Oregon Regional Hub

The following are Athletes Without Limits programs and partnerships for those with 
Autism, Down Syndrome and Intellectual Disability in the Oregon region. Interested athletes please contact us for more information.


  • Cycling/Triathlon (Bend, OR)
    We’ve partnered with Bowen Sports Performance to offer Cycling-specific training to develop the skills and fitness safely ride or even race a bike. Join former pro cyclist Bart Bowen and USA Cycling professional coaches for this year-round program.
  • #NoLimits Skyliners OBRA Time Trial, Duathlon and 5K Run Series
    Starting in 2019 AWL has taken over hosting the popular “Wednesday Nights in May” series. This inclusive event is open to all but offers free entry for youth and for athletes with intellectual physical or visual impairments.
  • AWL Ambassador Team (Bend, OR)
    For those interested in supporting Athletes Without Limits mission through your riding and racing check out our .
  • Equestrian (Bend, OR)
    Our Bend-based National Equestrian Program helps athletes transition from therapeutic or basic riding skills to competitive equestrian events. Contact us about lessons or guidance to take your 
riding to the next level. The first National Video competition and an Advanced Rider Training Camp are coming in late summer/fall of 2018.
  • Skiing (Bend, OR)
    MBSEF Stevenson Youth Nordic Ski Program  is a mainstream learn-to-ski program for 7-11 year olds open to Athletes Without Limits skiers. Program starts in December with Saturday or Sunday sessions through February. Contact us about other opportunities for older youth to learn this great sport.
  • F.I.T. Fitness Inclusion Team (Bend, OR)
    For athletes of all levels to improve their health and fitness through year-round fun and challenging group exercise classes through local partnerships.


  • Table Tennis (Portland, OR)
    Train with AWL Head Coach and Olympian Sean O’Neill at Paddle Palacein Tigard, OR!  
Table Tennis is a Paralympic Games sport for athletes with Intellectual Impairment. 
Camps, clinics and lessons are available for all levels.
  • Athletic Training  (Portland, OR)
    Athletes Without Limits has partnered with Specialty Athletic Training (personal trainers dedicated to working exclusively with people with special needs) to Portland-based Athletes Without Limits Athletes.

Oregon Partners & Sponsors

AWL Bend Ambassadors

Athletes Without Limits National Headquarters is located in beautiful Bend, Oregon. Meet our local booster team members who ride, run, ski, race and share their support of our athletes and mission.

Barry Holman

Barry Holman

AWL Co-founder & President, AWL Ambassador Team
"The Bend community has embraced Athletes Without Limits — we are so proud to ...
Gina Miller Headshot

Gina Miller

AWL Ambassador
"As an ambassador for Athletes Without Limits, I have the honor to learn about ...
Wade Miller

Wade Miller

AWL Ambassador
"Whether I am training alongside an AWL athlete in support of them reaching ...
Roger Rudolph

Roger Rudolph

AWL Ambassador
Bend, Oregon

Eric Marvin

AWL Ambassador
Bend, Oregon