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Webinar: Making Your Race Accessible to Triathletes with Disabilities

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Topic: Making Your Race Accessible to Triathletes with Disabilities

This 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

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    Keri Schindler

    Keri 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.

    Sanctioning Status: USAT SANCTIONED

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    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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