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SOTM: Adaptive Mountain Biking

Adaptive Mountain Biking; a form of disabled sport that is not for the faint hearted. There are certainly more tranquil methods of exploring inhabited acres of flora than careering downhill on a four-wheel speed machine. 165 more words

London 2012

2014 BC Athletics Annual General Meeting Weekend Update

2014 BC Athletics Annual General Meeting – December 5,6,7 2014 – Hilton Vancouver Airport Hotel:

Hilton Vancouver Airport Hotel – Deadline for special, BC Athletics room rate – … 103 more words

BCA Office

Classifications provide additional barriers

Disabled sport’s classification system provides participants with additional barriers, a DTSGB (Disabled Target Shooting GB) competitor has revealed.

The system has been put in place to ensure the competition is fair and equal whilst also minimalizing the impact of impairments on the activity. 344 more words

London 2012

Disability Is Not Inability

 

  Life is a transitional process that has challenges for one to meet his/her goals in the future but it needs perseverance and hard working.Disability is not inability.   626 more words

Paralympic

FlawLessNBrown hangs out with the "FemBot" aka Amy Purdy

Dancing with the Stars runner up, Paralympic snowboarder and kick ass FemBot talks to FlawLessNBrown about her life and living inspired, contracting meningitis and the way she took steps to become more than she possibly dreamt. 148 more words

Television

Md. Woman Wins Wheelchair Title In 2nd Marathon Grand Slam

NEW YORK (AP) — Even a brief fall couldn’t stop Tatyana McFadden from finishing off another marathon grand slam.

The Maryland woman won the wheelchair title at the New York City Marathon on Sunday to win her eighth straight race and cap off a second consecutive year of winning London, Boston, Chicago and New York. 302 more words

Sports

BC Athletics Annual Awards Deadline!

Just a reminder that the 2014 BC Athletics Annual Awards nomination deadline is fast approaching.
You have until Sunday November 2, 2014 to get your nominations in to the BC Athletics office. 53 more words

BCA Office