disAbled sailOR


Here is a 2 minute video featuring disAbled Sailing of Oregon events, especially Waterfest.  Waterfest is co-sponsred by World Wheelchair Sports and Eugene’s Adaptive Rereation Services.  The 2011 sailing season has been funded by proceeds from the Dance For A Reason Benefit, held January 21, 2011.  Many thanks to the producers, performers, sponsors and attendees of DFAR for keeping the wind in our sails.


Started in 1993 by Geni Morrow, Dance for a Reason is now in its 17th year; this year’s performance features 22 eclectic dance groups and will benefit the disAbled SailOR program of the nonprofit organization World Wheelchair Sports.

Performers: EDGE Swannies, Oregon Ballet Academy, Island Arts, ZAPP, Eugene Youth Ballet, Kings Krew, Urban Pulse, Lane Dance Company, Dac Nooners, Eugene Casineros, Jeanette Frame and Friends, Shape Shifters, the Satellite Project, Saraga, Tribalation, Eugene Modern Dance, Dance Northwest, Bounce Gymnastics, Bailar Dance Studio, Flamenco Chico, Dance (Space) Project, The EDGE

Information: www.danceforareason.com

Below is a  link to a Register Guard article about the event and the sail program.


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