17th Annual Winter Sports Clinic for Disabled Veterans
January 13 – 16 2014
The VA New England Healthcare System invites you to participate in the 2014 Winter Sports Clinic at Mount Sunapee January 13th through the 17th, 2014. This event promotes rehabilitation by instructing Veterans with disabilities in adaptive alpine skiing and snowboarding along with an introduction to other adaptive activities and sports.
WHO is invited to participate?
Participation is open to male and female Veterans with spinal cord injuries, orthopedic amputation, visual impairments, certain neurological problems and other disabilities. The application includes a general medical information section. All disabilities are subject to review by the Winter Sports Clinic’s program directors and medical doctor. Their decisions are final.
WHAT is the program about?
January 13, 2014 – registration, equipment fitting and safety checks, opening reception, team meetings
January 14 – ski lessons, sports massage, air rifle shooting, Abilities Awareness Night
January 15 – ski lessons, sports massage, air rifle shooting
January 16 – ski races, snow mobile rides, Award Banquet
January 17 – check out