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Carl's Motorbike
Christopher DiVirgilio

Carl Brunning and David Brudus go head to head in the first ever accessible motorcycle drag race.


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February 2015

Feb 5 - 7

2015 SpoFit Heat Rave

Location: Sports and Fitness Center
Phoenix, Arizona United States
Contact: / www.usqra.org/node/2383
Feb 8 - 10

SkiAblee Adaptive Alpine Experience

Accessible alpine ski experience. Registration now open.
Location: Sunrise Ski Park
Greer, Arizona United States
Contact: / www.goo.gl/4gPjU9
Feb 20 - 23

Not Forgotten Outreach Military Appreciation Weekend Angel Fire Ski Resort

Location: Angel Fire Ski Resort
Angel Fire, New Mexico United States
Contact: Don Peters / (575) 224-1503 / www.notforgottenoutreach.org/ / don@notforgottenoutreach.org
Feb 28

Tri-State Regional Swim Meet sponsored by Children's Lightning Wheels

Regional Swim Meet for juniors and adults. Will follow IPC rules. Qualifying event for NJDC.
25 yard pool with electronic timing
Location: Rutgers University
Piscataway, North Carolina United States
Contact: Trisha Yurochko, meet director / (908) 301-5424 / tyurochko@childrens-specialized.org

March 2015

Mar 6 - 8

Abilities Expo: Los Angeles

The event for people with disabilities
Location: Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles, California United States
Contact: / www.abilitiesexpo.com/losangeles/
Mar 6 - 8

PowerBlast - Power Soccer Tournament

Location: SpoFit
Phoenix, Arizona United States
Contact: / www.arizonadisabledsports.com/Special_Events.html
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.goo.gl/MZDQGE

April 2015

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 25 - 26

2015 World Championship & Skatepark Competition

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

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 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

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 18 - 19

The Pacific Rim International Conference

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

June 2015

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 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 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/

July 2015

Jul 2 - 8

2015 IWAS World Junior Games

Location: Stadskanaal, Netherlands
Contact: / www.iwasf.com/iwasf/
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/

September 2015

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