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Charlottesville Cardinals Wheelchair Basketball

815 Cherry Ave
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903


Club Description

The Charlottesville Cardinals wheelchair basketball team was formed in early 1980 by six local athletes in the Charlottesville area. The team was created to provide athletes with disabilities an opportunity for exercise and competitive recreation and to educate the general public concerning the capabilities of individuals with disabilities.

Primary Contact

Charlottesville Cardinals Wheelchair Basketball

tvandever@ntelos.net
(434) 971-9629

Disability Groups Served

  • Amputee/Limb Deficiency
  • Cerebral Palsy/Brain Injury (Hypertonia, Ataxia, Athetosis, RoM)
  • Spinal Cord Injury/Spina Bifida (Impaired Muscle Power)

Organization Type

  • Sport Program

Program Types Offered

  • Competitive
  • Recreational

Programs Open To

  • Adults
  • Veterans Active Duty Military Personnel
  • Youth

Sports Offered

  • Wheelchair Basketball