Power Soccer

Published on Friday, 3/14/2014 2:14 pm | by Inclusive and Adaptive Recreation | Automatically Archived on 5/16/2014

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SUDBURY SHARP SHOOTERS: POWER SOCCER

Power soccer is the fastest growing sport on wheels! Played similar to the game of soccer, power soccer is designed specifically for people using power wheelchairs. Athletes use their own power chair and attach a guard used to maneuver, kick, and pass a 13" soccer ball around the court. This team sport teaches skills while fostering camaraderie, teamwork, sportsmanship, leadership, and communication amongst players of all ages. Players must be able to safely controrl their own chair, listen to 2 step directions, and react quickly. Best suited for individuals with muscular dystrophy, spinal cord injury, spina bifida, and multiple sclerosis

AGE: Any age

DAY: Saturdays

TIME: 9:00 – 10:30AM

COST: $70

DATES: Mar. 22 – May 17 *No Practice 4/19, 4/26

DURATION: 7 weeks

WHERE: Framingham State University, Framingham, MA

*games will be on weekends as well.

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