Join the #Adaptathome Challenge

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With many of us now in quarantine (some for weeks now), we’ve had to adapt even more than usual! Join the #adaptathome challenge to encourage our adaptive sports community to stay safe, stay active, and stay connected during this unprecedented…

DSUSA COVID-19 Updates

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Impact on Programs & Events as of March 16, 2020 Dear Chapters of Disabled Sports USA: The Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread within our communities. As such, we anticipate that more programs and events will be impacted. As…

College Transition for Athletes in Adaptive Sports

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Students with physical disabilities and mobility impairments represent roughly 7% of the undergraduate student population with disabilities nationally[1]. One population that is often overlooked within this specific population is adaptive athletes. Athletes with physical disabilities who are preparing…

Demystifying the Sport Protection Policy

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Disabled Sports USA (DSUSA) recently rolled out a new policy affecting all of its member organizations.  The Sport Protection Policy (SPP), which focuses on screening, training and management of conduct within a program, is an important piece of program implementation;…