Posts by SNS Staff

2019 World Para Ice Hockey Championships

By World Para Ice Hockey – IPC The 2019 World Para Ice Hockey Championships will take place in Ostrava, Czech Republic beginning on Saturday and concluding with the bronze and gold medal games on May 4, 2019. The world’s top eight ranked teams will face off in the first major international tournament since last year’s Winter […]

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Climbing the Big Walls

El Capitan, the worlds hardest climb, just got more challenging for one adaptive climber Story by David Barnes   Since 1958 El Capitan in Yosemite Valley has captured people’s attention for big wall climbs and while the experience is extremely popular it is not for the faint in heart. For Enock Glidden, an ascent of […]

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All In Sport Consulting

DENVER — April 22, 2019 — All In Sport Consulting, a Denver-based consulting firm that works with organizations to create life-changing opportunities for people with physical disabilities through adaptive sport, has announced new partnerships with the American Legion Auxiliary, Far West Wheelchair Athletic Association, and USA Badminton. The firm will work with the organizations to […]

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The Best Athlete at Auburn

Wheelchair basketball player, Mack Johnson may be the best player at Auburn By Cole McCauley   Smiles grow from ear to ear, cheers become loud and clear and murmurs of trash talk circulates throughout Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum as Auburn Wheelchair Basketball head coach Robb Taylor commands his players to set up for five-on-five. Among those players […]

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Ostrava 2019 Para Ice Hockey World Championship Schedule

Ostrava 2019 schedule announced By IPC Staff World Championships to feature quarter-finals for the first time   The competition schedule has been revealed for April’s 2019 World Para Ice Hockey Championships in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Summary – Ostrava 2019 will take place from 27 April – 4 May and will feature the top eight teams […]

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2019 Wheelchair Bonspiel Recap

Team Pierce Crowned champions at the 2019 Wheelchair Curling Bonspiel By Jacqueline Benson   In late February, Ability360 hosted its annual Wheelchair Curling Bonspiel at the Coyotes Curling Club in Phoenix, Ariz. Six teams, with participants from across the U.S and Canada, gathered to compete for the championship. Seasoned curlers from the Paralympic team played alongside newcomers in […]

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Daniel Romanchuk and Tatyana McFadden Win United Airlines NYC Half Titles

McFadden and Romanchuk record first American sweep in wheelchair division By NYRR Staff Daniel Romanchuk and Tatyana McFadden of the United States completed the first-ever American sweep of the wheelchair division at the 2019 United Airlines NYC Half on Sunday.  In the men’s wheelchair division, Daniel Romanchuk followed up his TCS New York City Marathon […]

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NWBA and RGK Wheelchairs Partnership

The National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) finalized a new sponsorship agreement with RGK Wheelchairs. As part of this agreement, RGK: will be the presenting sponsor of the 2019 NWBA Junior Division Showcase Games will sponsor The 2019 Toyota National Junior Wheelchair Basketball Tournaments (Prep, Varsity, and Varsity Invitational) will sponsor The 2019 Toyota National Adult Division […]

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