Lone Star Para Invitational 

April 21, 2018 
Cravens Field, 1400 W Lamar Blvd, Arlington, TX

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.

Track events will start at 9:00 AM  Field Events 12:00 Noon

Lone Star Para Invitational
Registration is open

Track & Field Athletes, Coaches and Officials
World Para Athletics has published the new rule-book for 2018-2019.  
Always remember it is the athletes responsibility to know the rules.  Don't be surprised at your first meet!
You can download a copy by clicking here

More information with be posted on the TRPS website soon.  Registration will open on January 29, 2018

SWAA Powerlifting
Thank you and Congratulations to our lifters who competed today at UTA!

Chance Dean won with a lift of 345 LBS

Zack Jones was second with a lift of 340 LBS

Kingsley Ogbobu was third with a lift of 115 LBS

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


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!

Sports & Activities

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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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