ALL DASA PROGRAMMING IS BEING MODIFIED DUE TO COVID-19.

Events

DASA hosts many events from team competitions and exhibition games to family fun days, fundraisers, races, and more. Every program event and fundraising event has one goal in mind – our athletes’ growth and well-being through sport.

Join us as we cheer for our athletes at games and for the incredible amount of fun and comradery at our programming and fundraising events. And be sure to keep an eye on our calendar for all the latest scheduling.

Our Upcoming Events

Home for the Holidays
December 1, 2020

Strength & Conditioning & Adaptive Yoga on Tuesday & Wednesday evenings. Join us for one, some or all!

Winter ZOOM Jam 2020
December 9, 2020

Come socialize with all your DASA friends, play fitness games, and end the night with a dance party.

Winter Wonderland 2020
December 23, 2020

Join us for a night of winter fun! Snow-themed fitness, a snowflake craft & lots of holiday cheer!

Winter DASA-lympics
January 13, 2021

Everyone loves a little friendly competition! Join us for a night of minute-to-win-it games! Who is going to bring home the gold?!

Annual Texas Hold’em Tournament
February 2021

The Annual DASA Charity Texas Hold'em Tournament benefits DASA Athletes traveling to Junior Nationals each July where they will compete in Archery, Boccia, Swimming, and Track & Field.

DASA Charity Golf Tournament
May 10, 2021

With very heavy hearts, we are CANCELING our Annual Golf Charity Tournament. This was a very tough decision as funding from this major fundraiser supports athletic and therapeutic programs for individuals with physical disabilities, specialized adaptive equipment and team member support.

Mike Bush Fantasy Baseball Camp
2021, Date TBD

Mike Bush Fantasy Baseball Camp is a bit hit! It is a week-long baseball camp for children ages 7-14 who are deaf or hard of hearing. Participants will have opportunities to play baseball and enjoy other activities while meeting new friends!

Camp WeCanDu
June 20-25, 2021

Camp WeCanDu provides an opportunity for local youth with physical disabilities to fully participate in a week-long, traditional summer camp experience.

Sportacular Evening Dinner & Auction
November 6, 2021

The DASA's Annual Sportacular Evening Dinner and Auction raises awareness and funds for individuals with a physical disability.

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DASA Fundraising Events

If you’ve never attended a DASA fundraiser, you’re missing out! We have a spectacular selection of fun dinners, street parties, auctions, wine tastings, Texas Hold ‘Em tournaments, Oktoberfest, and so much more.

Since DASA receives a large amount of its funding from annual fundraising events hosted either by DASA or our great friends and supporters in our local community, these events make it possible for us to help individuals with disabilities improve their quality of life through sports and fitness, build a community of peers, gain independence, and thrive. Without these events and our sponsors, we could not do what we do.

  • Saint Charles Oktoberfest 5k, 10k, & Fun Run
  • Street Party Run of St.Charles
  • Athletes-4-Athletes CrossFit Fundraiser
  • Sportacular Evening Dinner & Auction
  • DASA Charity Texas Hold’em Tournament
  • Golf Tournament
  • Pour Your Hearts Out for DASA (Wine Tasting & BBQ)

Interested in hosting an event benefiting the Disabled Athlete Sports Association? We would love to add another event! Contact us today.

By attending, sponsoring, or hosting DASA events, you’re supporting an entire community of individuals with disabilites and providing a means for a better quality of life through fitness.

Program Events

DASA is proud to host annual specialty program events, including Wacky Water Day, Adaptive Sports Extravaganza, Bikes & Boats, and more. Keep an eye on our events calendar to see what fun activities are coming up next.

Bikes & Boats

Want to bicycle & boat? We’ve got you covered! Whether you love to kayak or ride bikes, both are available for use on these hot summer days on the cool water and trails of Creve Coeur Lake, Tremayne Shelter. These are wonderful, memorable summer days for the whole family. DASA will provide several different Adaptive Cycles to use.

Be sure to join us by clicking on the button to register today!

Wacky Water Day

Sponsored Missouri State Parks and Bodine Toyota, includes a summer day full of fun on the water and a night of camping under the stars!

  • Kayaking & Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Archery
  • Lunch

Following a full day of activities, we will move to the campground to camp overnight. Please bring your own food and equipment. Some tents are available for use on a first come first serve basis…just let us know when you register. Click the link here for more details and to register.

Due to COVID, we do not have a date set for Wacky Water Day. Stay tuned!

Adaptive Sports Extravaganza

Join DASA and adaptive sport vendors for a day of fun! Activities, resources, food, games, vendors, and even the Paralympic Panel will be available all day long.

This is a unique opportunity for people with and without disabilities to try adaptive sports. Bring your family, enjoy the jam-packed day of activities, and help make this event a huge success!

Try numerous adaptive sports:

  • Wheelchair basketball
  • Wheelchair rugby
  • Para powerlifting
  • Handcycling
  • Boccia
  • Power wheelchair soccer
  • Archery
  • Wheelchair obstacle course

Enjoy additional highlights:

  • Kids Corner with face painting, tie-dyeing & more!
  • Bubble Bus
  • Wheelchair Cleaning
  • Lots of Resource Vendors
  • Paralympic Athlete Panel
  • Food for sale at a minimal price

Join us and bring your family and friends for a fun adaptive sports day!

Due to COVID, we do not have a date set for this event. Stay tuned!

Program Events & Competitions

DASA is proud to host several annual tournaments and competitions that bring teams and athletes together from all around the country to compete in their sport, qualify for Jr. Nationals, or head for the Paralympics.

  • Gateway Games
  • Jerry Frick Power Soccer Legacy Challenge
  • Crazy 8s Wheelchair Rugby Tournament
  • Midwest Sled Hockey League Tournament – St. Louis Series

Sponsor & Volunteer

Our fundraisers simply could not happen without the support of our community, sponsors, and volunteers. We are grateful beyond measure and love to see how your help changes our athlete’s lives.

Become a sponsor. To learn more about sponsorship and what it means to be a sponsor, go to our Become a Sponsor page and be sure to contact us to get started.

Become a volunteer. Volunteering at our sporting events, clinics, fundraisers, camps, and other exciting specialty programs is inspiring and fun and leads to a comradery that sparks motivation in all of us to explore our diffabilities. Learn how to become a volunteer on our Volunteer page and follow the simple steps.

If you have any questions or want to get started helping today, contact our team and let’s do this!

We would love to learn more about your fitness needs and how DASA can help, please do not hesitate to reach out!



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