Move United Expands Efforts to Reach Adaptive Athletes with Diverse Backgrounds

September 24, 2020

Move United has made two important organizational changes to help meet its Vision 2028 plan to expand support to youth and adults with physical disabilities, specifically those with diverse backgrounds. As a strategic step toward expanding programming for diverse adaptive athletes, Move United has formed a Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Leadership Team empowered to provide… Read more »


Move United Recognized by President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition as an NYSS Champion to Promote Participation in Youth Sports

September 17, 2020

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is pleased to recognize Move United as one of the first organizations to join the National Youth Sports Strategy (NYSS) Champion platform. HHS released the NYSS in September 2019 in response to Presidential Executive Order 13824, which called for a national strategy to increase youth sports… Read more »


Move United’s Annual Leadership Conference Goes Virtual

May 12, 2020

Move United’s Annual Leadership Conference was originally slated to be an in-person event in Colorado Springs, CO in partnership with the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC). However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the organization adapted to the new environment, moving the event online. A first for the organization, the online platform provides constituents new… Read more »


Leadership Conference Going Virtual May 11-15

May 1, 2020

Move United’s Annual Leadership Conference was originally slated to be hosted with the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee in Colorado Springs, CO, However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the decision has been made to move the event online in order to provide constituents an opportunity to partake in some of the training opportunities available.  The… Read more »


Disabled Sports USA Launches Wheelchair Football League During 2020 NFL Draft

April 21, 2020

Disabled Sports USA is excited to launch the first ever Wheelchair Football League, thanks to a National Football League-Bob Woodruff Foundation Healthy Lifestyles and Creating Community (HLCC) grant. The league will kick off in the fall by fielding teams in Chicago, Los Angeles, Phoenix and Kansas City, Missouri. During the NFL Draft, April 23-25, a wheelchair… Read more »