The anticipation for the 2023 U25 Women’s Wheelchair Basketball World Championship reaches new heights as the official schedule for the event has been released today.

The wheelchair basketball family and supporters from around the globe can now mark their calendars for the exhilarating tournament scheduled to take place from 3 October to 9 October. The championship will be hosted in Bangkok, by the Thai Wheelchair Basketball Sport Association, where the world’s top young female wheelchair basketball athletes will converge to showcase their skills and compete for the coveted title.

The tournament, which is the fourth of its kind, is expected to mark a significant milestone for wheelchair basketball being the largest to date with ten teams taking part.

The opening match of the 2023 U25 Women’s Wheelchair Basketball World Championship will kick off on 3 October at 18:00 between hosts Thailand and South Africa. the tournament will span over 7 days of fierce competition and camaraderie.

IWBF’s Competition Commission Chair, Charlie Bethel, said:

“We are thrilled to unveil the schedule for the 2023 U25 Women’s Wheelchair Basketball World Championship. This event is not just about competition; it’s about supporting the development of our next generation and promoting inclusivity. We look forward to welcoming teams from across the world and witnessing their remarkable performances.”

The Championship will take place at the Indoor Stadium Huamark in Bangkok and is free to attend. The official tournament website will also provide up-to-date information on the schedule, participating teams, results, and more. For those unable to attend in person, all games will be live-streamed via the IWBF YouTube Channel to ensure that the excitement reaches viewers worldwide.

Click here to download the full schedule.