Adaptive Ice Skating

Gabriela Žilková Hrázská

Abstract

The article deals with adaptive ice skating for people with healthy disabilities. The work presents the health benefits of adaptive ice skating, some of the organizations that carry adaptive ice skating programs, as well as assistive products suitable for the training. Also, discussed was the basic characteristics of training of disabled people and highlighted some of its specifics.

Keywords

adaptive skating; healthy disability; skating practice; assistive products suitable for the adaptive skating

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https://doi.org/10.5817/StS2011-1-18


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