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CUNY Gateway to Gold Paralympic Experience
April 17, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pmFree
Calling all students, adults and veterans with a disability and a love of sports!
This free event will introduce individuals with physical and visual impairments to experience the Paralympic sports of rowing, sitting volleyball, track and field, wheelchair basketball and wheelchair tennis. As part of the event, prospective athletes will take part in a variety of tests and sport drills that can help determine their aptitude for Paralympic sport and identify potential future U.S. Paralympic athletes.
Demos by U.S. Olympic Committee and more.
Hosted by the CUNY Athletic Conference, USA Volleyball, North Jersey Navigators, Children’s Specialized Hospital, Row New York, Wheelchair Sports Federation, NYC Parks and Recreation, and U.S. Paralympics.