www.iwasf.com – IWAS Logo & Motto

LOGOS and MOTTOS This inspirational new IWAS Logo was developed to reflect the new organisation’s government of wheelchair, amputee and les autres sport and was developed in consultation with the IWAS Executive Board and presented to the IWAS National Member Organisations for adoption. Reproduction of these logos is subject to standard approvals/permissions which should be […]

www.iwasf.com – General Assembl

IWAS GENERAL ASSEMBLY The IWAS General Assembly, comprising delegates from the national member organisations in good standing with IWAS meet every two (2) years to determine the general direction of IWAS and ratify the activities of the organisation. 2002 General Assembly, Paris, France 2003 General Assembly, Christchurch, New Zealand 2005 General Assembly, Rio de Janeiro, […]

www.iwasf.com – Executive Board

IWAS Executive Board The Executive Board members are elected at the General Assembly on a quadrennial basis in Paralympic year + one (1). Next elections are therefore in 2009. Two (2) positions on the Board are appointed to the Executive Board as full members – Hon. Treasurer and Secretary General. The IWAS Executive Board, excluding […]

Electric Wheelchair Hockey

ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIR HOCKEY History of Electric Wheelchair Hockey Electric Wheelchair Hockey emerged by accident. In the early seventies a few schools for disabled pupils started giving sports lessons, mainly for severely physically handicapped people. Because of the limited possibilities for the children, (mainly due to restricted muscle power), a game is chosen in which they […]