New Philadelphia Flyers Affiliate
We are proud to announce that we are now an official affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers! Now as the Philadelphia Flyers PowerPlay, we are the first power wheelchair hockey team to be officially associated with an NHL franchise. With this partnership, power wheelchair hockey will continue to grow and thrive throughout North America. Thank you to everyone who has made this arrangement possible! Watch the video of the big announcement below!
The Philadelphia PowerPlay, a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization, is a power wheelchair floor hockey team based in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area. We follow the rules and regulations of the United States Electric Wheelchair Hockey Association.
We believe that competition and challenge are healthy and necessary for all people, regardless of ability. The Philadelphia PowerPlay is an athletic team which provides a quality, well-organized recreational and social program within the community. Our emphasis is on teamwork, skill development, and fun. The team is open to all persons who are competent power wheelchair users. To learn more about the Philadelphia Powerplay click here.
Our mission is to provide a community based competitive athletic experience for people who use power wheelchairs in their daily lives.
Jane Bunting, PT
Sue Lucas-Severi, OT
Lylian Melendez, CTRS
Our athletes parents have also been very helpful in ensuring equipment needs are met, providing support for each of our meetings, and providing refreshments.