October 04, 2014
SPORTSABILITY, THE PREMIER EVENT OF THE FLORIDA DISABLED OUTDOORS ASSOCIATION (FDOA)
Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park
Date: Saturday, October 4, 2014. From 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
SportsAbility, the premier event of the Florida Disabled Outdoors Association (FDOA), enhances the lives of people of all abilities by promoting active living. SportsAbility provides first-hand access to recreation and active leisure, resources and demonstrations. The program is designed to encourage participation regardless of age or ability level.
Activities include water activities such as the ever popular sit water skiing. In addition, kayaking, pontoon boat rides, a nature trail ride, fish casting, bocce, and much more will be available for people with disabilities to participate with their family and friends.
Free shuttle from Croskey Center to Paynes Prairie. Pickup 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. / Return: 3:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.
The first 100 people to register online at fdoa.org enter a drawing for Gatorland tickets. Register at Florida Disabled Outdoor Association.
For more information about FDOA or SportsAbility, email FDOA or call 850-201-2944 or 352-401-3916.
Download the flyer: SportsAbility (PDF - 0.33KB)
Fees: This event is free.
Contact: For more information about FDOA or SportsAbility, contact FDOA at 850-201-2944 or 352-401-3916.
Directions: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park is located 10 miles south of Gainesville, in Micanopy, on the east side of US 441.
Coming from the north on I-75: Take exit 374, the Micanopy exit, and turn left at the end of the exit ramp. You will then be traveling east on CR 234. Stay on this road 1.4 miles until it intersects with US 441. Turn left onto 441 and go 0.6 miles to Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park (on the right).
Coming from the south on I-75: Take exit 374, the Micanopy exit, and turn right at the end of the exit ramp. You will then be traveling east on CR 234. Stay on this road 1.4 miles until it intersects with US 441. Turn left onto 441 and go about 0.6 miles to Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park (on the right).