On June 28th 2019, teams of 4 to 6 will have the opportunity of a lifetime: to compete in a full contact wheelchair rugby tournament at the Richmond Olympic Oval. Push4Impact is designed to give participants the chance to try wheelchair rugby in a safe, fun and exciting environment all while raising funds and awareness for BC Wheelchair Sports Association. During the day there will also be opportunities to see and experience the other wheelchair sports that BCWSA offers.
There will also be opportunities to see and experience the other wheelchair sports that BCWSA works with, and to watch the world’s best wheelchair rugby players compete in the Canada Cup while enjoying a cold beverage in the beer garden!
This event is open to everyone – able-bodied individuals and those living with a disability. All you need is a team of 4-6 friends or co-workers, a minimum recommended fundraising amount of $3,600 per team, and a fun and competitive attitude. Sign up today to support this amazing cause, and have a blast while doing it!
- To generate funds so that BC Wheelchair Sports Association can provide access to sport wheelchairs, mentorship and community events for more people
- To raise awareness for BCWSA in hopes of attracting additional volunteers, donors and participants
- To inspire people to try wheelchair sports and to see the wheelchair as an extension of sport equipment
- To have fun and make this an event people want to return to again and again!