Make sure you are keeping up to date on all of the live and taped NBC broadcasts of the 2014 Winter Paralympic Games from Sochi Russia. Click on this link for the complete TV schedule: http://fb.nbcsports.com/v2g.
Wheelchair & Ambulatory Sports USA is pleased to announce the hiring of Mike Mushett as the new Executive Director of the organization. Mike will be tasked with leading the ongoing programming initiatives, including the expansion of chapters and regional membership, the implementation of the Disabled Youth Sports Initiative, developing new funding sources and many other assignments.
Mike has a long history within the disabled sports movement and brings a wealth of experience to his new job. He started as a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist in Michigan more than 35 years ago. Most recently, Mike comes to WASUSA from US Paralympics where he was the Director of Sport Outreach and Development. He has also held key administrative positions with BlazeSports, the United States Cerebral Palsy Athletic Association and Georgia State University. Mike also served as the Chief Games Operating Officer for the 1996 Paralympic Games in Atlanta.
Mike’s official duties will begin on February 1, 2014. WASUSA is excited by the opportunities that the addition of Mike Mushett represents to the organization. If you would like to contact Mike, his new email address is email@example.com. Welcome Mike!
The 10th IWAS World Junior Games will take place in Stoke Mandeville, Great Britain from the 2nd to the 8th of August. The IWAS World Junior Games will return to the birthplace of the Paralympic Movement in 2014.
Sports to be Contested
This year, we are excited to announce the following: membership benefits:
For more information on membership, please review the Membership Q&A information page.