Wintergreen Adaptive Sports News & Events
- From January 24-26, WAS hosted its 10th Annual Warriors Weekend, during which we hosted 34 wounded warriors and their families for a weekend of exhilarating snow sports, the discovery of new possibilities, and abundant rest and relaxation. Thanks to Wintergreen Resort, all of our volunteers, our sponsoring organizations, and our generous host families for a terrific and inspiring weekend! For reporter Alex Rohr's coverage of the event, featured in the Lynchburg News and Advance and the Charlottesville Daily Progress, use this link: http://www.dailyprogress.com/news/local/wounded-warriors-take-to-the-slopes-at-wintergreen/article_5ae7000c-86e6-11e3-8871-001a4bcf6878.html
- 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: http://www.newsleader.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2014301040025
- WAS is grateful to all who sent generous year-end donations. Please consider supporting WAS at any time, in any amount. Click here to make a secure online donation!
- Local PBS Idea Station featured WAS on the Charlottesville Inside Out program. The episode originally aired in February 2013. Watch online.
About Wintergreen Adaptive Sports
Wintergreen Adaptive Sports is a Chapter of Disabled Sports USA. 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.