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Sports Programs

Oregon PVA promotes and provides sporting and recreational events, activities, education and funding for persons with mobility impairments. The sports program promotes all sporting activities including the following.  For more information please click the below links.

Deep Sea Fishing
There is nothing like a sea breeze blowing in your face while telling fish stories about the one that got away. This year Oregon PVA chartered the “Tackel Buster” at Depoe Bay so the members have the opportunity to go Deep Sea fishing and limit out on crab. The boat is fully accessible with a 30 inch manual chair limit.

Call the office today to reserve your spot on one or all of our four trips at 503-362-7998.

Wheelchair Basketball
Oregon PVA has sponsored the annual Capital City Invitational each year in Salem, Oregon. Normally the weekend of Martin Luther King, Jr weekend of January, NWBA DIII teams from the Northwest meet together to compete, and the Junior division is represented as well. Visit our Facebook page at Oregon PVA Basketball. The Oregon PVA has been able to add 3 Basketball chairs through a generous Quality of Life grant from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. www.christopherreeve.org

Quad Rugby
Oregon PVA are proud to have members participate in this sport at the National Veterans Wheelchair Games each year.

National Veterans Wheelchair Games
Each year the Oregon PVA does its best to send as many athletes as we can to participate in this national event. The games offer an opportunity for the members to gather with other athletes and try new activities. Click here for a peek at NVWG event.

Trapshooting
The Oregon PVA trapshooting team is working on qualifying for the National Trapshoot.  With the help of donors and sponsors such as Leupold we are turning the teams dream into a reality. Good luck team!

 

Competitive Sporting Events Oregon PVA is proud to sponsor the OPVA Handcycling Team. Last year the team has participated in 3 major rides. OPVA Member Daniel Watts completed the Group Health Seattle to Portland ride which is a 2 day ride and covers 198 miles.

Sporting Events
Oregon PVA is proud to sponsor athletes in so many different sporting events. Skiing with OAS click here.