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February 18, 2014

Sportable Spokes Find Success at Baltimore Wheelchair Basketball Tournament

The Sportable Spokes Youth wheelchair basketball team traveled up to Baltimore February 15/16 to compete in the 23rd annual Bennett Blazer Invitational. The Spokes brought home 3 wins, 2 losses, and a ton of memories to be stored for a … Continue reading


February 14, 2014

Sportable Athlete Ambassador Blog

Have you ever thought about being an athlete ambassador? The first time I was asked to speak in front of an audience was for the 9th graders at my school (Hermitage High School).  It was pretty nerve-racking.  I never have … Continue reading


January 06, 2014

Happy New Year – We’re Back!

Thank You for 2013 video Wow…where did the time go??!! Hard to believe that an entire year has passed–as they say, “time flys when your having FUN”…guess we have been having way too much fun at Sportable!! Just returning from … Continue reading


December 21, 2013

2013 Changing Perceptions in Schools Recap

Thanks in part to a grant awarded in 2013 from the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation, LLC, Sportable has employed its Changing Perceptions in Schools program as part of its “I Am an Athlete: Increasing Athletic Opportunities for … Continue reading


November 25, 2013

Sportable Spokes Clinch 2 Victories in Fairfax

Wheelchair BBall Double Header in Fairfax On Saturday, November 2, 2013, the Sportable Spokes had their season opener, a double header with the Fairfax Falcons. With both returning players and a newbie, the Spokes gave it their all! In the … Continue reading


November 25, 2013

Youth Camps

Youth Adapted Sports Open House & Wheelchair Basketball Camp Recap October 12, 2013 was an exciting Saturday on campus at the University of Richmond. The students were on fall break, but the Weinstein Student Recreation Center was full of action … Continue reading


November 21, 2013

Bonfire Funds- Sportable Apparel

Sportable has just recently released our new apparel line that is being sold through BonfireFunds.com, now through December 12th! If Sportable sells over 50 shirts by December 12th, the tee-shirts will be printed and shipped within 2 weeks, just in … Continue reading


November 11, 2013

VCU Power Soccer Half-time Demo

On Sunday, November 3, 2013, our very own Sportable power soccer team performed in the halftime show of the last regular season home game for the VCU Women’s Soccer team!  Alex, Bing, Chloe, Corran, and Danny  blew the socks off of … Continue reading


October 31, 2013

YMCA of Greater Richmond Partnership

In honor of National Disability Awareness Month this October, the YMCA of Greater Richmond announces its partnership with Sportable! Beginning in January 2014, the Y will launch a pilot partnership between Sportable and three of the Y’s branches – the … Continue reading


October 15, 2013

First Impressions: New Athlete Highlight

Jackie Via finally gave Sportable a whirl a couple weeks ago and claims that she is so extremely glad she did!  Jackie heard about Sportable a while ago through a friend who is also a double amputee in a wheelchair.  When … Continue reading