Winter Park is home to the
US National Sports Centre
for the Disabled (NSCD).
Its the world's leading centre for teaching
skiing and snowboarding for people with disabilities. People are
placed with instructors trained to teach those with a specific
disability, whether it be blindness, one leg, no legs or paralysis!
40 disabilities are catered for.
As well as full-time instructors, there are 1,000
volunteers, trained to help in the programme.
Its important to book ahead so that a suitable
instructor is available.
The NSCD can also help with travel and accommodation.