Adaptable, Accessible, Fun For All
The WELL is committed to providing access to ALL students of Sacramento State. All-In-Recreation or AIR is an opportunity for ALL to get involved and to get active together. Inclusion is a philosophy that we at The WELL embrace; Inclusion is going beyond having an accessible facility by actively supporting the participation of people with and without disabilities.
The AIR program provides the opportunity for students of all abilities to participate in adaptive sports and recreational programs, and also works to provide accommodations for students with disabilities to engage in other services offered by The WELL.
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Wheelchair Basketball Tournament
Registration is now open for AIR's Wheelchair Basketball Tournament! This tournament is open to anyone and everyone. Games are 4 on 4. Teams have a 4 person minimum, and an 8 person maximum. There will only be an Open league for this tournament. Open leagues do not have any gender requirements or restrictions, they are open to any gender combination you choose.
Date/Time of Tournament: Games will begin on Friday, Nov. 4th at 4:00pm. Teams will receive three pool-play games between 4pm-7pm and then the top teams will advance to playoffs. Their third pool-play game will be on Saturday starting at 10:30am, with playoffs beginning on Saturday around noon. Playoffs will be single-elimination tournament. Every team is guaranteed at least four games.
Free Agents: Athletes without a team, but still wanting to participate, are encouraged to register as a Free Agent either online or sign up in person at the IM Resource Center in The WELL, Monday-Thursday between 5:00 pm - 10pm.
Programs and Events
Checkout our AIR events for Fall 2016!
- Wheelchair Basketball
September 2nd-December 9th, 1:00-4:00 PM
The WELL Gym Box
Wheelchair basketball is a Paralympic sport played in competitive games ranging from one on one games to teams of five on five. Wheelchair basketball is the number one adaptive sport in the world. The rules of basketball and wheelchair basketball are very much alike; the most noticeable difference being that you have to bounce the ball on the court after every two pushes of your wheelchair.
Dates and Times TBA
Goalball is a Paralympic sport for athletes who have visual impairments. Goalball is a team sport, where the objective is to roll a large ball with a bell inside past the opposing team into their goal. All participants are blindfolded and required to wear blacked out ski goggles. No talking is permitted as to better hear the ball during play.
- Beep Kickball/Softball
October 6th, 4:00-6:00 PM
November 21st, 3:00-5:00 PM
The WELL Lawn (South Greens)
Beep softball/kickball is an adaptive sport played by people who have visually impairments. This sport is very similar to standard softball/kickball with a few notable exceptions. Most noticeably, certain positions will require the player to be blindfolded. Players use their sense of hearing to locate the ball and bases, which beep to inform players of where they are.
- Sit Volleyball
September 21st, 5:00-8:00 PM
October 19th, 5:00-8:00 PM
The WELL Gym Box
Sit volleyball is an adaptive sport played with the volleyball net lowered. The participants are asked to sit on the floor as they serve and hit the volleyball back and forth across the net.
- Adaptive Climbing
September 29th, 5:00-8:00 PM
October 25th, 5:00-8:00 PM
The WELL Climbing Wall
The climbing wall at The WELL provides adaptive climbing for participants who need accommodations. We have adaptive equipment that allows participants to climb the wall without the use of their legs. AIR also provides scheduled adaptive climbing dates and times for people of all abilities to use the adaptive equipment and challenge themselves in new ways. However, accommodations for adaptive climbing are provided during open climbing hours if needed.