2016 Triumph of the Human Spirit Awards

The BlazeSports Triumph of the Human Spirit Awards

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Big Peach Slam Jam, Nov 5-6, 2016

BlazeSports America is excited to host the inaugural Big Peach Slam Jam, Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, November 5 and 6, 2016 at the state-of-the-art Lakepoint Sports Facility.

We are looking forward to a great tournament and some great wheelchair basketball!

For more information, contact Todd Liscomb at tliscomb@blazesports.org


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WE DID IT with your help!

BlazeSports America is the 3rd round winner of the Gatorade For The Love of SportsTM promotion!

Thank you to all of you, from the bottom of our hearts, for making this happen and helping us deliver more quality adaptive sport opportunities for people with physical disabilities.


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BlazeSports America honored with US Olympic Committee’s Rings of Gold Award


BlazeSports America’s Executive Director, Cynthia Frisina (right) with US Olympic Committee’s Director of Training Sites and Community Partners, Alicia McConnell.

BlazeSports America is thrilled and honored to be the recipient of the US Olympic Committee’s 2016 Rings of Gold award (Program category).  BlazeSports America received the award  during the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Assembly in Colorado Springs, CO, Sept 22-24, 2016.  The Rings of Gold award annually recognize an individual and a program dedicated to helping children develop their Olympic or Paralympic dreams, and reach their highest athletic and personal potential.  BlazeSports America is humbled to receive this award and wishes to congratulate all the well-deserved award winners in 2016.



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BlazeSports America Impact Report 2015


BlazeSports America is celebrating 20 years this year! So much has been accomplished over the years, and we want to share it with you.

BlazeSports America’s mission is to change the lives of children and adults with physical disabilities through adaptive sport and recreation. Since the organization’s start in 1996 following the Atlanta Paralympic Games, more than 975,000 people have been reached worldwide with over 21 million hours of adaptive sports programming and leadership.

This is just a drop in the bucket when looking at the broad scale of how much of an influence BlazeSports America has had on so many youth, parents, veterans, and volunteers.

To view the full Impact Report, click here!

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Find Your Fall Sport!

Summer is a busy time of the year, but the fall can be just as fun!

BlazeSports America has a wide range of programs available for youth and veteran participants of all skill levels.

View the complete BlazeSports America Fall 2016 Program Guide here!

For more information, contact us at info@blazesports.org or (404) 270-2000.

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BlazeSports Calendar

We have updated our events calendar! Click here to see the full details.

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