Posts by SNS Staff

Wheelchair Softball Summer Schedule

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the 2020 Wheelchair softball season By NWSA Staff The National Wheelchair Softball Association (NWSA) has developed guidelines regarding practices and tournaments for the 2020 summer season, including the 2020 Wheelchair Softball World Series, due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.   Teams should use their discretion regarding the holding of practices or the hosting […]

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Paralympics Date Is Set

The 2020 Tokyo Summer Paralympics have a new date After officials postponed the 2020 Tokyo Summer Paralympics last week because of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, they set the new date for them today – Aug. 24—Sept. 5, 2021. International Olympic Committee (IOC), Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee, Tokyo Metropolitan Government and International Paralympic Committee (IPC) […]

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Paralympics Postponed

The 2020 Tokyo Summer Paralympics Have Been Postponed After the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics were postponed Monday by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) because of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the 2020 Tokyo Summer Paralympic Games have followed suit. On Tuesday, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced that the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games have been […]

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USQRA National Championships Canceled

Another major wheelchair sports event has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic   Late Thursday afternoon, the United States Quad Rugby Association (USQRA) Board of Directors issued a press release saying it has canceled the 2020 USQRA National Championships, which were set for March 27-29 in Rockford, Ill., due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. […]

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