Patrick JohnsonPatrick joined Athletes Without Limits as Rowing Program Director from the organization’s earliest days and has been a key partner in the overall success of Athletes Without Limits mission in include athletes with disabilities in mainstream sport.

Coach Patrick has 20 years of teaching experience at the high school and collegiate level and is the founding director for two adaptive rowing programs including the integrated Athletes Without Limits/US Paralympic Military Program (USPMP) DC Strokes Rowing Team in Washington DC.

In addition he overseas “Learn to Row” days at schools throughout the greater Washington area and is personally responsible for introducing athletes to the sport of rowing who previously have not had access to the sport.

The team trains out the Anacostia Community Boathouse and competes in mainstream regattas throughout the US.