National Veterans Wheelchair Games

The power of adaptive sports.



The National Veterans Wheelchair Games (NVWG) is the largest annual wheelchair multi-sport and rehabilitation event in the world, co-hosted by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA). The NVWG empowers U.S. military service veterans who use wheelchairs due to spinal cord injuries, certain neurological conditions, amputations or other mobility impairments. Nearly 600 athletes convene to compete in over 19 sporting events, such as basketball, quad rugby, power soccer, and more.

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"All the things that I’ve tried at the Wheelchair Games have made me a better person. They’ve given me a goal to work towards.” -Chris Hull, paralyzed veteran and Quad Rugby competitor
Get a behind the scenes look by following the games with #NVWG on social media. For updates on scores and event details, download the NVWG App.