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The Lone Star Para Invitational 

It is the only Pre-K-12 grade UIL competitive track and field meet for children with physical disabilities in Texas.

https://texasregionalparalympicsports.wufoo.com/forms/z8egsvz0pzdc57/

Event Details: 

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Cost: $25.00

Location: Cravens Field, 1400 W Lamar Blvd, Arlington, TX

Check-in and track warm ups 8:00-9:00AM

Track events start at 9:00AM

Field Events will follow immediately after track.

This will be on a rolling schedule.  

The event line up with be posted as soon as possible.

Click here to register today



Texas Regional Games
May 1-5, 2019

https://www.texasregionalparasport.org/texas-regional-games-3


North Texas Kids meet hosted by Region 10 May 4th at St Mark's School in Dallas.

The Kid-netic Games is an annual weekend athletic event for students ages 2-22 (if still attending high school) with physical impairments such as amputations, spinal cord injuries, cerebral palsy, spina bifida, muscular dystrophy, dwarfism, and other orthopedic impairments. 


Honoring The 2017 Toyota Everyday Heroes

Launched at the 2013 espnW: Women + Sports Summit, the Toyota Everyday Heroes program honors women who are working to promote and grow sports for girls and women in their local communities.

Meet The 2017 Everyday Heroes


DARLENE HUNTER

Hunter, a 2016 Paralympic gold medalist, runs the Arlington, Texas-based Lady Mavericks Wheelchair Basketball team. The overarching mission is to empower disabled girls and women through basketball, showing them that they can be strong, successful and independent while advocating for themselves. Hunter leads the team, runs its fundraising and camps, and is also a player. In the long term, the Lady Mavericks would like to expand their camps and the number of participants so they can continue to make a difference in the lives of disabled girls and women.

Check out espnW http://www.espn.com/espnw/culture/sports-business-leadership/summit/article/20895881/honoring-2017-toyota-everyday-heroes

Congratulations to our President Darlene Hunter!


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Recent Announcements

  • Kid-netic Games
    Posted Mar 1, 2019, 5:14 AM by Paul Johnson
  • Lone Star Para Invitational The Lone Star Para Invitational is the only Pre-K-12 grade UIL competitive track and field meet for children with physical disabilities in Texas.Event Details: Saturday, April 20 ...
    Posted Feb 22, 2019, 5:59 PM by Paul Johnson
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  • Support the Dallas Sled Stars Buy tickets on line https://texasregionalparalympicsports.wufoo.com/forms/z1h5cxlr15p8t4g/
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Southwest Wheelchair Athletic Association is the regional organization for Wheelchair & Ambulatory Sports USA.  The regional area includes: Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma & Texas. 
 We are a non-profit 501c3 organization that provides sport competition for those individuals with a physical disability.

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