Wheelchair Sports - Two adult programs are offered by the Sierra Challenge Athletic Association and Livin Life on Wheels in cooperation with :
- Wheelchair Basketball - The Silver State Highrollers Wheelchair Basketball Team offers a competitive experience with weekly practices and in and out of town league play from August to April. Contact Scott Youngs at 775-682-9056.
- Wheelchair Rugby - One of the fastest growing wheelchair sports, it is fast paced and competitive. Designed for wheelchair users with limitations of all four extremities. Contact Todd Wolfe at 530-386-3340.
Special Olympics Nevada - We are proud to be a participating agency in Special Olympics Nevada, a not-for-profit organization serving the needs of adults and children with developmental disabilities. The City of Reno serves as a resource and host site for Special Olympics competitions and volunteers.
Disabled Sports USA - City of Reno is now a Chapter member of Disabled Sports USA!
About Disabled Sports USA
Founded in 1967, Disabled Sports USA is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that provides opportunities for individuals with disabilities to develop independence, confidence and fitness through participation in sports. What began as a program to serve Vietnam veterans has since grown into one of the nation’s largest multi-sport, multi-disability organizations, annually serving more than 60,000 wounded warriors, youth and adults with disabilities. A member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, Disabled Sports USA offers programs in more than 50 summer and winter sports through its nationwide network of more than 120 community-based chapters. For more information, visit www.disabledsportsusa.org.