Air Force Veteran Encourages Others

PARK CITY, UT–(Marketwired – January 31, 2017) – Air Force veteran Heath Hinton of Clearfield, Utah spent 16 years with the United States Air Force. In May, 2016, he was medically discharged from his duties following injuries he sustained during his service that made it nearly impossible for him to run. This April 28-30, he’s […]

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National Ability Center, Splore Join Forces to Expand Adaptive Recreation Programs

The National Ability Center is joining forces with Splore to grow their adaptive recreation programs. Gail Barille, National Ability Center CEO, and Andy Damen, NAC Board Member and participant talk more about the partnership. Splore’s programming will be operated by the National Ability Center offering a unique combination of programs, which will significantly increase opportunities […]

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NATIONAL ABILITY CENTER COMBINES BUSINESS OPERATIONS WITH SPLORE

PARK CITY, UT (January 2017) – The National Ability Center and Splore have joined forces to become one of the nations’ most extensive providers of adaptive outdoor recreation and adventures from their home base in Utah. Splore’s programming will be operated by the National Ability Center offering a unique combination of programs, which will significantly increase opportunities for individuals and […]

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NAC and Splore join forces

The National Ability Center and Splore have been around for years–providing thousands of people of all abilities with the chance to go on all sorts of outdoor adventures. And now they are joining forces.

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National Ability Center and Splore join forces to bring adventure to families

The National Ability Center is working on an announcement for next Wednesday to combine with Salt Lake based Splore. Its an incredible partnership that will make the NAC one of the largest adaptive programs for outdoor recreation and adventure. With a shared vision that what we can do is more powerful than the challenges we […]

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29th Annual Ability Snow Challenge

Snowboarding News | Wednesday January 18, 2017 | Shared By: Park City Mountain Resort Location: Eagle Race Arena April 01, 2017 – April 01, 2017 The Ability Snow Challenge is a fun fun-filled day on the mountain with the National Ability Center. Grab your friends, family and co-workers for a day of skiing/snowboarding and competition. […]

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National Ability Center, Splore combine business operations

PARK CITY — The National Ability Center and Splore have joined forces to become one of the nation’s most extensive providers of adaptive outdoor recreation and adventures from their home base in Utah. Splore’s programming will be operated by the National Ability Center, offering a combination of programs that will increase opportunities for individuals and […]

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Peter Sullivan will cover environmental elements associated with autism

Nearly one percent of the world’s population has autism spectrum disorder, according to the Autism Society, a nonprofit that strives to improve the lives of all affected by autism. That means nearly one in 48 people are on the spectrum This is a far cry from 1978 when one in nearly 10,000 were diagnosed with […]

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Park City camp teaches disabled veterans to ski, snowboard

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Before he stepped on a roadside bomb in Afghanistan, snowboarding was one of Justin Crabbe’s hobbies. Now, Crabbe — a 27-year-old Marine Corps veteran who lost both lower legs, his right thumb and several fingers in the accident — has been re-learning how to snowboard as part of a week-long […]

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National Ability Center thanks Park City Mountain for support

Over the course of the last two weeks, the National Ability Center has reached record numbers with participants since its inception over 30 years ago. Between hosting family camps, Nordic programs and hundreds of ski and snowboard laps on First Time chairlift we would not be successful in delivering our mission without the support of […]

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