Power chair sports are fun, but do they also provide a workout?
Lauren Taylor takes control of the ball and speeds down the court.
Care and feeding of the sports machine
Power soccer wheelchairs often have structural and mechanical modifications.
Team USA defeats France for power soccer world championship
What a magnificent tribute to the gutsiness of eight incredible athletes!
On Oct. 14, after days of intense competition, Team USA emerged victorious in the Power Soccer World Cup in Tokyo.
On their way to the top they beat world-class power soccer teams from Belgium, Denmark, England, France, Japan and Portugal. Their final win came in a sudden-death overtime match against France, which had never...
For more on the U.S. power soccer team and the competition in Japan, see U.S. Power Soccer Team Ready for Premier World Cup.
Team USA players Omar, 22, and Jairo Solorio, 18, from Hollister, Calif., both have SMA. Omar is enrolled in job training at home.
Wheelers kicking it up in power soccer
It’s a familiar routine that’s become a ritual for countless Americans: the Saturday morning soccer game.
Now a group of Tampa, Fla., enthusiasts has joined the soccer faithful and formed the Tampa Thunder, a power soccer team.
Power, as in power wheelchair, that is.
Power soccer is a relatively new but steadily growing sport that’s opened a door for people with disabilities to the game that’...