ASRAB has some fun events and programs coming up this season! Check them out below:
Sight Night Calgary
Come and enjoy some light activity and social interaction by joining ASRAB’s walking club this winter!
The next walk will be Saturday, November 9th which is one week before sight night Calgary! We will be walking the same route as the sight night 3k walk to prepare for the big day!
After sight night, ASRAB will be moving walking club indoors! Stay warm and active this winter and join in on the fun.
When: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. on the following dates:
Saturday, November 9, 2019 (Eau Claire)
Saturday, November 23, 2019 (Max Bell)
Saturday, November 30, 2019 (Max Bell)
Saturday, December 7, 2019 (Max Bell)
Saturday, December 14, 2019 (Max Bell)
Saturday, November 9th will be at Eau Claire Market in preparation for sight night Calgary. We will meet in the food court and go to the walk from there. 200 Barclay Parade SW #202, Calgary, AB T2P 4R5.
Saturday, November 23rd, 30th December 7th, 14th will be at Max Bell Center 001 Barlow Trail SE, Calgary, AB T2E 6S2
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Ages: All ages
Registration: Please register by e-mailing Program.Calgary@asrab.ab.ca with participants age, name and phone number.
sight night Calgary Reminder!
A FUN RUN AFTER DARK…
Please join us once again in lighting up the night along the Bow River Pathway for the ninth annual Calgary sight night, presented by Flaman Fitness! This year’s event offers a 5K or 8K run or a 3K run or walk; where sighted and visually impaired participants will light up the night together with their “sight night lights” and enthusiasm as they raise awareness, support and funding for Alberta’s visually impaired athletes.We encourage you to sign up as an individual or as a team and tell your friends, family and co-workers about this unique run/walk experience.
When: Saturday, November 16, 2019
Where: Eau Claire Market located at 200 Barclay Parade SW
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Ages: All ages!
Please register by clicking on the below link:
We are Pleased to Introduce Ruby Soliman as the Honorary Chair of sight night Calgary 2019!
Ruby is an ASRAB goalball athlete, and recently won a bronze medal with her team competing at the 2019 Parapan Am Games in Lima, Peru. To read her biography please click on the link below:
Yoga is a spiritual discipline that uses breath control, relaxation techniques, simple meditation, and the adoption of specific bodily postures to increase overall body health. Learn the techniques to a better mind, body and soul through yoga! Sign up for the Tuesday or the Friday classes starting in October.
When: Tuesdays and Fridays
November 12,19,26 8,15,22,29
* Please note there will be a double class on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 where the Friday class is welcome to come at 12:00 p.m. after the first class.
Where: Bridgeland Riverside Community Association located at 917 Centre Ave NE, Calgary, AB T2E 0C6
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Ages: Adults (18+)
Registration Fee: $25.00
Registration Details: Please register by e-mailing Program.Calgary@asrab.ab.ca with participants age, name and phone number.
Programs Provided by Other Organizations
Learn Para Alpine Sports with Rocky Mountain Sport Adaptive!
With the incredible support from the Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities and the Para Sport Jumpstart Fund, RMA is providing 4 FREE Para Alpine Try It Camps at the beautiful Sunshine Village Ski Resort, in Banff, Alberta. These are designed for guests who are new to skiing or sit skiing.
Nov 23 & 24, or Dec 7 & 8, 2019,
Feb 15 & 16 or Apr 25 & 26, 2020
*Transportation, accommodation, personal care, food, beverages, or clothing are not provided
Registration: To register click HERE
Kick off the Winter by Joining the Indoor Para Soccer Program with ACPSA!
Dates: Sunday’s – October 27, November 3, 17, 24 December 1 & 8.
Location: Repsol Sports Centre
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $72.00 and ACPSA Membership
Registration: To sign up, please go to www.acpsa.ca
Join the City of Calgary’s FREE Recreation Multisport Program for Youth with Disabilities Featuring Goalball!
This FREE exciting multisport program is for youth ages 10 – 17 years who have a disability to build confidence and competence so that they may continue to be active for life! Friends and siblings ages 10 – 17 are also invited to register. Accessible transportation is available by D.R.E.A.M.S and sports equipment will be provided at no extra charge.
Please click on the link below to learn more:
Village Square Adapted Fitness Classes
Register in something new this fall and experience adapted fitness classes offered at Village Square. Classes include Boxercise, Dance Aerobics, Drumming, Floor Curling and Water Polo! To register call (403) 268- 3800. Please find the schedule of the classes below:
Please note to participate in any of the above ASRAB programs, an updated ASRAB Membership Form must be completed along with the $15.00 membership fee. Please click on the following link to register and pay online or download the form: