Archive for the ‘Veterans with Disabilities’ Category
AquAbility enjoyed a second paddle board clinic of the summer on a 103 degree day thanks to a grant from Warfighter Sports and DSUSA and a special thanks to Idaho River Sports.
A great time was had by all!
Dan Knossen, Omar Bermejo, and Kevin Burton are all going to Sochi, and have all swum with AquAbility for cross-training. Please cheer them on and watch the Paralympic events on television. Here is a video about Biathlon…
Link to Sochi Paralympic Sport Schedule on television: CLICK TO VISIT
Come and swim to help raise funds so AquAbility can continue to provide quality swim instruction for adults, youth and veterans with disabilities!
Collect donations and swim in the June 30 Swim 4 AquAbility at Zenergy Health Club.
Swimmers in 2012 Swim 4 AquAbility
AquAbility Swim Clinics at Boise State University
for Veterans & Adults with Disabilities
March 16-17 April 6-7 May 4-5
Location: Boise State University Recreation Center Pool
Times: Saturdays 5:00-6:00p.m. Sundays 12:15-1:15p.m.
AquAbility is an Idaho non-profit corporation committed to providing recreation and sport through swimming for people with a variety of physical challenges. AquAbility is also a Paralympic Sports Club; a division of the U S Olympic Committee, offering community-based sports for adults, youth and veterans with physical and visual challenges.
AquAbility is available to people of all ages who are challenged by a variety of permanent physical restrictions, including but not limited to: paralysis, stroke, Parkinson’s disease, visual or auditory impairment, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, amputations, spinal cord injuries, brain injury, and PTSD.
For many people with disabilities, swimming is the only activity they can do without any kind of assistance. This is a priceless freedom!
No prior swimming experience necessary.
_ _Please call 208-928-6558 or 208-720-6362 to Sign up and for more information ___
Here’s a link to a great blog about Zenergy Health Club Sponsoring AquAbility :