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Disability Sports: Information on Sport for the Disabled Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Disability Sports category. Though topics may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

  1. Paralympic Sports Events: Infographic Explanations
    Infographic overview and basic rules of winter and summer paralympic sports categories - Published: 2016-01-08
  2. Cybathlon: Zurich 2016 Disability Sports Event Using Bionic Assistive Technology
    Information regarding Cybathlon, a sporting competition for disabled athletes using bionic assistive technology, robotic prostheses, brain-computer interfaces and powered exoskeletons - Published: 2015-08-07
  3. USA Deaf Sports Information
    Information regarding Deaf Sporting organizations and events in America including USADSF and the Deaflympics - Published: 2013-08-29
  4. Accessible Adventures and Adaptive Sports In Colorado
    Information regarding winter and summer outdoor activities for people with disabilities in Colorado - Published: 2013-06-06
  5. Wheelchair Dancing: Information and Overview of Types of Dance
    Information regarding wheelchair dancing a sport that continues to grow in popularity around the world - Published: 2013-04-29
  6. Mpower Disability Sports and Recreation Website
    Mpower launches new website designed to educate and promote disability sport and recreation - Published: 2013-02-12
  7. Equal Opportunity to Students with Disabilities to Participate in Extracurricular Athletics
    Office for Civil Rights guidance clarifying school districts existing legal obligations to provide equal access to extracurricular athletic activities to students with disabilities - Published: 2013-01-29
  8. Grants for Canadian Sports Programs and Equipment for People with Disability
    Canadian Paralympic Committee invites sport organizations and clubs to apply for 2013-14 granting round of Para-Equipment Fund and Recruitment Program Fund - Published: 2013-01-19
  9. Football Players Prone to Late-Life Disability
    Football players experience repeated head trauma resulting in short and long term effects to their cognitive function physical and mental health - Published: 2011-11-09
  10. Extremity Games Adaptive Sports for Athletes with Disabilities
    Extremity Games are extreme sports events for athletes with limb loss or limb difference including competitions instructional clinics and exhibitions - Published: 2011-08-09
  11. Accessible NASCAR Racing for People with Disabilities and Veterans
    Accessible Racing focuses on amateur automobile racing through modified accessible racing vehicles for use by people with disabilities at no cost - Published: 2011-07-06
  12. Preventing Baseball and Softball Injuries
    The most common injuries are mild soft tissue injuries such as ligament sprains and muscle strains - Published: 2011-03-30
  13. Tokyo 2009 Asian Youth Paralympic Games
    Tokyo 2016 has given an enthusiastic welcome to the start of the Tokyo 2009 Asian Youth Para Games - Published: 2009-09-12
  14. Disability Archery and Bowhunting - Sports for All Abilities
    Archery is a sport that nearly anyone can pursue despite disability and target archery has been a Paralympic sport for greater than thirty years - Published: 2009-06-29
  15. Embracing Equality in Sports Coaching
    Diversity coaching ensures that coaches build positive relationships with people they are coaching and create an environment where all discover their potential - Published: 2009-02-17
  16. National Sports Center for the Disabled
    The NSCD is widely considered the largest and most successful-outdoor therapeutic recreation agency in the world - Published: 2008-12-11
  17. Sports Provide Outlet for the Disabled
    In years past a serious physical disability meant unemployment isolation and inactivity for many thousands of people - Published: 2008-12-11
  18. Disability Martial Arts Association
    This club was set up to help people with disabilities and their families become involved in martial arts - Published: 2008-03-12


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