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Welcome to the official website of the USA Wheelchair Softball (also known as the National Wheelchair Softball Association (NWSA)).  USA Wheelchair Softball (USAWS) is the official governing body for competitive wheelchair softball in the United States and around the world.    USAWS  governs over forty adult and junior teams of men, women, boys, and girls of all ages in the United States, and assists teams in other countries including Japan, Ghana, and Korea. 

Check out the action in our videos, and we invite you as a player or volunteer to join us and  "Play Ball"!

Don't forget to check out our Facebook page for additional information there too.

2024 Season Events (Updated Feb-21)

It's time to start planning your competition schedule.  Listed below are the confirmed tournaments so far for 2024. 

  • May 25 - 26: Texas Wind Up, Pasadena TX
  • June 8 - 9: Mary Freebed Tournament
  • June 15 - 16: Southeastern Slugfest, Mauldin SC
  • June 15 - 16: KC Royals Tournament, Kansas City MO
  • June 22 - 23: Giants Tournament, Sacramento, CA
  • June 29 - 30: Chicago Softball Tournament, Chicago IL
  • July  13-14: Nebraska Barons Tournament, Omaha NE
  • July 27 - 28:  Hawks Tournament, New Lennox, IL
  • Aug 3 - 4: Junior Wheelchair Softball World Series (Junior Division), Omaha, NE
  • Aug 15 - 17: Wheelchair Softball World Series (Senior Division), Elkhorn (Omaha), NE

Upcoming Events & Tournaments

If you are planning to host a tournament, or you would like your event posted on NWSA social media, please contact John Teegarden at: softball@midwestadaptivesports. org

2023 USA Wheelchair Softball World Series Results

Current News & Updates

Wheelchair softball expanding to China

The NWSA would like to welcome Team China to the sport of wheelchair softball.  China is looking to expand the sport and develop teams while supporting athletes with disabilities.  We look forward to helping Team China grow!

2024 Event Calendar

Look here for sanctioned events around the country where you can participate.

2024 USA Wheelchair Softball World Series

August 15-17


Elkhorn (Omaha), NE


August 3 - 4


Omaha, NE

Adapting America's Pastime Movie

View this award-winning short film about wheelchair softball

More Wheelchair Softball Videos

Educational, World Series games, and more

Click for a Map of Wheelchair Softball Teams

Custom NWSA clothing from Lands'End


Our Sponsors

Rawlings Debeers' Softballs - official softball of
USA Wheelchair Softball

A generous  sponsor of the World Series and
 "Adapting America's Pasttime" short movie

Creator and Producer of "Adapting America's Pastime"
and the wheelchair softball instructional video series