2014 NJDC

2014 National Junior Disability Championships Kick off July 5th

NJDC 2014 Logo

The National Junior Disability Championships are an Olympic-style competition that provides the opportunity for physically disabled youth to compete in various athletic events. These talented athletes all have disabilities such as spinal cord injuries, cerebral palsy, visual impairments, blindness, limb deficiencies, limb amputations and other congenital anomalies. Athletes have the opportunity to compete in several sports including swimming, archery, track and field, table tennis and weightlifting.

Those eligible for the National Junior Disability Championships must be between the ages of 7 and 21 and have met the appropriate Disabled Sports Organization (DSO) qualifying standards at a sanctioned regional qualifying competition.

BlazeSports has athletes competing in swimming, archery, powerlifting and track and field competitions.

Swimming                                         Archery                                Track & Field

Victoria Beelner                                  Collin Lancaster                      Bryan Powell

Collin Lancaster                                                                              Curran Brown                        

McClain Hermes                                                                              Collin Lancaster

Trey Davis                                                                                     JaQue Billingsley

Nadia Hopkins

Fred Lamback – Coach

Powerlifting

JaQue Billingsley