Gillian's Story

10/11/16 at 01:11 PM Summer, crested butte

Ask Gillian Roberts whether she thinks she’s brave for tying into a rope and climbing up a rock and she’ll tell you it’s no more remarkable than other challenges she faces every day.

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2016 Crested Butte Open

08/18/16 at 10:23 AM

 The Adaptive Sports Center held the 21st annual Crested Butte Open August 7 - 8 and the event was the most successful in our history!

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Chasing Waterfalls

08/15/16 at 10:30 AM Summer, hiking

There are many reasons why I wouldn’t recommend a June backpacking trip in the desert: hot temperatures, scorching sun and black flies. There are also many more reasons why I would recommend...

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Adaptive Sports "Heals the Spirit" of...

07/06/15 at 04:25 PM Staci Bradbury

Shouts and cheers filled the air as James Tarantella deftly scrambled to the top of a slanted rock wall in a bright orange helmet, mere seconds after beginning his ascent.

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Veteran Finds PTSD Relief in Adaptive...

01/15/15 at 12:10 PM Staci Bradbury skiing, ice climbing, veteran, PTSD, LAVA, Los Angeles Veteran's Association

After a massive panic attack, adaptive sports helped one veteran reclaim his life.

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Five Tips for Writing About People with...

01/13/15 at 04:20 PM Staci Bradbury disability, disability etiquette, style guide, referring to people with disabilities

Here's our comprehensive guide to written disability etiquette for everyone from bloggers to journalists.

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A Return to Skiing

01/06/15 at 03:00 PM Staci Bradbury crested butte, Sara Fischer, multiple schlerosis, tethers, stand-up outriggers, ABC studios

Sara Fischer stared up at the sky passing by as ski patrol took her flat on her back down the longest run in North America.

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Mountain High Music Festival

01/05/15 at 03:10 PM Staci Bradbury crested butte, Mountain High Music Festival

The writing cabin at Dean Dillon’s ranch in Gunnison, Colorado only has one rule: there are no rules.

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Adaptive Bikes Bring "Independence and...

12/29/14 at 03:30 PM Staci Bradbury biking, off-road, crested butte

On a dark, rainy night in the mountains of Colorado — the kind that knocks out cell phone service and turns trails to mud — a lone figure bumped over roots and bushes, carving a new path...

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Nature Photography

07/11/14 at 02:40 PM Admin User

In the spirit of the Wildflower Festival, Adaptive Sports set up a photography day with a group from the Hospital for Special Surgeries in New York City.

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#5: Ride to Work

06/24/14 at 01:10 PM Admin User biking, Summer, events, crested butte, bucket list

Last week I created a list of five things I wanted to accomplish while here in Crested Butte. Today I attempted number 5; ride my bike to work.

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My Summer Bucket List

06/17/14 at 10:00 AM Admin User biking, Summer, crested butte, hiking, bucket list

I am a rookie when it comes to mountain life. This summer I vow to check everything off this bucket list and live the mountain life to the fullest!

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What We Can't Live Without

06/11/14 at 12:50 PM Admin User

Being a part of the Adaptive team means being part of a very tight knit group.

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Bridges Of The Butte - June 28-29

04/24/14 at 05:09 PM Admin User

The Bridges Of The Butte 24-Hour Bike Tour presented by Bank of the West loops through downtown Crested Butte.

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Safe and Efficient Bikes

04/21/14 at 01:40 PM Admin User

Colorado School of Mines teams engineer & design assisted technology tools for the Adaptive Sports Center.

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Crested Butte Open - August 3-4

03/10/14 at 04:49 PM Admin User Summer, events

We need you, our programs need you, and most of all—our extraordinary group of participants needs you.

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