People In Motion’s Wheelchair Basketball program runs as an active organized city league, practices are held twice weekly in Kelowna and at times West Kelowna and travels to provincial and national tournaments each year. The program’s players come from all over the Okanagan to enjoy this fast paced and exciting sport.
People In Motion welcomes adults and youth to try out this sport, we have adult sport wheelchairs and youth sport wheelchairs (8 youth) to get you started. Please feel free to contact our office and schedule a meet and greet with our players who are a great bunch of atheletes, you’ll be glad you did…
In 2011 the OK Thunder Basketball Team travelled to 3 out of town tournaments in Langley, New Westminster and Kamloops. After a successful 2009-2010 season, the team placed 5th in overall league standings.
The OK Thunder Basketball program hosted the third annual “Kelowna Jamboree” in April 2012. The event had over 50 participants and athletes came from all over British Columbia and Alberta and Washington State.