Sports & Recreation


U.S. Paralympics Names 2013 National Swimming Team

Sixteen athletes have been selected for the 2013 U.S. Paralympics Swimming National A Team. Five other athletes were also named to the National B Team.

Therapeutic Horseback Riding lessons

Saddle Up

Horseback Riding Is Therapeutic and Fun

Combining therapy, fun and sun on horseback.

Wheelchair and Ambulatory Sports USA Names Two Athletes to Hall of Fame

Mikel Vandello and Mike Wise were honored because of their athletic accomplishments and willingness to share their love for sports.

Team USA Names World Cup Nordic Skiing Team

The competition takes place this week.

MDA 2013 Walk Season Primed to Kick Off

The 2013 Muscular Dystrophy Association Muscle Walk season is in high gear. More than 50,000 people have committed to support the nationwide walks.

High School Athletes Earn Paralympic All-American Designation

Fifty-three athletes have been named as U.S. Paralympics Track and Field High School All-Americans. Six of the high school athletes also competed in the London 2012 Paralympic Games.

Team USA Gears Up for Winter Paralympics

Alpine Skiing Roster Set

Kelly Brush Century Ride 2012

Kelly Brush Century Ride Raises $250K for SCI Prevention

The seventh annual Kelly Brush Century Ride raised $250.000 to support spinal cord prevention and ski racing safety.

Wheelchair ballroom dancers

Enabled Life

Just Dancing

Wheelchair Dancing's Appeal Is Integration, Joy of Movement

Companies such as American DanceWheels and the Dancing Wheels Company & School bring standing and wheeled students together to experience the joy of dance.

London bridge at night

U.S. Paralympic Athletes Shine in London

Team USA Brings Home 98 Medals

The United States fared well, placing fourth in the overall medal count with 98 total medals and sixth in the gold medal count with 31 medals.

Senior lady with arm weight

Finding Your Fitness Niche

Understand Your Exercise Needs for Increased Health, Independence in the Golden Years

The Mobility Project offers tips on making the most out of your fitness regimen.