Great Lakes Games


The 2020 Great Lakes Games went virtual! 

Sessions were from June 9-14, 2020. Here are the recordings:


Interested in learning more?  Click HERE for the contact information for the panelists.



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The Great Lakes Games, hosted by the Great Lakes Adaptive Sports Association (GLASA), is a multi-day competition that provides a continuum of competition for the developmental to the elite paralympic athlete.  Athletes must meet classification standards for those who have a physical, visual or intellectual disability. 

Competitions will include Archery, Powerlifting, Boccia, Swimming and Track and Field.  Air Rifles competition is also included, but will be held on a different weekend (May 28, 2020).


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GLASA extends a warm welcome to all new and past competitors, including our international athletes.  This is a top-level competition and a wonderful experience for athletes, family members, coaches, volunteers, and spectators.  Do not hesitate to contact us if we can assist you in any way.

Cindy Housner Games Director/GLASA Founder and Executive Director [email protected]




The Great Lakes Games is a qualifier for athletes ages 7 to those under 23 for Adaptive Sports, USA Junior Nationals being held in Denver, CO. Visit for more information.

Venue support by Lake Forest High School and Niles West High School:

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