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INAUGURAL ADAPTED SPORTS DAY

AIM's inaugural Adapted Sports Day was hosted on Saturday, September 17, at The Zone in Houston, Texas. Athletes from all over Houston came together to participate in various sports coached by Paralympian athletes. Educational sessions were also hosted for adults and parents interested in learning more about local and educational opportunities.  

ADAPTED SPORTS tryout stations (youth & aDULT)

Wheelchair basketball | ages 6-17 + adult

sitting volleyball | ages 6-17 + adult

Pickleball | ages 6-17 + adult

Recumbent Cycling | adult

educational Seminars - Keynote Speakers

Understanding the Pathway to college

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Doug Garner
Head Coach UTA Wheelchair basketball

My Journey

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Darlene Hunter
3-Time Wheelchair basketball Paralympian
UTA Professor & President of National Wheelchair basketball association

Grant Application Process

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Patrick Lawrence
Challenged Athletes Foundation

SPECIAL GUEST Instructors

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PaM Fontaine

4-time Paralympian medalist

Table Tennis & Wheelchair Basketball

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Gina McWilliams

3-time Paralympian medalist

sitting Volleyball

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Kari ortiz

Paralympian medalist

sitting Volleyball

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Jillian Coffee

Paralympian medalist

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