​Wheelchair basketball

Seattle Adaptive Sports is proud to run 5 wheelchair basketball teams, including:

Teams are members of the National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA)
A membership fee to
NWBA is required for athletes playing basketball with the Seattle Adaptive Sports.

Thank you to Seattle Parks and Recreations' Specialized Programs for providing gym space for practices and tournaments

Fundraising with Seattle Adaptive Sports supports our athletes to be competitive.


All participants must have the ability to follow a sequence of instruction and have adequate upper body control.
Some equipment is available for loan.

Seattle Basketball Practice

Athletes, please RSVP on the TEAM APP if you are attending practice.

Coaching Staff

Division I/Head Coach: Christian Burkett | christian@seattleadaptivesports.org | (425) 273-1755
Division III: Tim Nagel | timnagel94@gmail.com
Varsity: Ben Chao | 
berk.chao@gmail.com  | (425) 785-8166
Prep: Nick Weiss | 
Women's: Isan Goldwire | igoldwire@gmail.com 

  • Seattle Jr. Sonics Prep: Ages 6 to 13
  • Seattle Jr. Sonics Varsity: Competitive High School-age, 14 to 18+
  • Seattle Storm: Women's division team, teens to adult
  • Seattle Sonics DIII: Adult developmental/recreational team
  • Seattle Sonics DI: Elite nationally competitive team

Team Practice

Saturdays 10:30AM – 3:30PM

held September – March at:
Eckstein Middle School
3003 NE 75th Street
Seattle 98115


NWBA Membership Fee $30

Open Gyms

Tuesday 6:30PM – 8:00PM

held Year-round at:
Miller Community Center
330 19th Ave E
Seattle 98122


Be Sure to check the events page for more information

Due to weather or holidays, an occasional practice maybe cancelled. Check the Calendar.

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