2018 AzDS Events

Duck & Run Golf Classic

Legends Golf Course                                                                        April 27, 2018

Movie in the Ballpark

Come join us for a night of fun with a movie at the Hohokam Stadium! All athletes registered with AzDS and Mesa Adaptive Programs are invited, as well as their families. We will present two athlete awards, the Volunteer of the Year, and Coach of the Year. Snow cones, popcorn, and water will be provided. 

Location: Hohokam Stadium 1235 N. Center St, Mesa AZ
Date: 2018 Date TBD
Time: TBD

Ability Ball

Join us on October 6, 2018, for our annual fundraising event!  Enjoy dinner and music along with both silent and live auctions as we celebrate the year's athletes accomplishments.

Location: Phoenix Marriott Mesa, 200 N Centennial Way, Mesa
Date: October 6, 2018
Time: 5:00pm


2018 Events for Team Mesa

(Individuals with intellectual disabilities)

Four Peaks Area Basketball & Cheerleading  Competition
Location: TBD
Date: Saturday, February 17, 2018
Time: TBD

Four Peaks Area Basketball Skills
Location: Broadway Recreation Center, 59 E Broadway Road, Mesa 85210
Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Four Peaks Area Track & Field Competition
Location: TBD
Date: Friday, April 13 & Saturday, April 14, 2018
Time: TBD

20th Annual "You Look Marvelous" Fashion Show
Date: Saturday, May 12, 2018
Location: Chandler Center for the Arts- 250 N. Arizona Ave, Chandler AZ
Time: 4:30pm-8:00pm (Dinner at 5:00pm and show starts at 7:00pm)

Two ways to help!  Please return by April 23, 2018:

To find out more about the workshops and to participate in this opportunity, please click this button:

Four Peaks Area Swimming Competition
September, 2018 - Information to be updated when this event is scheduled

Four Peaks Area Bocce Tournament
October, 2018 - Information to be updated when this event is scheduled

Four Peaks Area Golf Tournament
October, 2018 - Information to be updated when this event is scheduled

Four Peaks Area Bowling Tournament
November, 2018 - Information to be updated when this event is scheduled

Four Peaks Area Soccer Tournament
December, 2018 - Information to be updated when this event is scheduled

Visit the Four Peaks Area website for a calendar of events in which the Team Mesa athletes may compete, as well as the Special Olympics Arizona website for a calendar of state-wide competitions.


2018 Events for Arizona Heat

(Involving individuals with physical disabilities)

6th Annual SportsFest- Track, Field & Archery
Location: Mesa High School, 1630 E. Southern Ave, Mesa
Date: Saturday, January 27, 2018
Time: 9:00am-12:00pm
Check out the sports of track, field, and archery for athletes with physical disabilities at this one day fun event. 

Skiable Adaptive Alpine Experience
Location: Flagstaff, AZ
Dates: Saturday, February 11 through Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Time: Full Day (9:30am-3:30pm)/ Half Day (9:30am-12pm or 1pm-3:30pm)
This program provides an opportunity for beginner, intermediate, and advanced skiers to enjoy the freedom and thrill of the downhill sport. 

Power Soccer League Days
Location: Broadway Recreation Center, 59 E Broadway Rd, Mesa AZ
Date: Saturday & Sunday, February 17 & 18, 2018
Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm

Desert Challenge Games
Location: Arizona State University, Kino Aquatic Center, and Papago Archery Range
Dates: Thursday, June 14 through Sunday, June 17, 2018
Multi-sport event including track, field, archery, swimming, and air gun and rifle that is open to athletes with physical disabilities to participate. National and international athletes are welcome to come and compete in this multiple day event. Check out the event website for more details: www.desertchallengegames.com.

Pedal N' Paddle
Location: Tempe Town Lake Marina
Date: October 20, 2018
Time: 10:00am-2:00pm
Arizona Disabled Sports is proud to partner with Arizona Dragon Boat Association for another fun year of Pedal N' Paddle! This event is open to any individual with a physical disability or visual impairment and friends and family can register as well. We will have kayaking, cycling, and dragon boat racing again this year! Come out and join us for food and fun!

El Tour de Tucson
Location: Tucson, AZ
Date: Saturday, November 17th, 2018
Time: 7:00am
El Tour is a fun adventure ride for cyclists of all ages and abilities ranging from novice, intermediate, advanced, and professional riders. Here is the website for additional information: www.perimeterbicyling.com/el-tour-de-tucson/

West Coast Conference Bid Regional Junior Wheelchair Basketball Tournament
Location: Broadway Recreation Center & Eagles Community Center
Date: December 1-2, 2018
Time: TBD
AzDS will welcome teams from across the West Coast for the regional tournament. 

Holiday Bowling Tournament
Location: AMF Mesa Lanes, 2115 E. Southern Ave, Mesa
Date: Saturday, December 9th, 2017
Time: 12:00pm-4:00pm

 Four Peaks Area

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