How to Raise Money for Your Child’s Sports Wheelchair

Investing in your child’s adaptive sports equipment can be expensive. But whether they are involved in competitive sports or just want to have fun on a bike, you can make the right equipment happen with some creativity and energy. Through sources like grants and fundraising, your child may be able to get the adaptive sports equipment that improves their quality of life. (more…)

Tips for Success: Applying for a Grant

Adaptive sports equipment can be expensive, especially when you begin to compete at a higher level and require more specialized sports wheelchairs. Applying for grants is one way to get the funding you need, but the space can be competitive. Your application needs to be the best it can be to get the funds you need to compete.

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Choosing the Right Sports Chair for Kids

Sports empower children to stay mentally and physically healthy. Physical activity keeps kids active, builds confidence, and introduces them to new friends. Despite knowing the importance of physical activity for children with disabilities, it can be difficult to decide which type of sports wheelchair to buy.

Before you invest in a chair, you might wonder if it’s worth it to spend money on a chair they might grow out of, or whether they will stick with the sport long enough to use it.

Choosing the Right Sports Chair for Kids

We’ll help you make this important decision. (more…)

The History of Wheelchair Basketball

With the popularity of wheelchair basketball today, you’d never guess it only began in the 1940s. How did the sport begin, and how did it make its way to an international level? Let’s take a look back at the history of wheelchair basketball.

history of wheelchair basketball

Wheelchair basketball today is a prominent sport played by many on an international level. Its roots are quite new though, with it first originating in the 1940s through disabled veterans. (more…)

Basketball Wheelchairs: Which One is Right for You?

Just as other sports require participants to use certain equipment and skills, wheelchair sports require a certain set of equipment and skills. Whether you are a beginner looking to start playing wheelchair basketball, advanced in your skills, or even a professional, we can help you choose the wheelchair that is right for you. (more…)