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 35 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
Malta
Netherlands
Norway

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

NEWS

IWBF Statement on Paris 2024 Athlete Quota Reduction

IWBF Statement on Paris 2024 Athlete Quota Reduction

On Friday 19 November 2021 the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) released the Paris 2024 medal events and sports programme in which it detailed that wheelchair basketball would be represented by an 8 men’s team tournament and 8 women’s team tournament. The...

Netherlands’ Jitske Visser elected Chairperson of IPC Athletes’ Council

Netherlands’ Jitske Visser elected Chairperson of IPC Athletes’ Council

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that Jitske Visser has been elected as Chairperson of the IPC Athletes’ Council for the next three years. Visser takes over the role of Chairperson from Canadian Chelsey Gotell, who was elected to the Council...

Nominations open for IWBF Players’ Commission election

Nominations open for IWBF Players’ Commission election

The nomination process to stand for election to the IWBF Players’ Commission is now open. The election will take place between 1 – 14 February, where four players will be elected to form the first-ever IWBF Players’ Commission. The Commission will be composed of a...

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

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