Friday, May 24, 2024

Tag: Athletics

Raising The Bar: New Horizons in Disability Sport

Raising The Bar: New Horizons in Disability Sport - Featuring the work of ten international photographers and thirty international athletes New York, NY: After its...

Paralympic athletes shooting for awareness

Don't pity the women on the USA Wheelchair Basketball team. That's the message from South University's Mary Vacala, appointed to the medical staff for the...

Eye for excellence

Decatur man 2nd in national archery contest A second-place finish in a national archery competition would be enough to make most people brag. But not for...

Trojans Swim with Mike

In 1981, a benefit for injured USC swimming star Mike Nyeholt turned into an annual event for athletes. As they were getting ready to leave...

WR Smith recovering from spinal cord injury

Bryan Mullen covers Vanderbilt athletics for The Tennessean. He can be reached at 726-8947 Wide receiver George Smith has spent the last week in a...

Award is presented annually to someone who has been instrumental

Joe Thieringer, left, of Westmont receives the Daniel C. Sullivan Teambuilder Award from Dan Sullivan, right, of Pennsauken, at the recent Sullivan Wheelchair Basketball...

The National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA)

NWBA MISSION STATEMENT A Winning Strategy The National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) is the nation's oldest and largest Disability sport organization. Based in Colorado Springs, Colorado,...

Wheelchair tennis is growing

Wheelchair tennis is growing rapidly at the University of Arizona as players from all over the country are drawn by the year-round play and...

ESPN’S Superior Beings Presentation:

ESPN'S Superior Beings Presentation: Extraordinary Athletes With Disabilities Use Sports to Change Misfortune to Triumph ESPN Original Entertainment (EOE) has produced a compelling documentary that...

Management of the spinal cord injured football player.

TIERNEY AND COLLEAGUES ASSESSED THE EFFECT OF head position and football equipment (helmet and shoulder pads) on cervical spinal cord space in subjects lying...