.org
Fernando Zappile, Italy – Vice President
Avi Lehrman, Israel – Treasurer
Bartosz Molik, Poland – Classification
Malik Abes, Austria – Development
David Kingstone, Great Britain – Competition
Edwin Wallaart, Netherlands – Technical
Munir Gokmen, Turkey – PR – Marketing Commission
Zarko Tomsic, Slovenia – Member
Petr Tucek, Czech Republic – Europe Secretary General | Email: office@iwbf-europe.org

ZONE MEMBERS

There are currently 34 NOWBs in the IWBF Europe Zone these are:

Armenia
Austria
Belgium
Bosnia & Herzegovina
Bulgaria
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Finland
France

Germany
Great Britain
Greece
Hungary
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Latvia
Lithuania
The Netherlands
Norway

Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russia
Serbia
Slovak Republic
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Turkey
Ukraine

NEWS

FIBA publishes Guidelines for the Return to Basketball

FIBA publishes Guidelines for the Return to Basketball

FIBA has published recommendations on returning to basketball, with the Return to Basketball – Restart Guidelines for National Federations, in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. A basketball-specific Risk Assessment Tool has also been produced in collaboration with...

FIBA provide webinars for international basketball community

FIBA provide webinars for international basketball community

Our friends at FIBA are providing its National Member Federations and the international basketball community with a series of webinars covering topics including game management, event management, teams, marketing and 3x3.   These webinars are produced with the...

Netherlands’ De Rooij looking to share her experience and insight

Netherlands’ De Rooij looking to share her experience and insight

The Netherlands' Carina de Rooij has been appointed to the new Athlete Steering Committee as a representative for the European Zone. 39-year-old, Carina De Rooij, has a wealth of playing experience behind her, playing international for the national wheelchair...

For more information about IWBF Europe and the NOWB’s please visit their website http://www.iwbf-europe.org/

Upcoming Events

  1. 2020 European Championships Division B for Men and Women

    September 10 - September 21
  2. Tokyo 2020 Summer Paralympic Games

    August 24, 2021 - September 5, 2021
  3. Hanghzhou 2022 Asian Para Games

    October 9, 2022 - October 15, 2022
  4. Paris 2024 Paralympic Games

    August 28, 2024 - September 8, 2024

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