CWBL AB Schedule 2015 - 16
Published Monday, October 5, 2015

CWBL - AB Division Basketball Schedule 2014 - 15 - Calendar Format  CLICK HERE

October 24-25, 2015 - Proposed B Tournament - Saskatoon
November 21-22 - Grande Prairie - gym is booked
November 21 - 22, 2015 - Edmonton Proposed CWBL "B" tournament - will likely need to be change
December 5 - 6, 2015- Edmonton Proposed CWBL "A" tournament
December 19 - 20, 2015 - Edmonton Proposed Developmental/Junior Camp
Jan 9 - 10 - Calgary B and proposed Mini
January 23-24, 2016 - Saskatoon Proposed A Tournament
February 27 - 28, 2016 - Edmonton Proposed CWBL Women's AND Minis tournament
Edmonton will also be on schedule to host mini Regionals.
March 12-13 - Calgary A
March 19-20, 2016 - Proposed Women's Tournament
April 2 - 3 - Calgary Women


Wheelchair Rugby HAG Day & Exhibition
Published Monday, October 5, 2015

Wheelchair Sports Alberta will be hosting  a Wheelchair Rugby Have-A-Go Day & Exhibition Game at Red Deer College on Saturday, October 24th from 12:00PM – 4:00PM in the main Gymnasium. This event is open to all, is free of charge, and all the necessary equipment will be provided.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to not only try the sport of Wheelchair Rugby, but to also to witness an actual game. Members of the Calgary Inferno & Edmonton SteelWheels Wheelchair Rugby Teams will  be onsite offering athlete mentorship for the Have-A-Go portion of the event. The 2 teams will then be suiting up and facing off against each other in a Battle of Alberta - Exhibition Game.


Please contact BTG Program Manager, BJ Engerdahl for more information. VIEW POSTER HERE



Executive Director - Job Posting
Published Monday, September 28, 2015

Wheelchair Sports Alberta is seeking an Executive Director to lead the organization into the future. Our long standing Executive Director will be retiring at the end of 2015 and the organization is looking to fill some very large shoes with a new dynamic professional. Please review the attached Job Posting for further details on how to apply to this exciting opportunity.


Questions regarding this opportunity can be forwarded to Mike Sandomirsky - Executive Director / 780-427-8699

Team Alberta Sledge Hockey Head Coach
Published Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Team Alberta Sledge Hockey is seeking a Head Coach. Check out the Advertisment Posting for further details:


Please apply to Shaune Fandrey at

BTG Regional Coordinator - Glenrose Sports Program
Published Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Wheelchair Sports Alberta is currently accepting applications for a Program Supervisor to administer weekly sports sessions in conjunction with the Bridging the Gap – Getting Physically Active Program. The program is based out of Edmonton, Alberta at the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital. Bridging the Gap is a  program designed to introduce individuals with disabilities to wheelchair sports. For a complete job description please view the job posting. All inquiries and/or resumes can be forwarded to BTG Program Manager, BJ Engerdahl 780.918.1046

View The Positing Here - JOB POSTING


Fundriasing Drive 2015
Published Tuesday, August 25, 2015

WSA will be Fundraising throughout Alberta. Watch for our canvessors coming to your community in the near future. Canvessors will be selling Cookies, Chocolate & Brownie packs in an effort to raise additional funds for the association and it's programs. The Cookies, Chocolate or Brownie packs will cost $20. And you will receive a Tax Receipt for your purchase. Please help support the Wheelchair Community in Alberta by purchasing one of our Cookie, Chocolate or Brownie Packs.

How To Identify Our Sanctioned Canvassers:

Canvassers will all have proper WSA identification. Each one should be wearing a WSA inscribed jacket, have an authentic WSA Name Badge along with licensing and information on our association. Canvassers will always offer the products that we are selling. We accept cash or cheque for the purchase. Canvessers will never asked for a straight cash donation without providing the product that we are selling. Canvassers will also issue an official Tax Receipt for the purchase. Should you encounter a canvasser who does not fit this profile or who is asking for cash donations without providing the product we are selling please contact our Fundraising Hotline listed below.

Our Hotline is manned by our Fundraising Management Team James Heffernan and/or Sandy Berg.

Questions or concerns please contact our Hotline: 780-628-1829

Any additional questions regarding this fundraising drive can be forwarded to Mike Sandomirsky, WSA Executive Director

780-427-8699 or

You can also donate via

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2015 AB Wheelchair Tennis Tournament
Published Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Wheelchair Sports Alberta  is pleased announce the winners of the 2015 WSA Tennis Tournament. Congratulations to Laurie Zalmanowitz who won the Men’s Singles title! Laurie defeated his opponent (Kyle Thompson) in an epic 3 set match that lasted nearly 4 hours 6-1 / 4-6 / 6-3

After Laurie claimed the Single’s Championship… he and his tennis partner Adam Reid went on to claim the Double’s title as well. Laurie an Adam defeated their opponents (Kyle Thompson & Mitch Mcintyre) in straight sets 6-3 / 6-0


Check out all of the pics from the weekend. Please view the WSA Facebook page:

I would like to send out a huge thank you to all of the athletes, volunteers and the Saville Centre’s operations staff for helping to make this tournament a success.



WCSG 2015
Published Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Western Canada Summer Games 2015 - Congratulations to Alberta Wheelchair Athletes Brandon Troutman on winning the Bronze Medal in the Men's 200 Meters and Jessica Helm on winning Gold in the Women's 200, 400 & 1500 Meters. The Western Canada Summer Games runs August 7 - 16, 2015 being hosted in Wood Buffalo.

For complete Results: RESULTS