Organizations - Sports

American Assocation of adaptedSPORTS® Programs (AAASP)
AAASP works in partnership with education agencies in the U.S. to establish programs, policies, procedures, and regulations in interscholastic adapted sports for students with physical disabilities to enhance educational outcomes.

USA Swimming
Encourages people with disabilities to participate in the sport of swimming and facilitates their inclusion in USA Swimming programs through education and collaboration.

USA Water Ski
Water skiing has been adapted so that physically disabled athletes can participate and compete.

Physically Challenged Bowhunters of America (PCBA)
The PCBA is a non-profit organization founded in 1993 to assist physically disabled persons with actively participating in bowhunting and archery sports. A major emphasis is placed on reaching people with disabilities who have never been exposed to the greatest recreational therapy in the world - bowhunting and archery.

United Foundation for Disabled Archers
Promotes and provides a means to practice all forms of archery for any physically challenged person.
 
Freedom's Wings International
Provides the opportunity for those who are physically challenged to fly in specially adapted sailplanes, either as a passenger or as a member of the flight training program.

International Wheelchair Aviators
A worldwide group of disabled and able bodied (A/B) pilots interested in aviation and flying.

International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF)
IWBF is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide opportunities for persons with a lower limb disability to play the game of wheelchair basketball.

National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA)
NWBA is comprised of over 200 basketball teams across twenty-two conferences and seven divisions.

Access to Sailing
Provides educational and therapeutic sailing excursions and programs to empower disadvantaged youth and adults to achieve their full potential and successfully reintegrate into their communities.

United States Rowing
Adaptive Rowing offers information on both the equipment adaptations for rowers with disabilities and the sport as a whole.

United States Sailing: Sailors with Special Needs
Programs for any disabled person who would like to sail anywhere in the the country, learn more about our Paralympic program,  and become familiar with our National Championship
 
American Wheelchair Bowling Association (AWBA)
AWBA is a non-profit organization dedicated to growth, encouragement, promotion and regulation of the sport of wheelchair bowling throughout the world.

Fishing Has No Boundaries (FHNB)
FHNB is a non-profit 501-C3 organization whose goal is to open up the great outdoors for people with disabilities through the world of fishing.

National Alliance for Accessible Golf
Ensures opportunities for all persons with disabilities to fully engage in the game of golf with a core value to make sure that golf is accessible and affordable for all.
 
United States Handcycle Federation
a nonprofit national association for Para-cyclists, the organization works with local, regional, and national cycling events to create an integrated competition environment that is open to athletes with disabilities.

Electric Wheelchair Hockey Association (EWHA)
EWHA is a non-profit 501 (C) 3 corporation, and member of Disabled Sports USA, dedicated to allowing many participants the opportunity to play electric (power) wheelchair hockey. Our sport is called PowerHockey™.
 
The Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.)
PATH, Intl. changes and enriches lives by promoting excellence in equine-assisted activities and therapies.
 
Adaptive Sports Center
Enhances the quality of life of people with disabilities through exceptional outdoor adventure activities. The successful programs the ASC provides are inclusive to families and friends, empower our participants in their daily lives and have a positive enduring effect on self-efficacy, health, independence and overall well-being.

National Sports Center for the Disabled
NSCD is one of the largest outdoor therapeutic recreation agencies in the world, teaching a variety of winter and summer sports and activities to individuals with almost any physical, cognitive, emotional, or behavioral diagnosis.

United States Paralympics
Official home of Team USA.

Wheelchair & Ambulatory Sports, USA
Provides multi-sport and recreation opportunities for people with physical and visual disabilities by facilitating, advocating, and developing a national community-based outreach program, providing resources and education.

Wilderness Inquiry (WI)
WI is a non-profit organization that helps people from all walks of life to personally experience the natural world.

World T.E.A.M. Sports
A 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization offering athletic events for disabled and able bodied citizens – mountain climbing, white water rafting, biking, and more.
 
Achilles International
A non-profit organization that provides athletes with disabilities with a community of support. Able-bodied volunteers and disabled runners come together to train in an environment of support and community.
 
Wheelin' Sportsmen
Provides people with disabilities the opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors. Designated chapters in Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, and Florida.

Ski for Light
The mission of Ski for Light is to enhance the quality of life and independence of visually or mobility-impaired adults through a program of cross-country skiing.
 
United States Power Soccer Association
The USPSA is the governing body for Power Soccer in the United States. Power Soccer is the first competitive team sport designed and developed specifically for power wheelchair users.

National Wheelchair Softball Association (NWSA)
The NWSA is teaming up with various organizations to develop wheelchair softball teams and programs for children with physical disabilities.

Splore
A not-for-profit organization that brings together people of varying abilities for adventures that empower them to connect with Utah's great outdoors and experience the dignity of risk.