Provide adolescents under the age of 22 with a wide variety of sports experiences, teamwork, social skills, and fitness skills.
Individuals aged 4 -22 who have not graduated high school, and who have an irreversible lower extremity disability, such as paralysis, amputation, radiological evidence of limb shortening, spina bifida, a spinal cord injury, or cerebral palsy may participate.
Athletes compete in wheelchairs for most sports, however not all athletes use wheelchairs outside of sports. All players must be able to push their own wheelchair.
The program is open to Fairfax County and non-county residents. An additional fee will be charged to non-county residents.
Levels of Play
Novice - Athletes ages 8 and under, focus on development of chair skills, communication, and ball handling
Prep - Athletes 13 and under, 8.5 foot hoop, 27.5 inch basketball, no back court press, all other NCAA rules apply
Varsity - Athletes 18 and under (or high school graduation), 10 foot hoop, regulation size ball, all NCAA rules apply
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