Ability Center Sponsors the 22nd Annual National Disabled Water Ski Championships and Lends a Helping Hand

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Ability Center, a trusted name in the mobility industry, has today announced the company will be sponsoring the 22nd Annual National Disabled Water Ski Championships in Elk Grove, CA, and providing transportation for the event.

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Ability Center, one of the nation’s leading wheelchair van and mobility dealers, has today announced their sponsorship of the 22nd Annual National Disabled Water Ski Championships. The championships will be held at Shortline Lake in Elk Grove, California and will run from August 23 through the 25th.

Athletes competing in this amazing event include amputees, quadriplegics, paraplegics, visually impaired athletes, disabled veterans and many others. Sit skis and optional courses are available as well.

There will be three main events during the two-day competition. Disabled athletes will compete in the jump, slalom and trick events. The winners of the championships will form the US Disabled Water Ski Team headed to Italy in 2013, where they will seek a third consecutive world team title.

The first day of the event is actually dedicated to water ski clinics and qualifiers. USA Water Ski Coach Matthew Oberholtz will provide both intermediate and advanced skiers with clinics to help qualify them for the rest of the event. Only 10 skiers from each clinic will be qualified to compete, and preregistration is required.

After two days of competition, there will be an awards banquet on August 25th. Medals will be awarded to the winners, and the lineup for the 2013 US Disabled Water Ski Team that will compete in Italy will be announced afterward.

Ability Center is proud to be a part of this amazing event. The company will be providing transportation vehicles outfitted with the latest in mobility equipment in sponsorship of the event. Athletes will be able to enjoy safe, comfortable, convenient transportation in a variety of modern wheelchair vans.

There are still sponsorship opportunities available! To help sponsor the 2012 Disabled Water Ski National Championships, please make checks payable to W.S.D.A. and send to USA Water Ski, Attention: Bobby Razor, 1251 Holy Cow Road, Polk City, FL 33868-8200.

For more information, contact Matthew Oberholtz, 530.990.3331 or email at obeskischool(at)yahoo.com. To find out more about Ability Center, visit http://www.AbilityCenter.com.

About Ability Center: Ability Center was founded in 1994, with just a few technicians. Since that time, the company has grown to more than 70 professionals in more than six locations across the US. Today, Ability Center provides benefits for more than 10,000 people with mobility challenges per year, offering compassion, knowledge and understanding.

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