Adaptive Sports Equipment

RESNA Standards Committee on Adaptive Sports Equipment (ASE) 

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Next Meeting

Adaptive Sports Equipment will meet 01 December 2016, 5:30pm-7:00pm Mountain Time in conjunction with the Hartford Ski Spectacular hosted by the Disabled Sports USA at the Beaver Run Resort in Breckenridge, Colorado (www.skispec.org/).  Please contact Peter Axelson or Yvonne Meding for information on how to participate. 

Officers

Photo of Peter AxelsonChair: Peter Axelson
Beneficial Designs, Inc.
peter@beneficialdesigns.com

 

Vice Chair: Sid Roslund
National Ski Areas Association
sidr@nsaa.org

These standards affect users and organizations representing the technical needs of persons with mobility impairments including, Adaptive Sports Equipment Suppliers, Adaptive Ski Programs, Assistive Technology Practitioners, manufacturers of Sit-skis, Mono-skis and Bi-skis (SMBs), and researchers, designers and test laboratories of SMBs.

Work Program

RESNA ASE-1 Adaptive Sports Equipment Volume 1: Winter Sports Equipment

This standard includes requirements and test methods for adaptive sports equipment. Currently, the standard contains one section addressing adaptive winter sports equipment (sit-skis, mono-skis, and bi-skis). Additional sections pertaining to other types of adaptive sports equipment will be developed and incorporated with future revisions. The standard includes the following section:

Section 1: Requirements and test methods for sit-skis, mono-skis and bi-skis

ISO Related Activities

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