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Bennett Blazers

3835 Greenspring Avenue
Baltimore, Maryland 21211


Club Description

The Bennett Blazers Physically Challenged Sports Program has been providing opportunities for physically challenged children and young adults ages 2-21 to partcipate in sports. We are a full time program providing weekly classes and practices in wheelchair basketball, wheelchair football, handcycling, swimming, road racing, sled hockey, track and field, triathlon training and more. We have three wheelchair basketball programs, a ten foot "Varsity" team, 10 foot JV team and prep team. We are memebrs of the Eastern Junior Conference in wheelchair basketball and the Mid Atlantic Junior Sled Hockey League in Sled Hockey. We offer three semesters

Primary Contact

Gerry Herman
Director
ermang@kennedykrieger.org
443-923-7844

Secondary Contact

Gerry Herman
Director
hermang57@att.blackberry.net
410-322-6275

Disability Groups Served

  • Amputee/Limb Deficiency
  • Cerebral Palsy/Brain Injury (Hypertonia, Ataxia, Athetosis, RoM)
  • Short Stature (Growth Dysfunction)
  • Spinal Cord Injury/Spina Bifida (Impaired Muscle Power)

Organization Type

  • Sport Program

Program Types Offered

  • Competitive
  • Recreational

Programs Open To

  • Youth

Programs Specific to Military Personnel & Veterans

  • No

Sports Offered

  • Archery
  • Boccia
  • Canoe Kayak
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Power Soccer
  • Sitting Volleyball
  • Sled Hockey
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Triathlon
  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Wheelchair Fencing
  • Wheelchair Softball
  • Wheelchair Tennis