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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!

Our Program

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

 Our mission is to provide a community based competitive athletic experience for people who use power wheelchairs in their daily lives.

Leadership

Advisors
Jane Bunting, PT
Sue Lucas-Severi, OT
Lylian Melendez, CTRS
Coaches
Gary Saxton
Tony Damico
Team Manager
Patrick Hilferty
 

 

 

 

Our athletes parents have also been very helpful in ensuring equipment needs are met, providing support for each of our meetings, and providing refreshments.