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February 21

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2018

U.S. EXCHANGE TEAM TO PROVIDE ADAPTIVE SKI TRAINING IN PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA

PARK CITY, UT (February 22, 2018) –The National Ability Center, in cooperation with the U.S. Embassy in Seoul and Phoenix Resorts, will conduct a […]

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February 14

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2018

At Huntsman Cup, para-alpine skiers earn points as World Cup season draws to close

Para-alpine skiing athletes representing 12 countries converged on Park City on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for the 29th annual Huntsman Cup. The three-day event, which is organized by the

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February 14

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2018

Brenna Huckaby finds balance, new goals in Paralympic snowboarding

After watching her daughter Brenna lose her right leg while fighting cancer, Kristie Huckaby recalls the emotions of seeing her learn to snowboard for […]

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February 14

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2018

2 NAC-Trained Paralympic Hopefuls You Should Know About

Thanks in part to the National Ability Center, Noah Elliott and Anna Beninati have their sights set on PyeongChang. Are you stoked for PyeongChang […]

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February 14

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2018

I’m A Paralympic Alpine Skier, And I Don’t Let My Blindness Hold Me Back

When I was 29 years old, I was in a really dark place. I had lost my mom two years prior to cancer, vision […]

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November 29

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2017

3 Paralympians Describe What It’s Like Wearing a Prosthetic Limb

This March, lower-body amputees will compete in standing winter sports like skiing and snowboarding at the 2018 Paralympic Games. Here, Team USA’s Brenna Huckaby, a […]

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April 4

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2017

SAGE Olympics Inspire Students to Work Hard and Succeed, June 2017

Jordan District | Students at Heartland Elementary School are ready to give it all they’ve got and be successful and it showed during opening […]

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April 4

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2017

Going Downhill Fast – On Two Skis or One, April 2017

AwesomeWassom | I’ve been spending a lot of time at ski races this winter, even though I’m not skiing anymore. I’m the racer chaser […]

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November 30

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2016

NEW ALPINE TEAM HEAD COACH JOINS NATIONAL ABILITY CENTER FROM THE INTERNATIONAL PARALYMPIC COMMITTEE.

PARK CITY, UT (November 2016) – The National Ability Center is thrilled to announce Erik Leirfallom as the new Alpine Team Head Coach. Leirfallom […]

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November 16

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2016

Paralympic Snowboarder Nicole Roundy Signs with The Factory Agency For Representation

The Factory Agency (“TFA”), a Minneapolis based specialized sports and entertainment marketing agency, is excited to announce the signing of U.S. Paralympic snowboarder Nicole […]

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