RVA Adaptive Sports Festival Saturday

RICHMOND, VA – (Monday, April 10, 2023) – Sportable, Central Virginia’s premier accessible sports club, is proud to host the third annual RVA Adaptive Sports Festival presented by C&F Bank and C&F Mortgage on Saturday, April 15, 2023, 10am-2pm, at Glen Allen High School. The free event is the region’s largest exposition of sports and…

What do tacos, a rugby match, and a Paralympian have in common?!

The RVA Adaptive Sports Festival – the region’s largest showcase of sports and recreational opportunities for people with disabilities – Saturday, April 15 – 10am-2pm at Glen Allen High School! With non-stop action on all three courts, you’ll hear the unmistakable clash of metal rugby wheelchairs colliding during a full-contact match. The familiar swoosh as…

A Sport I Never Thought I Could Play

By: Jasmine Rich It’s not that I hadn’t heard about Sportable before – it’s just that my mom and I had assumed we couldn’t afford it. Then one day, I was in a local comic book store and was approached by a friendly girl – a fellow wheelchair user – and her mom. Hannah told…

All-Star Wheelchair Basketball Game April 15

RICHMOND, VA – (Tuesday, March 28, 2023) – Sportable, Central Virginia’s premier accessible sports club, is proud to host Richmond’s first ever All-Star Wheelchair Basketball Game on Saturday, April 15. Top wheelchair basketball players from across the state will compete in the “95 versus 64 All-Star Game” during the RVA Adaptive Sports Festival. Tip-off is…

Richmond to Host 2024 Wheelchair Basketball Nationals

RICHMOND, VA – (Thursday, March 23, 2023) – The National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA), Sportable, Central Virginia’s premier adaptive sports club, Richmond Region Tourism, and Henrico Sports & Entertainment Authority are proud to host the 2024 Adult and Junior Division Wheelchair Basketball National Tournaments. To be held over the first two weekends in April, the…

Sportable Hosts Paralympian Trevon Jenifer April 15

RICHMOND, VA – (Tuesday, March 14, 2023) – Sportable, Central Virginia’s premier accessible sports club, is proud to welcome Paralympic Gold Medalist Trevon “Trey” Jenifer as the keynote speaker at the RVA Adaptive Sports Festival on Saturday, April 15, 2023. Jenifer’s speaking engagement is sponsored by Henrico-based Allianz Partners and will take place at center…

River City Classic Presented by Allianz Partners March 4-5

RICHMOND, VA – (Monday, February 27, 2023) – Sportable, Central Virginia’s premier adaptive sports club, is proud to host the River City Classic presented by Allianz Partners this weekend, March 4-5, 2023. Hosted by the Sportable Rim Riders, the adult wheelchair basketball tournament will feature a dozen Division II and Division III teams from across…

Discovering Sportable Was A Game-Changer

By: Ricky Jones I’m pedaling down a scenic trail, feeling the wind on my face, and experiencing a sense of freedom I haven’t felt in years. A decade ago, I didn’t think this would be possible again after a tractor-trailer accident nearly took my life. I’m still dealing with multiple injuries including head trauma, chronic…

Sportable Announces Landmark Partnership with Virginia Department of Health

RICHMOND, VA – (Thursday, February 9, 2023) – Sportable, Central Virginia’s premier adaptive sports club, is proud to announce a new multi-year project focusing on sexual abuse prevention policies, training, and public awareness, funded by Virginia Department of Health Office of Family Health Services, Injury and Violence Prevention Program (VDH IVPP). Sportable is the only…

RVA Adaptive Sports Festival April 15

RICHMOND, VA – (Thursday, January 26, 2023) – Sportable, Central Virginia’s premier accessible sports club, is proud to host the third annual RVA Adaptive Sports Festival presented by C&F Bank and C&F Mortgage on Saturday, April 15, 2023, 10am-2pm, at Glen Allen High School. The free event is the largest exposition in the region of…