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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 some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

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Disability Sports: Information on Sport for the Disabled
2018-03-29 : See You on the Other Side - Sammi Kinghorn : Since competing at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, Sammi has gone on to become a double-World Champion and undoubtedly one of the most exciting para-athletes in the country.
2018-03-06 : How to Overcome Challenges to Achieve Your Goals - Sammi Kinghorn, Paralympian & World Record Holder : In the lead up to Sammi Kinghorn's participation in the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia, Sammi has written a piece on How to Overcome Challenges to Achieve your Goals.
2016-01-08 : Paralympic Sports Events: Infographic Explanations : Infographic overview and basic rules of winter and summer paralympic sports categories.
2015-11-06 : The Sport of Goalball: Information and Rules : Information regarding the Paralympic sport of Goalball - includes rules of gameplay and video clip demonstration.
2015-08-07 : 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.
2015-03-07 : Blind Golf: Golfing for the Blind : Blind golf is an adapted version of the sport of golf created for blind and partially sighted players.
2013-08-29 : USA Deaf Sports Information : Information regarding Deaf Sporting organizations and events in America including USADSF and the Deaflympics.
2013-06-06 : Accessible Adventures and Adaptive Sports In Colorado : Information regarding winter and summer outdoor activities for people with disabilities in Colorado.
2013-04-29 : Wheelchair Dancing: Information and Overview of Types of Dance : Information regarding wheelchair dancing a sport that continues to grow in popularity around the world.
2013-02-12 : Mpower Disability Sports and Recreation Website : Mpower launches new website designed to educate and promote disability sport and recreation.
2013-01-29 : 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.
2013-01-19 : 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.
2012-08-17 : Cricket for the Blind : Blind Cricket is a special version of the game adapted for blind and partially sighted sports players.
2011-11-09 : 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.
2011-08-09 : 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.
2011-07-25 : PGA Minority Golf Scholarships and Opportunities : Golf Scholarships serve minorities by affording them the chance to play golf with financial assistance and golf club participation.
2011-07-06 : 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.
2011-03-30 : Preventing Baseball and Softball Injuries : The most common injuries are mild soft tissue injuries such as ligament sprains and muscle strains.
2010-06-19 : All purpose Golf Carts for Persons with Disabilities : Golf carts as an all purpose vehicle are particularly suited to the elderly and disabled.
2009-09-12 : Tokyo 2009 Asian Youth Paralympic Games : Tokyo 2016 has given an enthusiastic welcome to the start of the Tokyo 2009 Asian Youth Para Games.
2009-06-29 : 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.
2009-02-17 : 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.
2009-01-14 : Golfers Blind Handicap : With all the great players and the seemingly insurmountable problems they have overcome, I believe golfers who are blind are the most miraculous of them all..
2008-12-11 : National Sports Center for the Disabled : The NSCD is widely considered the largest and most successful-outdoor therapeutic recreation agency in the world.
2008-12-11 : Sports Provide Outlet for the Disabled : In years past a serious physical disability meant unemployment isolation and inactivity for many thousands of people.
2008-03-12 : Disability Martial Arts Association : This club was set up to help people with disabilities and their families become involved in martial arts.


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