Adaptive Sports Organizations
Some of our favorite national organizations serving the adaptive sports community:
Providing adaptive sports opportunities for people with disabilities to develop independence, confidence and fitness through sports.
To support U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes in achieving sustained competitive excellence while demonstrating the values of the Olympic Movement, thereby inspiring all Americans.
To provide opportunities and support to people with physical challenges so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics.
The High Fives Foundation supports the dreams of mountain action sports athletes by raising injury prevention awareness while providing resources and inspiration to those who suffer life altering injuries.
Adaptive Sports Vendors
Some vendors that we have worked with that can help you find the right piece of adaptive sports equipment. All descriptions are provided by the vendor. *This is NOT intended to be a list of “qualifying vendors” and does NOT represent endorsement of any particular vendor. It’s just companies we’ve worked with and that might be good resources.
Sportaid specializes in sports equipment for the disabled as well as equipment for everyday needs. From handcycles to manual wheelchairs, bathroom equipment to wheelchair cushions….we will help you find what you need. Knowledgeable customer service and excellent prices!
Bike-On is the leading worldwide retailer of hand cycles, recumbent trikes, sports wheelchairs and accessories. Bike-On has experts in Physical and Recreational Therapy on staff, and boasts more than 100 years of active wheelchair use among its sales representatives.
DynAccess Ltd. designs and builds state-of-the-art monoskis/sit-ski providing greater independence and superior performance to physically disabled individuals and athletes. DynAccess offers unparalleled customer service.
ReActive Adaptations was founded to design and construct adaptive equipment for all athletes of all abilities. ReActive Adaptations specializes in the construction of custom off road handcycles.
No Medical Supply Store here… How iRoll Sports sells adaptive sports equipment for disabled athletes. Specializing in hand-cycles, always for the lowest prices online!
Vesco Wheelchairs is the top provider of high quality rugby wheelchairs in the world. Our goal is to make wheelchairs that can be trusted and depended on. “Where innovation is born, NOT copied”
At Eagle we take pride in manufacturing advanced recreational and elite competitive sports wheelchairs. Every Eagle Sportschairs is custom built for you. We do not stock wheelchairs or their elements. We start from scratch every time and that allows us the greatest range of design and style available anywhere.
Enabling Technologies, LLC is a leading global manufacturer and distributor of adaptive ski equipment. Enabling Tech strives to meet and exceed every customer’s expectations.
Spinal Cord Injuries
Some of our favorite national organizations serving the spinal cord injury community in ways other than sports and recreation:
The Reeve Foundation is dedicated to curing spinal cord injury by funding innovative research, and improving the quality of life for people with paralysis through grants, information and advocacy.
The Travis Roy Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the lives of individuals with spinal cord injuries and their families by providing adaptive equipment and to finding a cure through increased funding of research, resulting in self-reliance and the ability to be as independent as possible.
Located just outside Denver, Colorado, Craig is a world-renowned, premier center for specialty rehabilitation and research for people with spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury.
Located in Boston, Massachusetts, Spaulding is committed to delivering compassionate care across the healthcare continuum to improve quality of life for persons recovering from or learning to live with illness, injury and disability.
Facingdisability.com is designed to provide Internet-based information and support for people with spinal cord injuries and the members of their families.
Find content curated from people, organizations and hospitals all over the world. Starting with paralysis, we will expand to cover more disabilities to become the go-to platform for all abilities.
Some of our favorite national organizations serving the ski racing community:
World Cup Supply provides innovative and quality products to the ski racing, resort and event industries. We strongly believe in the role we play in enhancing safety in alpine skiing, alpine ski racing and other action sports. To that end we offer a complete line of safety related products including, but not limited to padding, b-net and complete a-net design and installation services.
Since 1965, one of the original providers of ski racing equipment in the US. Supplier of B-netting, manufacturer of Break-A-Way® slalom poles and distributor of TAG Heuer and ALGE timing equipment, along with everything organizers need to conduct safe and efficient ski races.
The international journal of ski and snowboard competition.
Since 1978, Barry manufactured and distributed a wide range of rope and netting related products and services. Barry Cordage Ltd. designs, tests and manufactures Safety Netting and Rope Systems for industrial and sport applications. Over the decades, we have built a solid expertise in textiles and conducted countless tests and performance reports aiming to solve complex problems associated with ropes and nets.