Summer

cyclist in a recumbent bike

We ain’t done yet!

Written by Dave Nichols I can’t believe it. Labor Day has already come and gone, so too have the summer programs offered by Oregon Adaptive Sports. College football is here! And Head football coach of the Oregon State Beavers Jonathan Smith says “we ain’t done yet”. Neither is OAS! This month OAS is assisting with […]

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Dave riding the Ice Full Fat recumbent trike

Comparing the Different Types Adaptive Mountain Bikes at OAS

Compiled by: Dave Nichols Are you ready for some fun? Come biking this summer with OAS. They have the experience, equipment and the know-how to get you past obstacles along the way and return you safely.😊 OAS is building a fleet of bikes for the trails or for the roads suited for all types of […]

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Dave kayaking on Hosmer Lake

10 reasons to participate this summer with OAS!

by David Nichols, May 24th, 2022 Hello, my name is Dave Nichols. Four years ago, I suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) while rock climbing near Leavenworth, Washington. As a result of my fall, I struggle greatly with my balance, mobility, and coordination. In spite of these challenges, Oregon Adaptive Sports (OAS) has allowed me […]

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duo on tandem bike cycling along paved road through ponderosa forest

Take Care Out There – featuring OAS Board Member Bruce Creager

As part of ongoing partnerships with local, regional, and statewide destination marketing organizations like Travel Oregon, we were incredibly excited when Visit Central Oregon and Discover Your Forest reached out to OAS to contribute to the “Take Care Out There” educational video series that helps to inform visitors to public lands in Central Oregon responsibility […]

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adaptive mountain biker supported by volunteers

Volunteer this summer with OAS!

With continued modifications and precautions, OAS is excited to offer a full slate of summer programs and welcome returning and NEW volunteers to help our community continue to breakdown barriers to the outdoors.  OAS is also seeking “behind the scenes” support with equipment maintenance, administrative, and fundraising volunteer opportunities.  Read below on how to sign […]

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group of folks in kayaks on sparks lake grouped together holding onto each other's boats and smiling for photo

Countdown to Winter – Summer Equipment Storage

by Matt Porter OAS Staff Hello OAS community! As we transition somewhat abruptly into winter, here are some thoughts on what to do to store your summer gear for next season. Note: This is not an all inclusive list of gear care steps, you are taking the responsibility to do your own research on proper […]

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