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Logan Faculty Organizes and Coordinates 2022 Warrior Games

The 2022 Department of Defense Warrior Games, hosted by the U.S. Army’s Training and Doctrine Command, took place August 19-28, 2022, at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort. Nearly 300 athletes from across the globe representing the U.S. military and ally nations participated in this event. Now in its twelfth year, the Warrior Games celebrate the resiliency and dedication of wounded, ill and injured active-duty and veteran U.S. military service members. Athletes compete in adaptive sports like wheelchair basketball, cycling, indoor rowing, wheelchair rugby, sitting volleyball and – as of just a few years …

St. Louis 2022 World Para Powerlifting Parapan American Open Championships FAQs

The St. Louis 2022 World Para Powerlifting Parapan American Open Championships is just around the corner! Logan University is thrilled to welcome athletes and coaches from around the world to our Chesterfield campus. This event is free and open to the public, so we hope to see you there! Learn more about this weekend’s excitement below: WHAT: St. Louis 2022 World Para Powerlifting Parapan American Open Championships WHEN: July 8-11, 2022 (see below for a full schedule of events) WHERE: William D. Purser, DC Center on the campus of Logan University (1851 Schoettler Rd, Chesterfield, MO 63017) DETAILS: This will …

St. Louis 2022 World Para Powerlifting Parapan American Open Championship Sponsors

Thank you to all the sponsors of the St. Louis 2022 World Para Powerlifting Parapan American Open Championships! Eleiko Eleiko delivers products that help athletes push the boundaries of human potential through its focus on precision, quality, and safety. Drury Hotels With more than 150 hotels in 26 states, Travel Happy with Drury Hotels. 360 Quality Care + Transport Services At the crossroads of hospitality and healthcare, 360 Quality Care + Transport Services is the preferred non-emergency medical transportation provider throughout the St. Louis metro areas and surrounding counties. FSC Fresh. Savory. Creative. FSC is St. Louis’ foodservice company, here …

Logan University to Host St. Louis 2022 World Para Powerlifting Parapan American Open Championships

Logan University to Host St. Louis 2022 World Para Powerlifting Parapan American Open Championships

The fastest growing Paralympic sport is coming to St. Louis! As the High Performance Management Organization of USA Para Powerlifting, Logan University is proud to host the St. Louis 2022 World Para Powerlifting Parapan American Open Championships on its campus July 8-11, 2022. This will be the first time an international competition for the sport of Para powerlifting is hosted in the United States. The competition is open to athletes from all over the world and will include 20 individual medal events and one mixed team event. Pan American athletes (North America, South America and Central America) must participate in …

Nine Athletes Selected for Team USA Para Powerlifting

In just a few weeks’ time, Jake Schrom will fly to Tokyo, Japan to represent Team USA for Para Powerlifting at the postponed 2020 Paralympic Games. However, for Team USA Para Powerlifting Team High Performance Manager and Coach Mary Hodge, they are already looking to fall 2022 and beyond. On July 24, nine of 11 competing athletes qualified for Team USA Para Powerlifting in Ashland, Virginia, at a regional qualifier hosted by Samaritan’s Walk, a USA Para Powerlifting Regional Hub. “We were happy to have athletes in a competitive arena again, especially at an event that was wonderfully executed by …

USAPP’s Jake Schrom Makes Personal Best at World Cup in Dubai, Advances to Tokyo Paralympics

USAPP team member Jake Schrom lifts

It’s been a busy year of competition for the USA Para Powerlifting (USAPP) team after all international sports competitions were put on hold and delayed in 2020 due to the pandemic. Jake Schrom, a member of the USAPP team, finished in fifth place and reached a new personal best at the June World Cup in Dubai. “This competition was more about the weight I lifted than where I placed. I was able to increase my weight by 10Kg,” Jake said. “The venue was incredible, and it was great competition in the build up to the Paralympics.” After placing in fifth …