WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL SPECIALISTS
As well as working to develop the running game of basketball, Express Coaching Services Ltd. also works closely with British Wheelchair Basketball (BWB) to provide the same opportunities, development and tutoring for the wheelchair game. We deliver grade 1 and grade 2 coach awards, leaders awards and the young officials award to candidates throughout schools, clubs, colleges and universities.
ECS Ltd. are proud to have been involved prior to the Athens Paralympic Games, working with three GB Paralympians throughout the year leading up to the competition, who eventually went on to win a Bronze Medal.
Also, prior to the Olympics and Paralympics in Rio, ECS Ltd. worked in Brazil for the national governing body to develop the Brazilian wheelchair basketball coaches by delivering grade 1 and grade 2 wheelchair coach awards.
And in the build up to the 2012 London Olympics ECS Ltd. were involved in facilitating and delivering CAAD's for BWB throughout the country.
ECS Ltd. have also been part of the coaching staff for both the Mansfield Maulers in the development league and Derby wheelblazers in the National League Division 2, as well as providing coaches and support at Loughborough University on their diversity programme and completed a 3 year contract with Sport Derbyshire as there wheelchair basketball club development officer and mentor.