About NVWG

2018 marks 38 years of the National Veterans Wheelchair Games (NVWG) empowering Veterans with Spinal Cord Injuries, Multiple Sclerosis, Amputations and other neurological impairments to live more healthy and independent lives through sports and recreation.  Co-Presented by the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Paralyzed Veterans of America, this annual rehabilitation program introduces new or “novice” Veterans from across the United States to wheelchair sports while providing an opportunity for returning Veterans to compete and come together as a community to support one another.

Veterans interested in competing – *Registration will be online beginning January 1 2018 and lasting through April 15, 2018.  Check back and stay tuned for more details.

For Sponsorship or Corporate Involvement Opportunities

Christine Kirkley

Volunteering at the 38th NVWG

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the 38th National Veterans Wheelchair Games!!  Registration for all volunteer assignments will open on January 1, 2018.  Please come back to this site and register anytime between January 1, 2018 and July 15, 2018.

 Thank you and please return and register to volunteer in 2018, your support is critical to the success of the Games!  Questions can be addressed to vhaorlwcgames2018@va.gov.

For information on the 38th National Veterans Wheelchair Games and to get involved:

Karen Shamlin
38th NVWG Local Organizing Committee Chair

For media inquiries please contact:

Tracey Shifflett
Director, Communications & External Affairs

Mike Molina
VA – NVWG Public Affairs

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