Utah State Library for the Blind and Disabled

Agencies Offering Sports and Recreation Programs

Updated 9/15/16

Utah Foundation for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Among other things, this program sponsors beep baseball, skiing, goalball, ice-skating, roller-skating, race walking, wrestling, track, and other activities.
Mailing Address:
2056 West Carriage Avenue
Riverton, UT 84065
Phone: 801-997-9400
Email: ufb@ufbvi.org

Blind and Visually Impaired Students of Utah Association
Organizes outdoor social activities for people in High School and college.
Contact: Terri Lynne Pomeroy (801) 299-8522 or (800) 273-45693

Common Ground Outdoor Adventures
290 North 400 East
Logan, UT 84321
(435) 713-0288

National Ability Center
The NAC is committed to the development of lifetime skills for people of all ages and abilities by providing affordable outdoor sports and recreational experiences in a nurturing environment. They offer a variety of recreational activities and adaptive sports.

Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation
Offers adaptive programs and summer day camp for children with disabilities. Sports include bowling, track and field, tee ball, beeper baseball, sledge hockey, wheelchair sports, soccer, and basketball.

Splore provides life-enhancing wilderness recreation and education to people of all abilities, including people with disabilities and special needs. They offer year-round activities in white water rafting, canoeing, rock climbing and Nordic skiing, with additional adventures including kayaking, dog sledding and fly-fishing.

880 East 3375 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
(801) 484-4128

U.S. Association of Blind Athletes
The USABA strives to increase the number and quality of grassroots-through-competitive, world-class athletic opportunities for Americans who are blind or visually impaired. USABA trains blind and visually impaired athletes in nine sports - alpine and Nordic skiing, goalball, judo, power lifting, swimming, tandem cycling, track and field and wrestling.

33 North Institute
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 630-0422

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