OHSAA Wheelchair Track and Field Division

OHSAA includes students with disabilities at the State Track and Field Meet each year.  Events include:

  • Boys and Girls
  • 100, 400 and 800 meter wheelchair events
  • Shot Put

Eligibility information can be found here. Overview:

  • Academically eligible students with a physical impairment are permitted to participate (not restricted to wheelchair users).
  • Coaches must fill out an “Adapted Sports Verification Form.”
  • Each event has a time/distance requirement that must be met in order to attend the State Meet.
  • Students are required to use a racing wheelchair.

Equipment: ASPO has a limited number of racing wheelchairs available on loan for students who wish to participate.  Guidelines apply. Participation in a regional training is required.  Regional Training Information is posted here: http://adaptivesportsohio.org/regional-trainings.

Coaches: ASPO’s regional trainings provide a complete overview of wheelchair racing and coaching. Regional Training Information is posted here: http://adaptivesportsohio.org/regional-trainings.

For additional assistance email: info@adaptivesportsohio.org or call 330-985-0085.