August 13, 2012
The UA Adaptive Athletics Program is sending seven athletes to the London 2012 Paralympic Games. While this program has been well represented over the years at the Games, this year we send our highest number of athletes to compete.
Congratulations to the following UA Paralympians:
Zach Abbott, UA Junior, 100 and 200 meters
Bryan Barten, UA alumnus and head coach of the UA wheelchair tennis and rugby teams, Wheelchair Tennis
Jordan Bird, UA Junior, 400 and 800 meters
Tanner Gers, UA Junior, Sprint and Triple jump
Adam Kellerman, UA Sophomore, Wheelchair Tennis representing Australia
Jen Poist, UA Pharmacy Student, Women's Wheelchair Basketball
Noah Yablong, 2012 UA Alumnus, Wheelchair Tennis
To read more about UA Paralympians, please read Paralympics Added to Resume via Arizona Daily Star.
To learn more about the Paralympics, please visit the Official Website of the Paralympic Games.