Roller Hawks C'tee
Secretary / Treasurer
Fund Raising BBQs
Who are we?
After the Sydney 2000 Paralympics. Athletes with a disability in the Illawarra area, led by Eino Okkonen, who was a baskball player prior to a car accidentand now an amputee) decided to form a Team to play in what was then, a very basic National Wheelchair Basketball League made up of a state based team from Western Australia, Melbourne, Victoria, Queelssland And South Australia and NSW.
The Roller Hawks entered the NWBL in 2001 and the first committee was IWB
IWB is not for profit organisation affiliated with Wheelchair Sport NSW/ACT, managed by players of the sport and non playing volunteers.
There are two(2) administrative groups,
Team Roller Hawks
5 Times NWBL Champions
IWB Junior & Development
Priogrammes to develop and manage
wheelchair basketball programmes
Where are we?
Shellharbour City Stadium
Croome Rd. Albion Park