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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

Virtual Adaptive Yoga Program

Online
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
07/07/2021

Join WAS for a yoga practice online this winter!

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Adaptive Spin Classes

Online
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
11/08/2021

Ride indoors at your home virtually with WAS!

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Students Local to Utah in 2019-2020

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Our News

David Steen: Barb & Steve Young Scholarship Recipient

Last winter season, David Steen received the Barb & Steve Young Scholarship which awarded him a private lesson per week throughout the snowboarding season. Hear from his mom, Marli, about her experience as a parent and David’s experience getting to come out to Snowbird all winter long! At age 15, David Steen has been snowboarding …

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Columbia Sportswear: Planning an Adaptive Hike

WAS’ program director Eileen May-West and parent TyAnne Crook share tips about hiking with a person with an adaptive need and what to consider before hitting the trail on Columbia Sportswear’s Blog. Check out the article here!

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Taylor Cutler & Matt Carter: Neuroworx & WAS Group Rides

This past spring, WAS started offering a new program where students can connect and get active together. Matt Carter, a WAS board member, and physical therapist at Neuroworx and WAS student Taylor Cutler share why a diagnosis-specific group ride is an important resource and opportunity for the Utah community. “I currently sit on the board …

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Rochelle Erskine: WAS Lead Instructor

Hello! We may have met already and if we haven’t, I look forward to it! My name is Rochelle and I am proud to represent Wasatch Adaptive Sports as our lead instructor. I am a Washington state local who has been swept away by the beauty of Utah, recreation therapy, and adaptive sports. After teaching alpine skiing …

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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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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.

Contact

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

Phone: (801) 834-0476

info@wasatchadaptivesports.org

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