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 »

Move United Offers Numerous Ways Individuals With Physical Disabilities Can Participate in Sports & Recreation During COVID-19

April 20, 2020

Move United launched a first of its kind initiative to engage people with disabilities at home, reducing isolation and improving quality of life. The #AdaptAtHome challenge is engaging thousands of wounded warfighters, youth and adults with disabilities nationwide. Spring sports season is normally filled with clinics, competitions, regional games, and other adaptive sports programming at… Read more »

DSUSA Partners with PSIA-AASI to Prepare Snowsports Instructors to Serve Disabled Veterans

March 5, 2020

Disabled Sports USA and the Professional Ski Instructors of America and American Association of Snowboard Instructors (PSIA-AASI) are continuing their longstanding partnership to enhance professional development for snowsports instructors who serve disabled veterans. In the 2019-2020 season, approximately 100 instructors across the country will benefit from programs and resources supported by the US Department of… Read more »

Disabled Sports USA and The United States Tennis Association Promote Wheelchair Tennis for Disabled Veterans

February 10, 2020

Disabled Sports USA is excited to announce that it will offer three upcoming Wheelchair Tennis Coach Development Workshops from The United States Tennis Association (USTA). These trainings will be offered free of charge and the first event will be hosted at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Florida, February 13-14. With support from the U.S…. Read more »

Disabled Sports USA and National Outdoor Leadership School promote outdoor recreation for disabled veterans

February 4, 2020

Disabled Sports USA is excited to announce that it will be offering a series of Risk Management Trainings from NOLS (National Outdoors Leadership School). With support from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), three free events will be held in 2020 to train outdoor administrators and program staff from Disabled Sports USA chapters and… Read more »