Moving Forward Adaptive Sports

1311 7th Ave West
Kalispell, Montana 59901

Club Description

Moving Forward was created to enhance the lives of the differently able, veterans, or those who have been through a tragic event to adaptive recreational activities. Sled hockey, skiing, hand cycling, wheelchair basketball, horseback riding, kayaking, white water rafting, zip lining, water sports, hunting and fishing, shooting. We also offer modeling, acting, self-esteem classes, public speaking, and are working towards the Flathead first in Queens the playground. Gifts of Love at Christmas. Our current only competitive Sports are Sled Hockey and WC Basketball. We do plan to expand competitive sports.

Primary Contact

Starla Hilliard-Barnes
Founder/Ex. Director

Secondary Contact

Shannon Barnes


Disability Groups Served

  • Amputee/Limb Deficiency
  • Cerebral Palsy/Brain Injury (Hypertonia, Ataxia, Athetosis, RoM)
  • Spinal Cord Injury/Spina Bifida (Impaired Muscle Power)
  • Visual Impairment

Organization Type

  • Sport Program

Program Types Offered

  • Competitive
  • Recreational

Programs Open To

  • Adults
  • Veterans Active Duty Military Personnel
  • Youth

Programs Specific to Military Personnel & Veterans

  • No

Sports Offered

  • Alpine Skiing
  • Canoe Kayak
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian
  • Rowing
  • Shooting
  • Sled Hockey
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wheelchair Basketball