Athletics and Outdoors

A loss of mobility doesn’t always mean a life void of activity. There are a number of organizations dedicated to helping those with spinal cord injuries and traumatic brain injuries maximize their capabilities and enhance quality of life through adventure.

B-Bold:Empowered Adaptive Living

Raising awareness for people in adaptive living and empowering people to live without limits.

Can Do Multiple Sclerosis

The Heuga Center empowers those affected by multiple sclerosis through programs and services designed to address the needs and concerns of the entire family.

100 W Beaver Creek Blvd,, Unit 200, Avon, CO 81620
Tel: (970) 926-1290 · Fax: (970) 926-1295

Challenge Aspen

Challenge Aspen provides recreational and cultural experiences for individuals who have mental or physical "disabilities". We encourage family and friends to share in these experiences

P.O. Box 6639, Snowmass Village, CO 81615

Tel: ( 970)923-0578 · Fax: (970) 923-7338

Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF)

It is the mission of the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) to provide opportunities and support to people with physical challenges, so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics. The Challenged Athletes Foundation believes that involvement in sports at any level increases self-esteem, encourages independence, and enhances quality of life.

City of Fort Collins Adaptive Sports Program

Adaptive Recreation Opportunities (ARO)

The Adaptive Recreation Opportunities program provides quality and equal opportunities for recreation and leisure programs to community members with disabilities. The ARO program offers healthy and fun experiences through the following three basic service areas: Inclusion,Transition, and Specialized Programs.

Renee Lee


Tel: 970-224-6027

Colorado Adaptive Sports Foundation

Colorado Adaptive Sports Foundation (CASF) is a nonprofit organization that aims to bolster independence, improve self-confidence, elevate social interaction, and enhance quality of life for people of all ages throughout Colorado who have physical disabilities.

1449 W. Littleton Blvd., Littleton, CO 80120
Tel: (303) 523-8160

Colorado Therapeutic Riding Center

CTRC's mission is to promote the physical, psychological and social well-being of persons with disabilities through their interaction with a therapeutic team consisting of a horse, an instructor and volunteers.

11968 Mineral Road, Longmont, CO 80504

Tel: (303)652-9131 · Fax: (303)652-2072

Friends Of Dinosaur Ridge

The mission of the Friends of Dinosaur Ridge is to preserve the paleontologic, geologic and historic resources on Dinosaur Ridge, Triceratops Trail and the outlier sites in the Morrison-Golden Fossil Areas National Natural Landmark and to educate the public about these resources.

16831 W Alameda Parkway, Morrison, CO 80465
Tel: (303) 697-3466 · Fax: (303) 697-8911

Hearts & Horses

Hearts & Horses' aim is to improve the physical ability of riders with physical disabilities, to improve functions of riders with cognitive disabilities, to improve the social skills in riders with social disorders, and to improve the ability of all of our disabled riders to express the emotions they have about their disability.

163 North County Road , Loveland, CO 80537

Tel: (970) 663-4200 · Fax: (970) 663-3891

Ignite Adaptive Sports

To provide integrated recreational opportunities for people with disabilities that will foster independence through the acquisition of lifetime skills.

PO Box 19016, Boulder, CO 80308

Tel: (303) 506-8007

Make A Hero Inc

To generate momentum, awareness and financial support for local adaptive sports groups through partnerships and fundraising campaigns on a national and regional basis.

150 Murray Street, Suite #347, Niwot, CO 80544

Tel: (303)818-7901 · Fax:

National Sports Center for the Disabled, Inc.

The mission of the National Sports Center for the Disabled (NSCD) is to provide quality outdoor sports and therapeutic recreation programs that positively impact the lives of people with physical, cognitive, emotional or behavioral challenges.

1801 Mile High Stadium Circle, Ste 1500, Denver, CO 80204
Tel: (303) 293-5711 · Fax: (303) 293-5448

National Wheelchair Basketball Association

The National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) is the nation's oldest and largest disability sport organization. Based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the NWBA is a non-profit organization which serves as the national governing body for men's, women's and youth wheelchair basketball in the United States.

1130 Elkton Street, Suite C, Colorado Springs, CO 80907

Tel: (719) 266-4082 · Fax: (719) 266-4876

National Wheelchair Basketball Association - Junior Division

The NWBA's mission is to provide persons with permanent lower limb disabilities the opportunity to play, learn and compete in wheelchair basketball.

1130 Elkton St. , Ste. C, Colorado Springs, CO 80907

Tel: (719)266-4082 · Fax: (719) 266-4876

No Barriers USA

To unleash the potential of the human spirit. Through transformative experiences, tools and inspiration, we help people embark on a quest to contribute their absolute best to the world. In the process, we foster a community of curious, brave, and collaborative explorers who are determined to live the No Barriers Life.

No Barriers USA
224 Canyon Ave, Suite 207 Fort Collins, CO 80521
Tel: (970) 484-3633

Paradox Sports

We provide inspiration, opportunities and specialized adaptive equipment so that anyone is able to be an active participant in human-powered sports.

1911 11th St, Suite #201, Boulder, CO 80302
Tel: (720) 638-5593

Parks & Leisure for Adults & Youth (PLAY) Boulder Foundation

The mission of PLAY Boulder is to raise, accept, and distribute funds to enhance the use of park-land and recreational facilities and services.

PO Box 20935, Boulder, CO 80308

Tel: (720) 352-3909 · Fax:

PATH International

The mission of the North American Riding for the Handicapped Association (NARHA) is a membership organization which fosters safe, professional, ethical and therapeutic equine activities through education, communication, standards and research for people with and without disabilities.

7475 Bakin Street , St. 600, Denver, CO 80221

Tel: (303)452-1212 · Fax: (303)252-4610

Rocky Mountain Riding Therapy

Rocky Mountain Riding Therapy provides equine-based therapy programs for individuals with physical, learning and emotional disabilities.

66 South Cherryvale Road, Boulder, CO 80303
Tel: (303)434-1299

SaddleUp Foundation

SaddleUp! Foundation is dedicated to empowering the mentally and physically challenged, while enhancing the lives of the families that support the individuals we serve.

11152 East Daley Circle, Parker, CO 80134

Tel: (303) 788-1666 · Fax:

The Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC)

The BOEC is a non-profit organization whose mission is to expand the potential of people with disabilities and special needs through meaningful, educational, and inspiring outdoor experiences.

P.O. Box 697 , Breckenridge, CO 80424
Tel: (800) 383.2632 · Fax: (970) 453-4676

The High Fives Foundation

The High Fives Foundation supports the dreams of mountain action sports athletes by raising injury prevention awareness while providing resources and inspiration to those who suffer life altering injuries.

The Lakewood Legacy Foundation

The Lakewood Legacy Foundation raises money and provides grants for projects and programs that enhance the well-being of the people in Lakewood.

1580 Yarrow St, Lakewood, CO 80214
Tel: (303) 987-4848

Two Angels Foundation

The mission of the Two Angels Foundation is increasing the recreational activities for children living in Colorado with physical disabilities and inspiring them to lead the most inclusive and active lives possible.

United States Olympic Committee

The mission of U.S. Paralympics is to promote excellence, achievement, and teamwork through sport and sport competition in the lives of children and adults with physical disabilities.

One Olympic Plaza, Colorado Springs, CO 80909

Tel: (719) 866-2030 · Fax: (719) 866-2029

Wheelchair Sports USA (Colorado)

Wheelchair Sports, USA’s mission is to provide sports and recreation for people with physical disabilities by facilitating, advocating, developing a national community-based outreach program, conducting regional and national competitions, and providing access to international competitions.

P.O. Box 621023, Littleton, CO 63376
Tel: (636) 614-6784 · Fax: (636) 329-1090