Welcome to Wasatch Adaptive Sports

Wasatch Adaptive Sports believes in the development of ability, independence and active living through recreation. We provide entry-level through advanced instruction of winter and summer recreational pursuits for individuals with adaptive needs and their families. Through personalized assessments and instruction, along with adaptive equipment, we work together to achieve your goals and experience the outdoors without limitations. Wasatch Adaptive Sports programs focus on increasing independence and mobility in a social environment.

Want to get involved? Learn more about each of the programs and the measures WAS is taking to mitigate the risks involved with COVID-19 by visiting the Program Registration page.

Our Events

Summer Adaptive Cycling Programs

Around the Wasatch Front
All Day

Bike with WAS this summer!

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Adaptive Paddling Programs

Tibble Fork Reservoir
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Come paddle with WAS this summer!

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Students Local to Utah in 2019-2020

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Our News

Lexi Dowdall: Painting Her Way Through The Hustle

Lexi Dowdall is a WAS volunteer instructor who signed up to participate in the WAS Hustle in 2020. Read about how she became involved with WAS and decided to take on a challenge through the Hustle that changed her career trajectory!  I nervously attended volunteer training sessions for Wasatch Adaptive Sports in December of 2017. ...

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Allie Peterson: Cycling Her Way Through The WAS Hustle!

Allie Peterson, a WAS Instructor, shares about how she came to love cycling and why the WAS Hustle was just what she needed to motivate her to get out on her bike in 2020.  I began working for Wasatch Adaptive Sports three years ago, at the time I still thought biking was a pretty silly ...

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Rob Carpenter: A New Chapter at WAS

We are excited to announce that starting on July 1, 2021, Rob Carpenter will become the chairman of the WAS Board of Directors. Rob is the senior vice president at Altabank and has served on the WAS Board as a member and treasurer before this role. As he steps into the role as chairman, he …

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Steve Craig: WAS Veteran Student & Monthly Donor

Steve Craig, a Marine Corp veteran, gathered his buddies that he served alongside to come out to Snowbird for a weekend of skiing and fellowship with WAS. Hear more about Steve and his friends and how skiing with WAS not only provides an opportunity for them to catch up, but is a source of healing …

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Words On WAS: A Conversation With Steve Young & Peter Mandler

Hear from Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young and WAS Founder Peter Mandler in the following video about their relationship and how together they’ve built up WAS’s annual fundraising event, the Steve Young Ski Classic!

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Words On WAS: Intermountain’s RAMMP

WAS partners with the RAMMP peer-support program to provide individuals who have experienced a traumatic event with the opportunity to get active outside. Check out a clip of when RAMMP came out for a day of skiing with WAS during the 2019-2020 season in the following video: Thank you to WAS volunteer Kyle Daly for …

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Notice of Nondiscrimination Policy to Students

The officers, directors, committee members, employees, and persons served by this corporation shall be selected entirely on a nondiscriminatory basis with respect to age, race, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or veteran status. It is the policy of WAS not to discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or veteran status in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and athletic, and other administered programs.


Wasatch Adaptive Sports
Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort
9385 S, Snowbird Center Dr.
Snowbird, Utah, 84092-9000

Phone: (801) 834-0476


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