Accessibility in Athletics: Finding the Freedom of Movement in the ADA (3-16-18)

Brown Bag Lunch & Learn

Presented by TransCen, Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

This is a 30 minute session.

Former Paralympic athlete, Natalie McCarthy discussed the application of the ADA in athletic programs. She reviewed briefly the ADA requirements for gyms, fitness centers, swimming pools and recreation facilities. Natalie explored accommodation options that allow athletes with disabilities to participate in sports and talk about her own experience requesting and receiving accommodations for her participation in the Paralympic movement.

Accessibility in Athletics: Finding the Freedom of Movement in the ADA - Webinar Archive

Accessibility in Athletics: Finding the Freedom of Movement in the ADA - Webinar Transcript

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WEBINAR HANDOUTS

Accessibility in Athletics one slide per page handout

Accessibility in Athletics two slides per page handout

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Accessibility in Athletics outline handout