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Thank you to the Dallas Star Foundation and Dallas Stars Adam Cracknell, Antoine Roussel, and Alumni Bob Bassen for coming out and supporting the Sled Hockey Charity Game. Thank you to the Dallas fans who came out and cheered on the teams in Farmers Branch!
The money raised will help them get ready for another season of disabled hockey here in the Dallas Fort Worth area. Please contact dfwsledhockey@gmail.com if you want to get involved!





SWAA received a grant for the Dallas Stars Foundation in support of Sled Hockey

Dallas Sled Stars - To provide sports and recreational opportunities for people with physical disabilities by facilitating, advocating, and developing a regional community based outreach program, providing resources and education, conducting regional competition, and access to national and international competition.

Funding will continue to provide ice time for the sled hockey program and expenses to attend the Disabled Hockey Festival. 

Thank you to the Dallas Stars for their continue support of the Sled Stars!


Sports & Activities


UT Southwestern Adaptive Sports Expo October 28th, 2017 from 9am to 3pm

Event Activities
Come enjoy a day of interactive adaptive sports activities, including;
• Wheelchair basketball • Sit volleyball • Goalball • Rugby• Golf • Track & field • Dance • and more!
Local resources will be available to help individuals of all abilities and interests get involved!
Medal-winning Paralympians will speak about their experiences with adaptive sports.
Volunteers are needed for this event.  You can sign up to volunteer at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080a4cacaf22a4f94-utsw 
For free parking, please register your vehicle at:

Recent Announcements

  • DFW Sled Hockey ice time
    Posted Sep 17, 2017, 10:20 AM by Paul Johnson
  • UT Southwestern Adaptive Sports EXPO Oct 28 Event ActivitiesCome enjoy a day of interactive adaptive sports activities, including;• Wheelchair basketball • Sit volleyball • Goalball • Rugby• Golf • Track & field • Dance • and more!Local resources will be available to ...
    Posted Sep 13, 2017, 4:50 AM by Paul Johnson
  • NATIONAL CLASSIFICATION TRAINING FOR TRACK & FIELD This National Classification Training Course will be offered at the Adaptive Sports USA, National Conference in Phoenix, AZ, October 26-28.This course is developed to train medical and technical ...
    Posted Sep 11, 2017, 12:46 PM by Paul Johnson
  • Sled Hockey Charity Game There will be a Post game VIP Meet & Greet until 6:00 PM which will include food and drinks in the observation deck bar area of the Farmers Branch rink
    Posted Aug 11, 2017, 5:37 AM by Paul Johnson
  • Gateway to Gold Click here to register https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-gateway-to-gold-experience-tickets-33670593652
    Posted Jul 10, 2017, 11:04 AM by Paul Johnson
  • Reeve Foundation Grant   SWAA is a recipient of a Quality of Life grant from the Christopher Reeve Foundation to support our track and field program with the purchase of equipment.Thank you to ...
    Posted Jul 10, 2017, 11:01 AM by Paul Johnson
  • PhD Study My name is Wei-Ru “Andy” Yao and I am a graduate student working towards my PhD in Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE) at Georgia State University in Atlanta GA ...
    Posted May 26, 2017, 5:40 PM by Paul Johnson
  • Lone Star Para Invitational Results Congratulations to all of the Athletes who competed in the Lone Star Para Invitational!Results are below.Special thanks to Arlington ISD Lamar HS,Seguin HS Track Team volunteers HSAA ...
    Posted Apr 22, 2017, 5:01 PM by Paul Johnson
  • 2017 Texas Regional Games Congratulations to all of the athletes who competed this past weekend!Results can be found below for each sport!
    Posted Apr 15, 2017, 6:14 PM by Paul Johnson
  • Results Metroplex Powerlifting and Throws Meet Results from the Metroplex Powerlifting and Throws MeetDiscusBrandiSmithF55U23Female4.98mRachelKroenerF34U23Female14.59mRenardGashinot classed WCADMale ...
    Posted Mar 27, 2017, 7:45 AM by Paul Johnson
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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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