A major FIVB beach volleyball tournament is being staged this week in Qinzhou, China, and among the players representing the USA is RSG! Olympian Nicole Branagh. The competition is the first event to employ a new test rule that the block does not count as a touch. That will allow for three contacts after the block. The FIVB said it hopes to lengthen rallies and that will help grow the … [Read more...] about RSG!’s Branagh Competing in China
Ready, Set, Gold! Olympian David Kimes received his sport’s highest honor last month when he was inducted into the USA Shooting Hall of Fame in Colorado Springs, Colo. The marksman was a six-time World Team member from 1966 thru 1986, and also competed in the Pan Am Games. He is the only U.S. shooter to win an individual World Championship (1974) in which he set a world record, and he then … [Read more...] about RSG! Olympian David Kimes Enters Shooting Hall of Fame
Ready, Set, Gold! congratulates Los Angeles on officially being named host city for the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games following yesterday's vote during the IOC session in Lima, Peru. The work begins now, and Ready, Set, Gold! is poised to be an integral player in the Southern California Olympic movement. 11 years will go by quickly. … [Read more...] about The Olympics Are Coming!
RSG! Paralympian Katy Sullivan just completed a starring role as one of the lead actors in the play “Cost of Living,” at the Manhattan Theater Club in New York. She portrays the loudmouthed Ani, who loses her legs in a car accident. In July, Katy was featured in a New York Times article on the various challenges that disabled actors encounter on and off the stage. The story tells how Ms. … [Read more...] about RSG!’s Sullivan Featured in Times Article
The documentary RED WHITE BLACK & BLUE ODYSSEY hits theaters August 15. The film chronicles the ICEF Rugby Program in South Los Angeles, as head coach and founder Stuart Krohn brings the sport of rugby to Inner City high school boys and girls, taking them around the world to compete against international teams. Check out the trailer by clicking here. … [Read more...] about ICEF Rugby Program Featured in New Doc
As a young child, I remember seeing a Boy Scout stop to help a little old lady, with a cane, cross the street. My mother told me that that was the right thing for people to do. That is just what the ADA does, and that is just part of why it is wonderful. July 26, 2017 marks the 27th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). We are all growing older and over 37 million people in … [Read more...] about A Special Message from CDP Disabilities Caucus Chair Hene Kelly on today’s anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act