Wintergreen Adaptive Sports News & Events


During the month of October, WAS will be the beneficiary of the Starr Hill Brewery "Cheers for Charity" promotion. For every pint of delicious Starr Hill beer sold at the Crozet Tap Room and Brewery during the month, our friends at Starr Hill will donate $1 to Wintergreen Adaptive Sports. Included in the festivities are a ticketed Oktoberfest celebration on Saturday, October 10; Steal the Glass & Growler Fill specials on Wednesdays, and $1 off all pints on Thursdays.

The Starr Hill Tap Room Hours: W,Th, F: Noon-8pm; Sat: 11am-8pm; Sun: Noon-6pm.  5391 Three Notch'd Rd., Crozet, Virginia.

WAS very much appreciates your tax deductible gifts of any amount and at any time; for more information about our fall Donovan matching funds campaign, how to send a contribution by check, make a secure online donation, donate appreciated stock, or register WAS as a recipient of your Kroger Community Rewards purchases, click here. WAS is also now a participant in the Amazon Smile program; select Wintergreen Adaptive Sports as the beneficiary on the Amazon Smile portal and a percentage of your purchase will be donated to us.





WAS loves its Junior Instructors; watch this video to see why...

The WAS Junior Instructors (2008, Daniel Parmelee Productions)

Get Involved

Ski, ride, paddle, volunteer, or give! The Wintergreen Adaptive Sports community is made up of amazing volunteers and awesome athletes.  Get involved, you'll be glad you did!

Watch our PSA below.


About Wintergreen Adaptive Sports

Wintergreen Adaptive Sports is a Chapter of Disabled Sports USA and a Paralympic sports club.  We offer adaptive instruction in alpine skiing, snowboarding, kayaking, and canoeing. Adaptive sports provide people living with disabilities individualized adaptations--to break down barriers and to support enhanced sporting achievement and enjoyment.  Our mission is to improve the lives of individuals with disabilities through outdoor sports and recreation.

Wintergreen Resort is the headquarters for Wintergreen Adaptive Sports.

On January 5, 2014, in the Sunday edition of the Staunton News Leader, writer Nancy Sorrells offered an illuminating portrait of Wintergreen Adaptive Sports, with a special focus on one of our favorite instructors and race team members, Seth Whitten. Read Nancy's article here: 

Local PBS Idea Station featured WAS on the Charlottesville Inside Out program.  The episode originally aired in February 2013.  Watch online.