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Activities Offered
  • Basketball
  • Tennis
Transportation
  • Accessible by Public Transportation: No

  • Transportation Provided by the Program: No

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TIRR Sports Mission

TIRR Sports, a program of TIRR Foundation in Houston, Texas, has been serving the needs of people with physical disabilities since 1997. TIRR Sports provides organized and accessible sports and recreational opportunities in community settings. TIRR Sports´┐Ż mission is to improve the lives of people with a physical disability through its programs, and to positively impact the Greater Houston area through education, awareness and change.

TIRR Sports is one of 34 prestigious BlazeSports Clubs of America sites in the United States. BlazeSports Clubs of America is a program of the United States Disabled Athlete Fund, Inc. (USDAF). USDAF works in collaboration with US Paralympics, National Recreation and Park Association, National Youth Sports Alliance, and a number of other sports national governing bodies and universities.


TIRR Sports strives to:
  • Promote and nurture the development of sports, recreation, and fitness opportunities for youth and adults with a physical disability
  • Build positive perceptions of people with disabilities
  • Provide leadership and expertise for disability sport organizations in the Greater Houston area
  • Serve as a model program, for coaches, athletes, and sporting events
  • Facilitate quarterly Sports Network Meetings to share resources with community partners