There are many fun winter sports available to individuals with disabilities! While these sports can be challenging, they are generally easy to learn and you will have a great time!
DSUSA’s SkiTour is a calendar of winter sports events that lists national and local learning; racing and competitive opportunities across the U.S. The calendar includes the Diana Golden Race Series, an entry level series of racing on the East coast of the U.S.
Also available for instructors is a listing of PSIA-AASI education and certification opportunities in adaptive skiing and snowboarding. All events are offered by a chapter of Disabled Sports USA. Participants should contact the program they are interested in directly using the details provided for each listing. To find out more, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also, be sure to check out the calendar to sign up for these winter sports in your area!
If you want to ski but on a flatter or more gentle terrain then give Nordic skiing a try:
If you love shredding down a hill in a more edgy fashion on a custom board then you should try this sport:
If you enjoy a good thrill by cruising down snow covered hills on skis then this sport may be for you. For more information about Alpine skiing and racing, click here. There are different styles of Alpine Skiing such as:
If you like a more physical, exciting and fast paced sport then Sled Hockey is your game: