Expo 2017

OrangeAbility 2017: Accessible Athletics Expo

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[Image of OrangeAbility logo depicting Syracuse University mascot, aggressive Otto the Orange, using an athletic wheelchair and spinning a basketball]

[Text Description]
[What]: OrangeAbility 2017: Accessible Athletics Expo
 
[When]: Sunday, April 2nd, 
 
[Where]: Women’s Building, 1:00-4:00 pm
 
Free and Open to the Public
 
Drop By to Join or Sign up Online!
 
Players & Volunteers Wanted! Bring Yourself & Your Crew!
 
Wheelchair Basketball & Tennis, Sled Hockey, Cycling, and More
 
You don’t have to be able-bodied to play, and you don’t have to have a disability to play accessible sports!
 
 
For: Sign up * Directions and Parking * Accommodation Requests (American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreters Provided  *
 
Powered by: The Syracuse University Disability Cultural Center, the Syracuse University Department of Recreation Services, Move Along, Inc, the Syracuse University Disability Student Union, and the Syracuse University Beyond Compliance Coordinating Committee.
 
Your Student Fee…
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OrangeAbility Will Be a Day Full of Inclusive and Adaptive Sports such as Experience Relays, Sled Hockey, Wheelchair Basketball and Tennis, and Cycling. It will also include Dance, a Mindfulness Session, Twirling Lessons, and More! Engage with Local Teams on the Court, as well as Organizations in our Expo Area. Try Some Equipment Out Yourself, Table with your Organization, and Bring your Friends, Family, Colleagues, and Kids!

Your interpreters for the event will be Mike and Tabatha

Syracuse University Student Association will also be launching their Cycle Share Program at the event! 

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(Text Description of Schedule)

OrangeAbility 2017 Schedule

*subject to change*

Court 1 (closest to door)
1:00-1:45 : Left side: Power Soccer
Right side: Free Shoot
1:45-2:30: Wheelchair Tennis
2:30-3:30: To Be Decided
3:30-4:00: Open Gym

Court 2 (farthest court)
1:00-1:45 : Left side: Sled Hockey
Right side: Free Shoot
1:45-2:30: Relay Races
2:30-3:30: Wheelchair Basketball Pick-Up Game
3:30-4:00: Open Gym

Dance Studio
1:15-2:00: Dance Lessons
2:00-2:30: Twirling Lessons with the Orange Girl
2:30-3:00: Mindfulness Meditation

 

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