Special Needs

Article | May 7, 2021
Arenas, Stadiums Beginning to Incorporate Sensory-Friendly Spaces for Fans   

For some sports patrons, the roar of the crowd is just a bit too loud, the lights a bit too bright – and the whole experience is overwhelming. Fans... More>>

News | April 16, 2021
USA Triathlon Announces Events in 2021 Paratriathlon Development Race Series   

USA Triathlon announced the four events that will make up the 2021 Paratriathlon Development Race Series. More>>

News | March 24, 2021
Hickory Point Beach Named National Training Center for USA Volleyball BPV Program   

The Florida Region of USA Volleyball announced support for the USAV Beach ParaVolley (BPV) programming at Hickory Point Beach. More>>

Article | February 25, 2021
Economic Impact of Adapted Sport Events Could Exceed $80 Million   

A new study has indicated that one of the biggest growth markets in sports tourism is that related to adapted sports and parasports, with the... More>>

News | February 15, 2021
Special Olympics USA Make Announcements Regarding 2022 Event in Florida    

The 2022 Special Olympics USA Games, presented by Jersey Mike’s Subs, are scheduled to be held in Orlando, Florida, June 5-12, 2022. More>>

Article | February 13, 2021
Progress Being Made on World Games 2022 in Birmingham   

While much attention has been given to Tokyo and the Olympics there, another international multi-sport event is gearing up much closer to home. The... More>>

News | February 1, 2021
U.S. Paralympics Cycling Announces Dates for 2021, Starting with Huntsville, AL   

The national calendar opens with the U.S. Paralympics Cycling Open presented by Toyota held April 17-18, 2021 in Huntsville, Alabama. More>>

Article | January 20, 2021
Making Events Inclusive   

Sport has always been a driving force for change in terms of inclusion. That has been what Move United is focused on: showcasing the power of sport... More>>

Author | January 19, 2021
Shuan Butcher   

Shuan Butcher is the communications manager with Move United, where he has worked since 2017. He previously spent over 20 years in the nonprofit... More>>

Article | January 2, 2021
First Beneficiary of Vaccine Will Be Tournaments for Vulnerable Athletes   

As the sports travel industry navigates the post-COVID landscape, it is clear that the availability of a vaccine will be an enormous help in getting... More>>

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