The British Wheelchair Sports Foundation is a Company Limited by Guarantee (Company No. 01059490) and a registered charity (Charity No. 265498).

Charitable objects

We are governed by our Articles of Association and our charitable objects are to provide, promote and develop opportunities for disabled people to participate in recreational and competitive wheelchair sport to lead healthy, active lives by:

  • increasing participation
  • raising awareness of WheelPower and wheelchair sport
  • providing iconic and inclusive facilities at Stoke Mandeville Stadium 
  • using the heritage of Stoke Mandeville and the power of the Paralympic Games to inspire 

Download our Articles of Association.

Audited accounts

The latest set of audited accounts, including Trustees Annual Report, was prepared by accountants Haines Watts to cover the accounting period April 2016 to March 2017.

Download our Audited Accounts and Annual Report


The Trustees are elected for a period of four year in accordance with the Articles of Association. The members of the current Board are:

  • Kevan Baker OBE (Chairman)
  • Pauline Betteridge
  • Robin Courage OBE
  • Tony Garrett
  • Ernie Guild MBE 
  • Debbie Hodge
  • Nigel Moore
  • Nigel Roberts
  • Jean Stone MBE
  • Sue Wolstenholme OBE