New Year, Continued Emphasis on Education, and Resources to Connect Sidelined Athletes with Teams Across the State 

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Atlanta, February 28, 2024 – This year marks the 34th anniversary of the passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the  11th anniversary of the Dear Colleague Letter, issued by the Civil Rights Division of the US Department of Education. The Letter clarified for our schools, their role and responsibility to include students with disabilities in sports programs at …

AAASP and NFHS Partner to Offer a Free Online Adapted Sports Coaches’ Training Course

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New Course Available in NFHS Learning Center for Adapted Sports Coaches – AAASP is proud to partner with the NFHS to offer a FREE online training course, just for coaches… For the first time, individuals who coach students with physical disabilities have a new resource through “Coaching Adapted Sports, ” an online education course available through the National Federation of …

2018 AAASP/GHSA #WheelchairFootball State Championships Set!

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  The 2018 AAASP/GHSA Wheelchair Football State Championships will be held on May 5th at Maynard Jackson High School, 801 Glenwood Ave, SE, Atlanta 30312. Admission is free. Come support these unique teams comprised of Georgia students from participating school systems and cheer them on. Learn more about adaptedSPORTS and the AAASP/GHSA Alliance at www.adaptedsports.org. FINAL STANDINGS: Varsity: 1st place …

2016 Adapted Sports Wheelchair Handball Championship

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2016 ADAPTED SPORTS WHEELCHAIR HANDBALL STATE FINALS  What an amazing finish to the 2016 Wheelchair Handball season in Henry County, Georgia, this past weekend! Henry County Schools and Henry County Parks and Recreation hosted the wheelchair handball tournament at the J.P. Moseley Recreation Center, Stockbridge, GA.  Students representing over 40 varying physical disability groups competed for the interscholastic title of …

AAASP and BlazeSports America Conduct Adapted Sports Workshop for NIRSA Region 2 Conference

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Project ASPIRE News: On October 31, 2016, AAASP and BlazeSports America partnered to offer an adaptive sports workshop for the NIRSA Region 2 conference.  The workshop was held at Georgia State University and included clinic instruction in wheelchair team handball, wheelchair basketball and wheelchair football. School and community adapted sports coaches lent their expertise to teach sports skills, and competition …