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Special-Needs Sports News 2012

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Special-Needs Sports News - January-June 2012

< Special-Needs Sports News 2011

In the first half of 2012, I blogged about a dad seeking longer elibility for a young athlete with special needs and a new model for inclusive sports. Other news stories on special-needs sports featured in Today's News and Views in January to June of 2012 came from the following sites and blogs:

About.com Disability
+ Adaptive Sports for Summer Recreation
+ College Sports for the Disabled Athlete

Ams Vans
+ What Disability? Prosthetics May Give Paralympic Athletes an Advantage

Big Blueberry Eyes
+ Social/Sports Inclusion

Disability Scoop
+ NBA To Put Spotlight On Athletes With Disabilities

eSpecially Ben
+ On the Ice

Fast Company
+ Nike Invents A 'Shoe' For Athletes With Prosthetic Limbs

JKP Blog
+ The benefits of sports for kids with ASDs

NPR
+ Single-Handedly Pitching 'An Improbable Life'

Our Special Families Village
+ The Flip Side of Special Needs Inclusion

The World of Special Olympics
+ A World Without Differences
+ Finding A Very Kind Way To Lead

Read more on topics mentioned here: Winter Sports | Autism | Adaptive Sports.

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