Sports & Recreation


Top 5 Summer Apps for Wheelchair Users

Use these apps to make the most of your summer.

Dreaming of the California Coast? Check Out this Online Travel Guide

Guide includes accessibility features for more than 160 locations

Power Soccer World Cup Postponed Till 2016

USPSA proposes Houston for the host city, says the delay will give teams time to raise funds to travel.

Ottobock Names C-Leg Heroes Grand Prize Winner

Grand prize tops off a year of celebrating the achievements of consumers living with limb loss.

USA Power Soccer World Cup Team Announced

National team will play in 2015 World Cup.

Dates Announced for the 2014 Warrior Games

The annual competition is designed to create competitive sports opportunities for wounded, injured and ill service members and veterans.

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NBC/NBCSN to Air 52 Hours of Paralympics Coverage

Though coverage may be limited and at inconvenient times of day, it is progress compared to the 5.5 total hours (and no live coverage) that the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London received.

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Top End to Offer Handcycling Demos at Abilities Expo

Consumers can test Top End handcycles at this weekend’s Abilities Expo in Los Angeles.

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Paralympics Sled Hockey Documentary to Air on PBS

The documentary will give viewers a behind-the-scenes look as the United States Paralympics Sled Hockey team prepares for the 2014 Paralympics in Sochi.

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U.S. Paralympic Snowboarder Is New Ottobock Ambassador

Keith Gabel heads to Sochi with a powerful message for people with disabilities.

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50 Marathons in 50 Weeks

Three men have the crossed the country since early 2013 with one goal, raise donations for the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation benefiting spinal cord injury research.

Sunrise Medical's Propel Donation Program Names Summer Recipients

ATPs work with award winners to configure the mobility systems of their dreams.

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Count Down to Sochi With Team Kellogg's

Kellogg’s has starting rolling out promotional materials featuring its sponsored team of Olympic legends and Olympic and Paralympic athletes aspiring to represent Team USA.

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Into the Garden

Accessibility Strategies for Life-long Planting

As seasons change so too do physical abilities. Whether you’re a senior with stability and walking issues, a person with a new spinal cord injury or someone who’s been coping with a mobility condition your whole life, gardening can be accessible. All you have to do is think creatively.

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On the Rocks

What You Need to Know to Climb Mountains

All you need to climb a mountain is a good helper, some equipment and an adventurous spirit.

VA Valor Games Adds New Competitions

U.S. Paralympics, a division of the U.S. Olympic Committee, and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, have expanded the 2011 and 2012 Valor Games Midwest, a competition for veterans and service members with a physical disability, to three additional regions.

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.

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Horseback Riding Is Therapeutic and Fun

Combining therapy, fun and sun on horseback.