Disabled Sports USA supports sports sampling and encourages athletes to participate in a multiple sports until at least 12 years of age. Trying multiple sports gives more options to find the sports you enjoy and be an athlete for life. To learn more about the benefits of sports sampling, visit The Aspen Institute Project Play.
Learn about how athletes increase their skill level from a beginner to Paralympic level. The USOPC Athlete Development Model suggests quality sport experiences should incorporate five key principles to help keep more Americans engaged in sport.
Disabled Sports USA has partnered with TrueSport to provide the youth sports community with expert-driven content focused on diversity and inclusion in sport.
The Aspen Institute has identified eight strategies that can help every child become physically active through sports! Check out the 8 plays here!
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