All About Challenged Sports
mentally challenged athletes.
See also other
Sports by Type
Pictures of Sports.
About the Paralympics
An international competition for physically challenged
athletes which takes place after the Summer and Winter Olympic Games,
in the same host city or country.
About the Special Olympics
An international competition for mentally challenged
athletes which takes place every two years, alternating
between summer and winter games. In 2003 the Summer
Special Olympics took place in Ireland and in 2005
the Winter Special Olympics took place in Japan.
Challenged Athletes Foundation
An organization founded in 1997 to organize competitions and other
fund-raisers for grants that are awarded to physically challenged
athletes who participate in a wide range of sports.
Challenged Sports Organizations
Amputee Cycling Association
Dwarf Athletic Association of America
International Badminton Association for the Disabled
Skating Association fo the Blind and Handicapped