SportsAbility Expo in Tallahassee, FL
April 19-20, 2024

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PRE-REGISTRATION CLOSES ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17TH.
IF YOU DO NOT REGISTER BEFORE THEN, YOU WILL BE ABLE TO REGISTER ONSITE AT THE EVENT.

REGISTRATION for
sportsabiility 2024
Group registration FORM (pdf)

 If you would like the group registration form as a Word document, please email us at [email protected]
This event is FREE, but EVERYONE must register - Participants, Family & Friends, Volunteers, Activity Providers, Exhibitors, The Easter Bunny, etc!

Sponsorship / Booth Info
SportsAbility Video
SportsAbility 2024 Poster
Information for Volunteers
Thank our 2023 Sponsors
Información en español


ABOUT SportsAbility

SportsAbility enhances the lives of people with disabilities by promoting active living and providing first-hand access to resources and activities designed to encourage participation regardless of age or ability level. People are able to try everything from sit water-skiing to rock wall climbing, martial arts and much more!

Participants of all abilities learn about the value of recreation and active leisure for everyone – especially people with disabilities. People discover the latest in equipment, trends, and resources. SportsAbility provides an opportunity for people to network with people with disabilities, resource providers, and community organizations. There is NO CHARGE to participants thanks to our generous sponsors.

SPORTSABILITY 2024 GOLD SPONSORS
                        
                

SPORTSABILITY 2024 SILVER SPONSORS 
Big Bend Transit logo
    

SPORTSABILITY 2024 BRONZE SPONSORS
Tallahassee Orthopedic Clinic
ABLE United
FAAST
Hoch Health and Wellness
Centre Point Health and Rehab
Southern Trailriders Association
Dermatology Associates Tallahassee and EltaMD

RESOURCE EXPO AND INDOOR ACTIVITIES – FREE

April 19, 2024
444 Appleyard Blvd., Tallahassee, FL 32304
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Attendees are encouraged and welcome to learn about new products and try fun activities!
Information booths on the latest in products, active leisure programs and services for people with disabilities.
HANDS-ON ACTIVE LEISURE OPPORTUNITIES, such as:
  • Tennis
  • Sit Volleyball
  • Beanbag Toss
  • Parachute Play
  • Interactive Fishing 
  • Fitness Station
  • Archery
  • and more!
There will also be a presentation from our Keynote Speaker: Representative Allison Tant

Professional headshot of Representative Allison Tant

Representative Allison Tant currently serves as the Representative of District 9 in the Florida House of Representatives which includes Leon, Jefferson and Madison Counties. Along with being a State Representative, Allison is the Founder of Independence Landing, an innovative and affordable housing option for adults with a range of Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities and is the Founding Chair Emeritus for KEYS (Keys to Exceptional Youth Success), a scholarship program for students with disabilities. During her tenure with KEYS, she worked to establish several programs for Big Bend residents including the TCC Eagle Connections program, the SOAR job certification program at Lively Technical College and a state-recognized ACE Summer Institute teaching life, social, independence & job skills, all for students with disabilities. She also serves as an Advisory Board member of the Florida Center for Students with Unique Abilities.

Food options: Lunch will be provided for exhibitors and performers only. There is also a food court next to the TCC Lifetime Sports Complex.

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Outdoor Day – FREE

April 20, 2024
10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Additional Transportation: Buses depart from CK Steele Plaza in Tallahassee to Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park at 9:00 am and 10:00 am. Buses return to CK Steele Plaza at 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm


 Big Bend Transit sponsors transportation to Alfred B. Maclay Gardens and transportation to activities within the park.

Sit Water-skiing

The OUTDOOR day provides the opportunity for people to try outdoor activities, such as:
  • Rock Wall Climbing
  • Sit Water-skiing
  • Pontoon Boat Rides
  • Adaptive Biking
  • Nature Trail Rides
  • Bocce
  • Lawn Fishing
  • Horseback Riding (Must be under 200 lbs.)
  • Bean Bag Toss
  • HoverBall
  • Fishing Lawn Games
  • Lunch * Hot Dogs and beverage (provided at no charge)
  • Music

SUNSCREEN WILL BE PROVIDED TO PARTICIPANTS AT THE EVENT, COURTESY OF

  

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HOST HOTEL INFORMATION
Traveling to Tallahassee for the SportsAbility Expo? 
Make a reservation at our Host Hotel: 
Holiday Inn Tallahassee Capitol East Universities, 2003 Appalachee Parkway, Tallahassee, FL 32301 
Use this booking link for a $109 room rate! SportsAbility Expo Holiday Inn Room Block