2017 National Veteran Wheelchair Games
July 17 @ 8:00 am - July 22 @ 5:00 pm
The 37th National Veteran Wheelchair Games will be held in Cincinnati, Ohio on July 17th- July 22nd. Every year, nearly 600 Veterans from across the country complete in the NVWG. Co-Presented by the the Department of Veteran Affairs and the Paralyzed Veterans of America, the National Veteran Wheelchair Games is a rehabilitation and wheelchair sports program designed to empower Veterans with spinal cord injuries, multiple sclerosis, amputations and other neurological injuries to live more healthy and active lives through wheelchair sports and recreation. Participants compete in a variety of adaptive sports including wheelchair basketball, quad rugby, archery, triathlon, track and field, swimming, softball, slalom, nine ball, and boccia. If you are an injured Veteran and are interested in participating in the NVWG, contact Oscar Mike to see if you qualify to have the cost of your travel covered.