In our pursuit of excellence, the National Wheelchair Basketball Association provides qualified individuals with physical disabilities the opportunity to play, learn and compete in the sport of wheelchair basketball.
NWBA is the model sport governing body—we lead, we inspire, we win
NWBA's core values will guide us in achieving our vision and mission.
Create a fiscally stable environment and make sound fiscal decisions.
Establish governance best practices.
Create a professional, effective and efficient management structure and environment.
Improve communication with all NWBA constituencies.
National Competitive Excellence
Develop players, coaches and clubs.
International Competitive Excellence
Achieve and maintain a top 3 world ranking on both the men's and women's senior level. Achieve and maintain the top overall world ranking on the junior (U23) level.
Increase, identify and acquire diversified revenue streams.
Respect for Tradition
Foster, celebrate and add to NWBA tradition.
Compliance (External and Internal)
Create a comprehensive compliance and monitoring program that promotes knowledge of and adherence to USOC, IWBF, state and federal and other applicable agencies' rules/laws.