Training Tools

Sport & Coaching

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Type

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Basic Principles of Wheelchair Propulsion Video Click to view
Basic Principles of Wheelchair Propulsion: Changing Directions and Pivots Video Click to view
Wheelchair Basketball: Part 1: Planning for a Successful Season Video Click to view
Wheelchair Basketball: Part 2: Skills and Drills to Start the Season Video Click to view
Track and Field with Chris Cohen Video Click to view
Wheelchair Rugby with Kevin Orr Video Click to view
Coaching Wheelchair Tennis with Miles Thompson Video Click to view
Blaze Swimming with Julie O’Neill Video Click to view
Fairfax County, Virginia Provides Innovative Recreational Swim Program for Adults with Physical Disabilities Video Click to view
Getting Down with Sitting Volleyball Video Click to view
Pedaling for Paralympics: Developing a Paralympics Cycling Program Video Click to view
CPISRA President Alan Dickson: Future Trends in CP Sport Video Click to view
Biomechanics of Sports Injuries in Athletes with Physical Disabilities Video Click to view
Nutrition Notes for Track and Field PDF Click to Download
Intro to Sitting Volleyball for PE Class Video Click to view
Intro to Wheelchair Mobility for PE Class Video Click to view

 

Program Development

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Type

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An Introduction to Creating Successful Sport, Fitness, and Physical Activity Environments Video Click to view
PDF Click to download
Creating and Building Community Disability Sports Programs PDF Click to download
Successful Youth Coaching Video Click to view
Recruiting Participants – Making a Connection with Your Local School District, Community Programand/or Military Installation Video Click to view
5 Tenants of Fundraising – Funding Your Organization Video Click to view
Harvesting Your Marketing Genius – How to Message, Track, and Convert Video Click to view
Grant writing 101: Key Elements for Success Video Click to view
How to Build Disability Sport and Physical Activity Programs Video Click to view
Accessible Gardens Checklist and Powerpoint Presentation PDF Click to View
PPT Click to View

 

Testimonials

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Type

Link

Ann Cody Testimonial…The Difference a Physical Education Teacher Can Have on the Life of a Person with a Disability Video Click to view
The School Physical Education Experiences of Three Youth with Physical Disabilities Video Click to view
A Parent’s Perspective on Physical Education, Physical Activity Programs, and the Power of Sport in the Life of a Child with a Physical Disability Video Click to view
BlazeSports – I AM! Video Click to view
Why Intern with BlazeSports? Video Click to view

 

Policy & System Change

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Type

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Strategies, Policies and Considerations to Ensure the Inclusion of People with Disabilities in Community Physical Activity Programs Video Click to view
Seven Myths about Physical Activity and Disability for the General Population Video Click to view
Seven Myths about Physical Activity and Disability for Athletes with Disabilities Video Click to view
Accessible Trails Video  Doc Click to view  Click to view
Increasing Diversity in Disability Sports Programs Video Click to view
Women In Disability Sport in the Islamic Republic of Iran Video Click to view
Working with Adapted PE Teachers: Partnerships, Recruitment and Mandates Video Click to view
Implementation of Maryland’s Fitness and Athletic Equity for Students with Disabilities Video Click to view
Daily Physical Education Policy PDF Click to download
School Wellness Policy PDF Click to download
Accessibility – A BlazeSports Case Study PDF Click to Download
Service Animals Fact Sheet PDF Click to Download
Air Travel Guidance PDF Click to Download
Disability in the US Fact Sheet PDF Click to Download
Transportation and Pedestrian Issues – New from the US Access Board PDF Click to Download
Letter to the American Hotel and Lodging Association PDF Click to Download
Letter to the Asian American Hotel Owners Association PDF Click to Download
5 Ways to make your park and rec program more inclusive and accessible PPT Video Click to Download        Click to Watch

 

Children’s Resources

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Type

Link

BlazeSports Children’s Series: Ricky Played Video Click to view
Blaze Hoops Challenge Game Click to play
Blazing Wheels Racing Game Click to play
Blaze Matching Madness Game Click to play
Blaze Coloring Book Game Click to play