Other Sports

Adaptive Sports Connection continues to grow to meet the sports interests and desires of our participants. We provide opportunities for rock climbing, water skiing,  and sailing. If you have the desire, we will try and meet your needs!

With all sports, we are committed to your safety.  We have a team of skilled volunteers and sports specific trained instructors. So, Go Play! We've got you and your family covered.

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Climbing

Adaptive Sports Connection partners with Capstone Climbing group to offer adaptive climbing in the Columbus Metro area. Climbing is typically offered a few times a month at the Scioto Audubon Metro Park climbing wall. We have adaptive equipment and professional instructors to support any climber of any ability!

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Paddleboarding

Through a partnership with Project 908, Adaptive Sports Connection offers paddleboarding lessons during our summer kayaking program! Our paddleboards are stable enough for beginners to learn the skills and balance for paddleboarding, while either standing or sitting on the board! Please indicate on your kayaking registration if you are interested in paddleboarding!

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Small Boat Sailing

Adaptive Sports Connection owns 2 small sail boats that can be sailed at the Adaptive Sports Connection Adventure center on the Scioto river. These small sailboats can carry up to 3 passengers. Sailing is offered at large summer events such as the Water Sports Weekend - June 23 - 25. We also offer sailing by request. Contact maddie@taasc.org for more information.

 

 

Sailing group

Big Boat Sailing

Adaptive Sports Connection members can learn to sail on a 24′ Catalina at Alum Creek Sailing Association. The boat has a capacity of 4 guests. Sailing can be arranged by appointment by calling our office at (614) 389-3921

 

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Water Skiing

Our annual water ski camp is held in June at the Adaptive Sports Connection Adventure Center and on the Scioto River as a part of the Water Sports Weekend.

We also partners with Three Trackers of Ohio for a waterski clinic in August in the  Cleveland area and the Christian Amputee Support Team (CAST) for an annual water ski event at White Sulfur Springs in July.

Adaptive Sports Connection has a variety of equipment for youth and adult sit skiers and stand up skiers. Lessons are provided by our volunteers, many of whom have adaptive water ski certifications and experience.