Sports For The Handicap


Sports keep us physically strong and provide the mental peace and strength to face challenges of daily life. Handicap sports are sports for the handicap people. Through sports they can show their talent and the will to overcome physical barriers. There are many instances of the handicapped playing with artificial legs, racing and running beyond expectations.

Disabled sports events are conducted in many parts of the US and the world. In these sports activities, disabled people with adaptive equipment play all sorts of sports. These include racing, cycling, hurdles, polo, golf, chess, badminton, hockey, football, and skiing. The Paralympics is the Olympic of handicap sports events. Here the disabled players from all corners of the world come to get together and participate competitively.

The adaptive equipments help them to play the game with some comfort. But they still have to endure the pain and train hard in order to participate. It’s not easy playing with an artificial limb and the real champion is the spirit of courage and determination shown by such sportsmen.