On Friday, August 5th, the Adaptive Sports Foundation in partnership with the US Paralympics hosted a Paralympic Experience Day at Sunny Hill Resort in Greenville, NY. U.S. Paralympic cycling team member Sam Kavanagh was on hand to share his success story and offer his expertise on adaptive cycling.
Paralympic cycling team member Sam Kavanagh inspires participants at Paralympic Experience Day
he event was free and open to the public. ASF volunteers and staff demonstrated use of adaptive bicycles and how to adapt kayaks and canoes to accommodate individuals with special needs. Attendees tried out the equipment and discussed adaptive sport opportunities in the area.
Guests of Sunny Hill resort and nearby towns attended the Paralympic Day. Plans to make next year’s event more comprehensive with expanded outreach are underway.