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    a company that specializes in accessible holiday facilities in southern Portugal Click Here report broken link SPORTS N SPOKES MAGAZINE The Need for Speed 655 views USA But these are not your ordinary go karts theyre powerful vehicles that can travel up to 140 mph Schellenberger was a nationally ranked motocross motorcycle racer who was injured T5 three years ago at the Daytona Supercross On the first lap he crashed coming off a jump and several other riders landed on him Now he races karts and is training to be one of the nations best drivers Click Here PARAPLEGIA report broken link ORGANISATIONS BACK BRITISH MOTOR SPORT ASSOCIATION FOR THE DISABLED 752 views UK The Association was formed in 1987 to assist the disabled insulin dependent diabetics and those with other medical conditions to obtain their competition licences from the Motor Sports Association MSA This following a total ban on such people competing at the International level of Rallying The MSA and the BMSAD work together to ensure that given an applicants driving ability a licence will be granted A great section of the site to check here is the Competitors option with a range of people featured in a

    Original URL path: http://www.d-ability.org/sport.php?subcat_id=44 (2016-04-26)
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    same dimensions as a volley ball court with goals like soccer goals but at chest height that stretch across the full width of the court Click Here VISUALLY IMPAIRED report broken link F E A T U R E D S I T E S CREATING ABILITY MOUNTAIN TRIKE BETH S BRAIN INJURY BLOG ACCESSIBLE NEW ZEALAND THE RIDE MOVIE LET S ROLL WHEELCHAIR TENNIS COACHING WITH THE PROS PARALYMPIC

    Original URL path: http://www.d-ability.org/sport.php?subcat_id=354 (2016-04-26)
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    golf clinics across the country Click Here AMPUTEE report broken link CHALLENGE GOLF PROGRAM 635 views USA The Challenge Golf Course and Driving Range was the first golf facility built in the nation for individuals with disabilities Located on the Hospital s main campus the course has wheelchair accessible paths handrails on the tees and slopes with inclines of 8 or less The Challenge Golf program at Edwin Shaw Hospital has been recognized nationally and internationally as a model for therapeutic recreation programs Classes taught by a PGA professional help physically challenged golfers beginning and experienced adapt after an illness or injury Thousands of individuals with disabilities have demonstrated that golf can be played by those with one arm or one leg the blind the arthritic and by those who have had strokes spinal cord injuries and other neuromuscular diseases Click Here GENERAL DISABILITY report broken link ENGLISH BLIND GOLFERS ASSOCIATION 684 views UK The main purpose of the EBGA is to provide visually handicapped people with the facility to train and compete in the game of golf Training is provided by giving new members support to receive lessons from professional golfers In addition each year the organisation invites all members to attend a training weekend at which PGA professionals teach the various aspects of the game Assistance is also given to schools for the blind where pupils want to start to play golf Click Here VISUALLY IMPAIRED report broken link FORE HOPE GOLF PROGRAM 694 views USA Fore Hope is a nationally recognized non profit organization that uses golf as an instrument to help in the rehabilitation of persons with disabilities or an inactive lifestyle The Fore Hope team consists of certified recreational therapists and golf professionals led by Program Director John Schmidli Click Here GENERAL DISABILITY report broken link INTERNATIONAL BLIND GOLF ASSOCIATION 476 views INT L Golf is a sport which can be played by anyone regardless of age gender physical ability or disability Most people will think it is essential to have good eyesight to play golf but that is not true Totally blind and severely visually impaired golfers with the assistance of their coaches guides are able to enjoy the friendship and exercise the game provides but most of all the thrill of hitting a good shot Click Here VISUALLY IMPAIRED report broken link MOBILITY GOLF 651 views USA The mission of Mobility Golf is to increase opportunities for those who can t walk to play golf great to see what s possible and happening elsewhere well worth a look Click Here report broken link PARAMOBILE STAND UP AND PLAY FOUNDATION 415 views USA The Paramobile was originally designed for disabled golfers but can also be customized for use in other sports and leisure activities such as fishing or archery for example With its strong chassis frame the Paramobile can cope with gradients of up to 30 degrees and sideways inclinations of about 17 degrees The Paramobile will turn automatically into a safe position should

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    would have been cool right Click Here PARAPLEGIA report broken link SPORTS N SPOKES MAGAZINE Gridiron Grit 693 views USA Knock Boom Bam Smash Crash Road Rash These were just a few of the sights and sounds at the annual Blister Bowl the longest running wheelchair football tournament in the U S Many oohs and aahs could be heard from the sidelines as player after player sustained yet another crashing blow during this year s event the 20th anniversary Blister Bowl held October 4 5 2000 in Santa Barbara Calif Click Here PARAPLEGIA report broken link SPORTS N SPOKES MAGAZINE ShowTime 653 views USA For the second straight year Las Vegas has played cordial host to the Xtreme Bowl a wheelchair football tournament like no other What separates the Xtreme Bowl from other tournaments It s the excitement explains tournament director Steve Everett In Vegas there is always a party like atmosphere Click Here PARAPLEGIA report broken link PRODUCTS BACK XTREME MEDICAL 614 views USA This site contains photos of wheelchair football and other Xtreme sports Suppliers of medical rehab equipment and disability related equipment Much of the workforce of Xtreme Medical is comprised of men and women with disabilities

    Original URL path: http://www.d-ability.org/sport.php?subcat_id=46 (2016-04-26)
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    videos Click Here GENERAL DISABILITY report broken link ORGANISATIONS BACK AUSTRALIA ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIR HOCKEY ASSOC 718 views AUST Electric Wheelchair Hockey is a fast fun exciting team ball sport open to any athlete who uses an electric wheelchair Click Here GENERAL DISABILITY report broken link CALGARY POWER HOCKEY LEAGUE 986 views CAN Welcome to Powerhockey ca the Official Website of the Calgary Powerhockey League CPHL This site is your source for information about the CPHL and the sport of Powerhockey Click Here GENERAL DISABILITY report broken link INTERNATIONAL ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION 652 views INT L From the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation IWAS website Electric Wheelchair Hockey emerged by accident In the early seventies a few schools for disabled pupils started giving sports lessons mainly for severely physically handicapped people Because of the limited possibilities for the children mainly due to restricted muscle power a game is chosen in which they use a hockey stick and a hockey ball of lighter material Because of the great similarity with hockey the same name is used and the word wheelchair was added Later on the word electric was added to indicate that participants make use of an electric wheelchair This ontogenesis can be seen in all countries where electric wheelchair hockey has developed Click Here GENERAL DISABILITY report broken link KAMPONG WHEELIES 1673 views Europe Club from the Netherlands that fields teams in both electric and manual push wheelchair hockey Click Here GENERAL DISABILITY report broken link THE MUNICH ANIMALS 594 views Europe That s right The Animals for short It s all in German but electric wheelchair power hockey is their thing if you want to see more Click Here GENERAL DISABILITY report broken link U S ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION 532 views USA Our Mission is to provide

    Original URL path: http://www.d-ability.org/sport.php?subcat_id=177 (2016-04-26)
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    to achieve our goals in an able bodied world but I know it can be done People with disabilities simply don t have to sit on the sidelines Click Here PARAPLEGIA report broken link ORGANISATIONS BACK GREAT BRITAIN SLEDGE HOCKEY 681 views UK The BSHA is looking to not only develop the sport across the country and bring what s said to be The greatest disabled team sport on earth in to ice arenas across the country but also fund the international team and help the cream of the sport achieve fantastic goals at international level Click Here report broken link OHIO SLEDGE HOCKEY 907 views USA Sledge Hockey or sled hockey as it is often now referred to has been played in Canada and the United States for well over several decades now Teams and clubs are springing up throughout the major US markets usually with the help of their professional NHL teams Click Here PARAPLEGIA report broken link US SLEDGE HOCKEY 668 views USA Ice sled sledge hockey was invented at a Stockholm Sweden rehabilitation center in the early 1960s by a group of Swedes who despite their physical impairment wanted to continue playing hockey The men modified a metal frame sled or sledge with two regular sized ice hockey skate blades that allowed the puck to pass underneath Using round poles with bike handles for sticks the men played without any goaltenders on a lake south of Stockholm Click Here PARAPLEGIA report broken link PRODUCTS BACK FREEDOM FACTORY 644 views UK Designers and builders of quality semi custom and custom winter sports equipment for the disabled community for over 12 years Click Here report broken link SPOKES N MOTION 689 views NZ A range of leisure equipment including alpine skiing cross country skiing beach and all terrain

    Original URL path: http://www.d-ability.org/sport.php?subcat_id=74 (2016-04-26)
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    provides an atmosphere of fun for players to improve upon their game skills while being part of a team From our perspective the emphasis is on the abilities of our players Click Here report broken link KAMPONG WHEELIES 1673 views Europe Club from the Netherlands that fields teams in both electric and manual push wheelchair hockey Click Here GENERAL DISABILITY report broken link NCPAD Site Info Wheelchair Hockey 633 views USA The Wheelchair Hockey League WCHL was created for persons in wheelchairs to play hockey and have the chance to engage in the competition and excitement of this sport The WCHL includes players in manual and electric wheelchairs Players have disabilities such as cerebral palsy muscular dystrophy spina bifida spinal cord injury and stroke The league was developed and is run by the players with the assistance of volunteers Click Here PARAPLEGIA report broken link THE UNOFFICIAL LONDON WHEELCHAIR HOCKEY PAGE 543 views UK Hi I m Jeff Preston The reason that I am in a wheelchair is because I have Congenital Muscular Dystrophy Anyway hockey is like life for me During the summer I practice for the coming season and whenever I am not playing hockey in London then I am either playing road hockey or hockey on my computer As you can see I m a hockey fanatic Click Here report broken link US ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIR HOCKEY ASSOC 598 views INT L PowerHockey is based on basic hockey rules with a few adaptations to allow everyone in a power wheelchair the ability to participate Click Here report broken link WHEELCHAIR LACROSSE 694 views USA Ryan Baker and Bill Lundstrom are eager to help anyone who has an interest in wheelchair lacrosse get started with gear rules and with finding a place to play We hope that soon both

    Original URL path: http://www.d-ability.org/sport.php?subcat_id=14 (2016-04-26)
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    1665 views AUST The Royal NSW Bowling Association has a coaching manual with guidelines for clubs and coaches assisting players with disabilities to learn lawn bowls The manual covers information relevant for the hearing and visually impaired intellectual disabilities wheelchair users amputees stroke arthritis etc To find out more contact the association via their website link here Click Here GENERAL DISABILITY report broken link F E A T U R

    Original URL path: http://www.d-ability.org/sport.php?subcat_id=176 (2016-04-26)
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