Jamaica Wheelchair Basketball Federation

Tanto Campbell – Chairman

Christopher Samuda – Director

Suzanne – Secretary

Carmen Patterson – Director

Brenda Cuthbert – Director

Major Robert Neish – Director

Jamaica first fielded a wheelchair basketball team at an international competition when we participated in the Caribbean Championships. This was the beginning of what has proved to be a relatively successful campaign in wheelchair basketball competition.

Under our coach’s watchful eye our athletes learnt not only the skills of the sport but more importantly how to be model sportsmen and sportswomen on and off the court. The aggression of the sport in the clashing of wheelchairs and occasional spills may very well be indicative of the rough nature of the sport but has helped to build character and resilience and instill in our athletes a spirit of triumph. The following is a journal of the international competitions in which we have competed:

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