AMI-audio is proud to celebrate the impact of The Steadward Centre and honour the accomplishments made by children, youth and adults at the Centre by broadcasting live from the Gala celebration on Thursday, June 21 at 6:30 p.m. ET, 4:30 p.m. MT.
Located in the heart of Edmonton at the University of Alberta, The Steadward Centre for Personal & Physical Achievement is an internationally acclaimed disability research Centre supporting the sport and fitness goals of people experiencing disability with effective, research-based, sport, physical activity and athlete development programs that promote health and well-being.
Originally known as the Research and Training Centre for Athletes with Disabilities, The Centre was founded by Dr. Robert Steadward in 1978. It was originally developed to provide athletes with physical disabilities and their coaches, with technical information in the areas of sport, fitness and training. The Centre also provided a well-equipped training facility for the athletes.
Beginning at 6:30 p.m. ET, 4:30 p.m. MT, tune in for interviews with organizers and those who have supported and benefited from The Steadward Centre. Plus, stay tuned for special appearances by Rick Hansen, Chantal Petitclerc, Todd Nicholson and many more.
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