2010 U.S. Paralympics Military Sports Camps

Dec. 29, 2009, 1:02 p.m. (ET)

Paralympic Military Sports Camps are multi-day events for veterans and military personnel with physical injuries that aim to introduce individuals to a variety of summer and winter sport opportunities.  During each camp, participants attend sports clinics conducted by Paralympic athletes and coaches.  All service members attend the camp at no cost.  Expenses related to travel, lodging and meals are covered by the USOC.

The 2010 Paralympic Military Sports Camp schedule is posted below.  As noted, some of these camps are by invitation only and some are competition events.  Registration forms for all other camps will be posted here as they become available. Additional camps and events may also be added throughout the year.

For information on participating in these camps, please contact Laura Ryan.

February 25-28 U.S. Paralympics Military Sports Camp Birmingham, Ala.
March 16-21 Shooting Camp (Invitation Only) Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 20-23 Lakeshore Foundation's Operation Night Vision Birmingham, Ala.
May 17-21 Track & Field Camp (Invitation Only) Phoenix, Ariz.
May 21-23 Desert Challenge (Competition) Phoenix, Ariz.
June 6-13 Cycling Camp (Invitation Only) Washington, D.C.
June 10-13 Endeavor Games (Competition) Edmond, Okla.
July 15-21 U.S. Paralympics Military Sports Camp Newport, Rhode Island
August 22-29 U.S. Paralympics Military Sports Camp Chicago, Ill.
September 12-18 Shooting Camp (Invitation Only) Ft. Benning, Ga.
October 7-11 U.S. Paralympics Military Sports Camp San Diego, Calif.
TBD Archery Camp (Invitation Only) San Antonio, Texas
TBD Rowing Camp (Invitation Only) Oklahoma City, Okla.