Apr 17, 2012

Operation Mission Vision / Summer Sports Festival / Rocky Mountain State Games

The U.S. Association of Blind Athletes (USABA) Operation Mission Vision / Summer Sports Festival program provides Veterans and active duty Service members who are blind and visually impaired, from all over the United States, a unique opportunity to participate in the Rocky Mountain State Games.  Athletes will train, learn, refine their skills and compete alongside their sighted peers in various sports clinics instructed by USABA national coaches.  With the opportunity to hone your athletic skills, you will be empowered to elevate your sport to a higher level and take your improved game back into your own local community-based programs. 

Arrival of Trainers and Coaches:  23 July
Train the Trainer Session (Trainers and Coaches only):  23 – 24 July
Arrival of Athletes:  24 July
Sports Festival / Operation Mission Vision:  24 – 27 July
Rocky Mountain State Games:  27 – 29 July
Depart (Trainers, Coaches and Athletes):  29 July

The Rocky Mountain State Games is a multi-sport festival for athletes of all ages and athletic abilities.  Recognized by the national Congress of State Games, a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, the 2012 Rocky Mountain State Games will be held in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  Organized and managed by the Colorado Springs Sports Corporation, the 2012 Rocky Mountain State Games will offer competition in 31+ sports.

For additional information contact:

Rich Cardillo
719-866-3221
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or

Lacey Markle
719-866-3222
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Operation Mission Vision/ Summer Sports Festival will only be open to Veterans and active duty Service members who are blind and visually impaired 

 


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