Congratulations to our BlazeSports Jr. Hawks Varsity & Prep Wheelchair Basketball teams!
NWBA National rankings came out yesterday and our Varsity team is ranked #2 in the nation after we beat (3) of the Top 5 ranked teams at the Rockford Tourney and Prep is ranked #4!
The Top 16 ranked teams get automatic bids/qualifiers to Nationals in April!
Way to go!!
If you’d like to read the article, please go HERE
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Congratulations to all the nominees and winners of the 2016 Triumph of the Human Spirit Awards. Thank you to all our guests, partners and sponsors for making it a such a wonderful evening!
Check out out the photo gallery from the evening captured by the talented Paul Ward.
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.
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!