Veterans Adaptive Sports held it’s annual adaptive ski week in Telluride CO on Feb 6 – 10, 2017. Telluride Adapative Sports Program (TASP) once again hosted the disabled veterans and their families. A number of new veterans joined in and skied for the first time, a great achievement. The returning veterans earn their place by staying in shape and maintaining a healthy lifestyle, they are the core of Veterans Adaptive Sports. Returning veterans sponsor new veterans and mentor them through the program helping them overcome initial fears and meet the challenge.
Renewal Coalition and Veterans Adaptive Sports held the 6th VA Lunch Retreat on December 7, 2016. Some 50 veterans attended and as usual had a ball. Special guest Congressman-Elect Brian Mast thanked the veterans for their service and commitment to country.
The Nam Knights Motorcycle Club, Palm Beach Chapter has been a supporter of Veterans Adaptive Sports for many years. We thank them again for their support and this years special donation of $4,000.
Since 2014, Veterans Adaptive Sports and Renewal Coalition held a Lunch Retreat to our disabled veterans from the Palm Beach VA Medical Center. Each quarter the veterans assemble at Renewal Coalition located on the Loxahatchee River, Jupiter for a day out of the Center at a most relaxing venue. On September 21, 2016, the 5th VA Lunch Retreat was held, attended by some 55 veterans. Navy Seals Musuem VA Team hats were also donated to each veteran by Navy Seal Peter Moore. A great day for our veterans.
Veterans Adaptive Sports, in conjunction with Veterans Ocean Adventures (VOA), held the 2nd Annual Scuba Diving Camp in Key Largo on July 9-11, 2016. Over 40 divers particpated in 2 days of diving, 4 open water dives in total. A number of newly certified disabled veterans particpated. All finished the weekend diving safely and with renewed confidence to stay active and stay healthy!