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  • Able Sail/Handi-Voile
    Welcome to our web site. Able Sail/Handi-Voile is a not for profit organization dedicated to providing sailing opportunities in Shediac Bay to the disabled in the Southeastern New Brunswick region. Shediac, N.B. Canada
    http://www.ablesail.ca/
    (Added: Mon Nov 26 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Blind Sailing International
    The governing body for competitive international sailing for persons who are blind or visually impaired. Blind Sailing International is an Organisation to support expand and further the opportunities for visually impaired people competing in the sport of sailing.
    http://www.blindsailinginternational.com/
    (Added: Fri Jan 17 2003) - Report this link as bad!
  • Challenged America
    The Challenged America program is dedicated to introduce sailing as a therapeutic and rehabilitative enhancing activity to individuals with disabilities, their loved ones, and professionals in healthcare and rehabilitation. San Diego, California
    http://challengedamerica.org/
    (Added: Sat Nov 17 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Disabled Sailing Association of Alberta
    Persons with Disabilities are extremely limited in the range of sports and recreational activities available to them. For many, their participation in outdoor activities is limited to being a spectator, a passive onlooker. Sailing, long regarded as a symbol of freedom and independence, has been only a symbol for people with disabilities - until now. Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    http://www.dsaalberta.org/
    (Added: Mon Nov 26 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Disabled Sailing Association of British Columbia
    Today, the Disabled Sailing Association of BC (DSA-BC) operates eight specially designed Martin 16 sailboats and hosts between 800 and 1,000 sailing experiences annually at Jericho and more from its affiliated branches in Victoria, Chemainus and Kelowna. Disabled (or adaptive) sailing, promotes freedom and independence. Even people with no movement below the neck are able to sail by themselves. Vancouver, BC Canada
    http://www.disabledsailingbc.org/
    (Added: Mon Nov 26 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Disabled Sailing Association of Ontario updated
    The Disabled Sailing Association of Ontario (DSAO) is dedicated to providing people living with a disability the opportunity to learn about and enjoy sailing. The DSAO is a non-profit charitable organization founded, organized and run by people with disabilities, and is uniquely attuned to the needs and desires of its participants. Toronto, ON Canada
    https://disabledsailingontario.com/
    (Added: Mon Nov 26 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Even Keel Project
    Sailing is one of very few sports in which having a physical disability does not have to be a disadvantage. Through its adaptive sailing programme, The Even Keel Project will give both the able bodied and disabled the opportunity to participate together in a sailing activity that would otherwise be normally outside their reach. The Even Keel Project encourages members to learn new skills and experience the freedom and feeling of escapism that sailing can offer. Registered in England & Wales. Isle of Sheppey Sailing Club, Isle of Sheppey, Kent, UK
    http://www.theevenkeel.com/
    (Added: Tue Dec 18 2012) - Report this link as bad!
  • Footloose Sailing Association
    Launched in 1991, Footloose Sailing Association is the Northwest's premiere sailing program for people of all disabilities. We are dedicated to bringing independence on the water and competence in the sport of sailing to our disabled members. Footloose is a 100% volunteer summer sailing program for the disabled that features events including day sailing and a weekend cruise across Puget Sound to spend the night camping on Blake Island. In the winter, the organization holds several social activities including a potluck, fundraising and training sessions. Mercer Island, Washington
    http://www.footloosedisabledsailing.org/
    (Added: Mon Dec 28 2015) - Report this link as bad!
  • International Association for Disabled Sailing
    The Disabled Sailing Committee has been authorized by ISAF to be responsible for sailing for people with disabilities worldwide. The Disabled Sailing Committee are responsible for the Paralympic Sailing Programme including Events and Equipment selection. They promote, assess and support programmes for disabled sailing run by their Member National Authorities (MNAs). The Disabled Sailing Committee promotes all types of sailing for people with all types and degrees of disability. The values of the Disabled Sailing Committee are equity, opportunity to excel and empowerment for sailors with disabilities. Town Quay, Southampton, UK
    http://www.sailing.org/disabled/
    (Added: Thu Jan 02 2003) - Report this link as bad!
  • Judd Goldman Adaptive Sailing Foundation updated
    Today, the adaptive sailing program consists of eight Freedom Independence 20's, eight Sonars, and four 2.4 meter sailboats. Over one thousand participants experience the joy and independence of sailing each year. In 1992 the JGASF, in partnership with Chicago Yacht Club, founded the North American Challenge Cup (NACC) for sailors with disabilities. The NACC continues to be a major disabled sailing event today. The NACC and the JGASF are proud to have been chosen by US Sailing for twelve years as the host to the national sailing championship for disabled sailors, the Independence Cup (renamed the US Disabled Sailing Championship). During the twelve years the combined event was known as the Independence Cup/North American Challenge Cup. Chicago, Illinois
    https://juddgoldmansailing.org/
    (Added: Mon Dec 28 2015) - Report this link as bad!
  • North American Challenge Cup
    The North American Challenge Cup is a well-respected sailing regatta for disabled adults. Chicago Yacht Clubs NACC has a reputation for outstanding competition on a national and international level. The generous support of corporate sponsors, combined with local sailing supporters - the Judd Goldman Adaptive Sailing Foundation and the Chicago Park District - have enabled us to create an event here in Chicago with the highest standards of excellence. Chicago, Illinois
    https://www.chicagoyachtclub.org/nacc
    (Added: Thu Jan 02 2003) - Report this link as bad!
  • Sail To Prevail - The National Disabled Sailing Program
    Sail To Prevail is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in 1982 that has helped over 10,000 individuals with disabilities. Originally called Shake-A-Leg Newport, the name was changed to Sail To Prevail in 2009, but the mission remains the same. Sail To Prevail creates opportunities for disabled children and adults to overcome adversity through therapeutic sailing. Each year, Sail To Prevail teaches approximately 1,000 people with disabilities the skills of sailing in our fleet of five specially adapted "Independence 20" sailboats. Our programs strongly encourage disabled individuals to be active participants, steering the boat as well as opportunities to grind winches and trim sails. First-time and experienced sailors are welcome at Sail To Prevail. Our program is available to all people with disabilities and is designed to meet specific needs. Newport, Rhode Island
    http://www.sailtoprevail.org/
    (Added: Thu Jan 02 2003) - Report this link as bad!
  • Sail To Prevail - The National Disabled Sailing Program
    Sail To Prevail is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in 1982 that has helped over 10,000 individuals with disabilities. Originally called Shake-A-Leg Newport, the name was changed to Sail To Prevail in 2009, but the mission remains the same. Sail To Prevail creates opportunities for disabled children and adults to overcome adversity through therapeutic sailing. Newport, Rhode Island
    http://www.shakealeg.org/
    (Added: Mon Dec 28 2015) - Report this link as bad!
  • Sailability Homepage
    An organisation facilitating sailing for everyone, regardless of age or ability. Sailability World Inc. operates in numerous countries throughout the world, through activities at 350 local Sailability clubs. Sailability is a "not for profit", volunteer-based organisation which, through the activity of sailing, enriches the lives of people with any type of disability, the elderly, the financially and socially disadvantaged.
    http://www.sailability.org/
    (Added: Thu Jan 02 2003) - Report this link as bad!
  • Sailors with disABILITIES
    SWD is a not-for-profit organisation. We are Creators of Optimism. We encourage people with a disability or those in difficult circumstances to see things in a new way. If you want to come sailing read about our sailing programs. For those affected by disadvantage or disability, sailing is free. Strawberry Hills, NSW, Australia
    http://www.sailorswithdisabilities.com/
    (Added: Mon Dec 28 2015) - Report this link as bad!
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