Webinar: Making Your Race Accessible to Triathletes with Disabilities
Topic: Making Your Race Accessible to Triathletes with DisabilitiesThis webinar will cover specific topics that race directors need to be aware of while hosting Paratriathletes at their events. Keri will suggest simple and low or no cost adaptations and modifications that they can do to make their races accessible and available to those with physical or visual disabilities. Topics to be covered include the actual course, transition, registration, packet pick up, awards, guides, and handlers. Additional information will include the most common types of disabilities, adaptive equipment and accommodations needed, classifications and rules. and community races versus qualifying races
Keri SchindlerKeri Schindler is the founder and executive director of dare2tri Paratriathlon Club, the nation’s first USAT Sanctioned Paratriathlon Club. She has been working in the field of disabled sports for over 15 years. Keri serves on the USAT Paratriathlon Committee as well as the USAT Mideast Council.
Event Type: National
Entry Fee: $24.99 for USAT Members and Race Directors; $39.99 for Non-Members
Event Date: May 25, 2011
Start Time: 3:00 PM MST
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