GLASA Cornhole Tournament!

The Young Professionals Board of the Great Lakes Adaptive Sports Association is hosting its 1st annual Cornhole Tournament. Enjoy a summer afternoon with friends while raising money for Adaptive sports programming and competing in bags tournament for great prizes including Cubs tickets and more. The event ticket includes 3-hour open beer tap and tasty appetizers. […]

FREE Powerlifting Level 1 Certification Course

Adapt2Achieve, an initiative by Disabled Sports USA to strengthen the nationwide adaptive sports movement, is teaming up with GLASA to offer a free Powerlifting Level 1 Certification Course on Saturday February 25, 2017 from 8:30-5:00pm at Embassy Suites-North Shore/Deerfield located at 1445 Lake Cook Rd. in Deerfield, IL.  This course is open to new and […]

Six GLASA Swimmers Compete at IHSA State Finals

Six GLASA swimmers competed at the Illinois High School Association Swimming and Diving State Finals November 18-19, 2016. Congratulations to Ana Kohout (Sr.- Lake Forest High School), Julia Tanna (Fr.-Lake Forest High School), MacKenzie Strong (Fr.- Mundelein High School), Sophia Vilim (Jr. – Jones College Prep High School), Aubrey Headon (So. – Rochelle Township High […]

Nine Team GLASA Athletes Named All-Americans

GLASA is  proud to announce that 9 athletes from Team GLASA were selected as 2016 U.S. Paralympics Track & Field High School All-Americans! Congratulations to our Illinois athletes Amanda Malawski, Aubrey Headon, Brian Nelson, and Jacob Zalewski. We also congratulate our other Team GLASA members Jessica Heims, 2016 Paralympian-Iowa, Lauren Gates-Colorado, Margaret Beaudoin and Noah […]

RESULTS: GLASA’s Paralympic Athletes

RESULTS: GLASA’s Paralympic Athletes The 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio have come to an end and Great Lakes Adaptive Sports Association (GLASA) could not be more proud of Team USA’s coaches and athletes. Several GLASA athletes represented us on the world stage! Sam Grewe, 18 years old of Middleton IN, made his Paralympic debut in […]