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Christopher DiVirgilio

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March 2015

Mar 26 - 28

U.S. National Sled Hockey Team v Canada

Location: Extreme Ice Center
Indian Trail, North Carolina United States
Contact: / www.goo.gl/h7yYWa
Mar 27

Cal-Diego PVA Pistol and Rifle Shoot

Location: Lytle Creek, California United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Mar 27 - 29

PVA National Shooting Sports Circuit: Cal-Diego PVA

Location: Redlands, California United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Mar 27 - 29

PVA Bass Tour Series: Florida Gulf Coast

Location: Kissimmee, Florida United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Mar 27 - 29

Florida Gulf Coast PVA Bass Tournament

Location: Lake Toho Kissimmee, Florida United States
Contact: / www.floridagulfcoastpva.org
Mar 29 - Apr 3

2015 National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic (NVWSC)

Location: Snowmass Mountain
Snowmass Village, Colorado United States
Contact: / www.wintersportsclinic.org/

April 2015

Apr 9 - 13

PVA Handcycling Schedule: Redlands Classic

Location: Redlands, California United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Apr 10 - 12

Annual PVA/NWPA Billiards Tournament Series: Mid-America PVA

Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Apr 10

VCU Paralympic Experience Day

Location: Stuart C. Siegel Center
Richmond, Virginia United States
Contact: Kerry Gannon / (804) 340-2991 / www.goo.gl/tiua3m / kerry@sportable.org
Apr 11

2015 ADAPTED SPORTS RECREATION AND LIVING EXPO

Location: Helen Hayes Hospital
Haverstraw, New York United States
Contact: Mary Creagh / 845-786-4225 / fielackl@helenhayeshosp.org
Apr 13

2015 PVA Adaptive Cycling Clinic: San Diego

Location: San Diego, California United States
Contact: Kelli Kaliszewski / 858-642-3163 / kelli.kaliszewski@va.gov
Apr 17 - 19

PVA Bass Tour Series: Kentucky-Indiana PVA

Location: Gilbertsville, Kentucky United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Apr 23 - 26

PVA Handcycling Schedule: Clocktower Classic

Location: Rome, Georgia United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Apr 24 - 26

Annual PVA/AWBA Bowling Tournament Series: Florida Gulf Coast

Location: Tampa, Florida United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Apr 25 - 26

2015 World Championship & Skatepark Competition

Location: Alliance Skate Park
Grand Prairie, Texas United States
Contact: / www.goo.gl/KndNE9
Apr 25 - 26

Triumph Foundation's 4th Annual Wheelchair Sports Festival

Location: Santa Clarita Sports Complex
Santa Clarita , California United States
Contact: / www.goo.gl/c8gUU1 / Andrew@Triumph-Foundation.org
Apr 26 - May 3

2015 IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships

Location: HARBORCENTER
Baffalo, New York United States
Contact: / www.paralympic.org/buffalo-2015

May 2015

May 1 - 3

Abilities Expo: NYC Metro

The event for people with disabilities
Location: New Jersey Convention Center
Edison, New Jersey United States
Contact: / www.abilitiesexpo.com/newyork/
May 2

2015 PVA Adaptive Cycling Clinic: Pittsburgh

Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania United States
Contact: Ashli Molinero / 412-383-6705 / ashli@pitt.edu
May 2

Craig Hospital Discover Gliding

Location: Black Forest Gliding Club
Elbert, Colorado United States
Contact: Claire Cahow / www.goo.gl/MgqW8K / ccahow@craighospital.org
May 3

PVA Handcycling Schedule: Pittsburgh Marathon

Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 7 - 9

19th Annual Day on the Lake

Location: Bartlett Lake Marina
Carefree, Arizona United States
Contact: / 877-602-4111
May 9

5/3 River Bank Run

Location: City of Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids, Michigan United States
Contact: / (616) 840-8356 / www.53riverbankrun.com/ / sports@maryfreebed.com
May 15 - 17

PVA National Shooting Sports Circuit: Iowa PVA

Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 15 - 17

2015 Desert Challenge Games

Multi-day competition for junior athletes ages 7-21. This year's event in conjunction with the IPC Athletics Grand Prix
Location: Various Mesa Venues
Mesa, Arizona United States
Contact: / www.desertchallengegames.com/
May 15 - 17

Annual PVA/NWPA Billiards Tournament Series: Mountain States PVA

Location: Fountain, Colorado United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 15 - 16

Annual PVA Air Rifle & Air Pistol Program: Buckeye PVA

Location: Geneva, Ohio United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 15

Craig Hospital Discover Scuba

Location: A-1 SCUBA and Travel Aquatics Center
Littleton, Colorado United States
Contact: Carol Huserik / www.goo.gl/aG8jrT / chuserik@craighospital.org
May 16 - 17

PVA Handcycling Schedule: Oak Ridge TT/RR

Location: Oak Ridge, Tennessee United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 18 - 19

The Pacific Rim International Conference

Location: Hawaii Convention Center
Honolulu, Hawaii United States
Contact: / www.pacrim.hawaii.edu/node/1
May 22 - 24

PVA National Shooting Sports Circuit: Mid-America PVA

Location: Sedgwick, Kansas United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 23 - 25

PVA Handcycling Schedule: Paracycling Nationals

Location: Chattanooga, Tennessee United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 28 - 31

PVA Handcycling Schedule: Wichita Omnium

Location: Wichita, Kansas United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 29 - 31

PVA Bass Tour Series: Mid-Atlantic PVA

Location: Richmond, Virginia United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 30 - 31

Annual PVA/NWPA Billiards Tournament Series: New England PVA

Location: Clinton, Massachusetts United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 30 - 31

PVA Handcycling Schedule: Run for the Dream

Location: Williamsburg, Virginia United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
May 30 - 31

Craig Hospital 5280 Challenge

Location: Cherry Creek High School
Greenwood Village, Colorado United States
Contact: Joe Fangman / (303) 789-8217 / www.goo.gl/BT7HCu / JFANGMAN@CRAIGHOSPITAL.ORG

June 2015

Jun 5 - 7

PVA National Shooting Sports Circuit: Colonial PVA

Location: Baltimore, Maryland United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Jun 5 - 7

PVA Bass Tour Series: National PVA Tournament

Location: LaPlata, Maryland United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Jun 5 - 7

PVA Handcycling Schedule: Treasure Valley Grand Prix

Location: Nampa, Idaho United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Jun 6

Craig Hospital Pedal 4 Possible

Location: Colorado Tech Center (CTC)
Louisville, Colorado United States
Contact: Claire Cahow / (303) 789-8341 / www.craighospital.org/pedal4possible / ccahow@craighospital.org
Jun 6

National Wheelchair Softball Tournament: Kansas

Location: Kansas City Diamond
Topeka, Kansas United States
Contact: Ray Petty / 785-331-5034 / www.wheelchairsoftball.org/
Jun 6

Craig Hospital Discover Rafting

Location: Arkansas River
Buena Vista, Colorado United States
Contact: Claire Cahow / www.goo.gl/xhsDSq / ccahow@craighospital.org
Jun 8 - 13

Annual PVA/AWBA Bowling Tournament Series: AWBA National Event

Location: Tampa, Florida United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Jun 10 - 14

RESNA 2015: New Frontiers in Assistive Technology

Location: Sheraton Denver
Denver, Colorado United States
Contact: Andrea Van Hook / (703) 524-6686 / www.goo.gl/q2TFuW / avanhook@resna.org
Jun 11 - 12

19th Annual Day on the Lake

Location: Bartlett Lake Marina
Carefree, Arizona United States
Contact: / 877-602-4111
Jun 12 - 14

Abilities Expo: Chicago

The event for people with disabilities
Location: Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center
Schaumburg, Illinois United States
Contact: / www.abilitiesexpo.com/chicago/
Jun 13 - 14

National Wheelchair Softball Tournament: Southeastern Slugfest

Location: Greenville, South Carolina United States
Contact: Byron Armentrout / 864-369-2791 / www.wheelchairsoftball.org/
Jun 19 - 21

2015 Power Soccer Championship

MK Battery Premier Conference Cup
Location: Tampa, Florida United States
Contact: / www.powersoccerusa.net/events
Jun 21 - 27

2015 Ability First Sports Camp

Since 1985, Ability First Youth Sports Camp has provided sports and recreation opportunities for young athletes
Location: California State University - Chico
Chico, California Unitd States
Contact: / www.abilityfirstsports.org/
Jun 21 - 26

35th National Veterans Wheelchair Games

Location: Dallas, Texas United States
Contact: / www.wheelchairgames.org/
Jun 25

Craig Hospital/RE/MAX, LLC Golf Tournament

Location: Sanctuary Golf Course
Sedalia, Colorado United States
Contact: Sue Lynch / (303) 789-8578 / www.craighospital.org/events/2015-sanctuary-tournament / slynch@craighospital.org
Jun 26 - 28

National Wheelchair Softball Tournament: RIC Chicago Cubs

Location: Chicago, Illinois United States
Contact: Trent Thenhaus / 312-238-5011 / www.wheelchairsoftball.org/

July 2015

Jul 2 - 8

2015 IWAS World Junior Games

Location: Stadskanaal, Netherlands
Contact: / www.iwasf.com/iwasf/
Jul 10 - 12

PVA National Shooting Sports Circuit: Vaughan / National PVA

Location: Edwardsville, Illinois United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Jul 11 - 12

19th Annual Day at the Lake

Location: Bartlett Lake Marina
Carefree, Arizona United States
Contact: Jo Crawford / www.goo.gl/uqdO5q
Jul 11 - 12

National Wheelchair Softball Tournament: Nebraska Barons

Location: Omaha, Nebraska United States
Contact: Bruce Froendt / 402-305-5020 / www.wheelchairsoftball.org/
Jul 13

Craig Hospital Discover Kayaking

Location: Bear Creek Park
Morrison, Colorado United States
Contact: Claire Cahow / www.goo.gl/z7KEiL / ccahow@craighospital.org
Jul 17 - 18

Annual PVA/NWPA Billiards Tournament Series: Buckeye PVA

Location: Independence, Ohio United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Jul 17 - 19

2015 Power Soccer Championship

MK Battery Champions Conference Cup
Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana United States
Contact: / www.powersoccerusa.net/events
Jul 25 - 26

National Wheelchair Softball Tournament: LWRSA Hawks

Location: New Lenox, Illinois United States
Contact: Keith Wallace / 773-220-4522 / www.wheelchairsoftball.org/
Jul 31 - Aug 2

Abilities Expo: Houston

The event for people with disabilities
Location: NRG Center Hall E
Houston, Texas United States
Contact: / www.abilitiesexpo.com/houston/
Jul 31 - Aug 2

6th Junior Wheelchair Softball World Series

Location: Omaha, Nebraska United States
Contact: Bruce Froendt / 402-305-5020 / www.wheelchairsoftball.org/

August 2015

Aug 6 - 8

39th Wheelchair Softball World Series

Location: Biloxi, Mississippi United States
Contact: Bruce Froendt / 402-305-5020 / www.wheelchairsoftball.org/

September 2015

Sep 11 - 12

19th Annual Day on the Lake

Location: Bartlett Lake Marina
Carefree, Arizona United States
Contact: / 877-602-4111
Sep 13 - 18

National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic

Registration closes May 1, 2015
Location: Greater San Diego Area
San Diego, California United States
Contact: / www.va.gov/opa/speceven/ssc/index.asp
Sep 15 - 16

Annual PVA Air Rifle & Air Pistol Program: Camp Pendleton

Location: Marine Corps Base
Camp Pendleton, California United States
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
Sep 18 - 20

Abilities Expo: Boston

The event for people with disabilities
Location: The Boston Convention Center
Boston, Mass United States
Contact: / www.abilitiesexpo.com/boston/

October 2015

Oct 3

2015 PVA Adaptive Cycling Clinic: Salt Lake City

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah United States
Contact: Curtis Ivins / 801-582-1565 / curtis.ivins@va.gov
Oct 4

Helen Hayes Hospital 2015 Classic 10k Race & Fun Run

The HHH Classic Race & Fun Run celebrates the athletic achievements of racers of all abilities.
Location: Helen Hayes Hospital
West Haverstraw, New York United States
Contact: Matthew Castellucio / www.helenhayeshospital.org / classic@helenhayeshosp.org
Oct 10 - 16

Million Dollar Challenge Cycle Event

Cycle 620 miles in the name of challenged athletes
Location: San Francisco to San Diego
San Francisco, California United States
Contact: / www.goo.gl/w3ZK9e
Oct 12 - 16

2015 BT World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge

Location: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park London, United Kingdom
Contact: / www.wwrc15.com/wwrc15-schedule.html