Houston Parks & Recreation Department - Paralympic Sport Houston

1475 W. Gray
Houston, Texas 77019


Club Description

Adaptive Sports and Recreation, offer number of wellness, auatics, sports and recreation programs, designed specifically for people with disabilities. Adaptive Recreation manages and operates programs out of the Metropolian, Multi-Service Center, a 36,000 sq ft recreation center with an accessible fitness room, indoor pool, gymnasium, free-weight area, tennis courts, beep ballfield and 1/4 mile asphalt trail. Houston Parks & Recreation Department is dedicated to improving the quality of life for Houstonians with physical disability by ensuring greater access to recreation programs, wellness activities, and park facilities.

Primary Contact

Chuck French
Administration Manager
charles.french@houstontx.gov
713-562-4089

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)
  • Visual Impairment

Organization Type

  • Paralympic Sport Club
  • Sport Program

Program Types Offered

  • Competitive
  • Recreational

Programs Open To

  • Adults
  • Veterans Active Duty Military Personnel
  • Youth

Programs Specific to Military Personnel & Veterans

  • Yes

Sports Offered

  • Archery
  • Boccia
  • Cycling
  • Goalball
  • Golf
  • Judo
  • Power Soccer
  • Powerlifting
  • Rowing
  • Shooting
  • Sitting Volleyball
  • Swimming
  • Track and Field
  • Triathlon
  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Wheelchair Rugby
  • Wheelchair Softball
  • Wheelchair Tennis