Friday, June 11, 2010

Endeavor Games: This Weekend in Edmond Oklahoma

If you will be anywhere near Edmond Oklahoma this weekend, Jun 10, 2010 - Jun 13, 2010, get out and support the athletes at the 2010 Endeavor Games. The Endeavor Games is a nationally recognized competition for athletes with physical disabilities of all ages and abilities. This year, the Endeavor games will welcome a record 475 participants in 11 sport competitions from 30 states and four countries, including a large number of wounded service men and women who are both learning and mastering adaptive sports. Athletes from 6 to 60 years of age will compete against other athletes with similar disabilities in 11 sport competitions and 10 clinics. Events include power lifting, table tennis, wheelchair basketball, swimming, sitting volleyball, cycling, archery, track and field and shooting.

For example, There will be the first ever adaptive rock climbing clinic to be held at Rocktown Climbing Gym in Oklahoma City, OK. The clinic will be held on Friday June 11, from 11:45 am – 5 pm and will include one-on-one instruction.

Read more about the Endeavor Games