Future Reflections

The National Federation of the Blind Magazine for Parents and Teachers of Blind Children

Vol. 26, No. 2                 Special Issue: Sports, Fitness, and Blindness

Barbara Cheadle, Editor


Kyra prepares to hit the slopes.

ISSN-0883-3419

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CONTENTS
                                         

Vol. 26, No. 2                 Special Issue: Sports, Fitness, and Blindness

 

From the Editor

FEATURES
So Dad, When Can I Go Surfing?
by Eric Vasiliauskas

A Lesson from Life: Take Your Cane!
by Lisamaria Martinez

FIT FOR LIFE
Get Off the Couch and Onto the Bandwagon
by Seth Lamkin

Fit for Life
by Jennifer Butcher

PHYSICAL EDUCATION (P. E.)
Me and My P. E. Teacher
by Melissa Williamson

Physical Education and Recreation for Blind and Visually Impaired Students
by Angelo Montagnino

California Considers Legislation to Increase Blind Students’ Access to Physical Education

COMPETITION
A Blind Swimmer Uses Her Hearing and Boundless Courage to Compete
by Curtis Anderson

Seeing Beyond the Impossible
by David Wright

THEN AND NOW
T-Ball and Beyond

An Independent Spirit

LIFESTYLE
Fun, Fitness, and Family
by Barbara Mathews

Blind Kids Love Sports, Too! and Still (Sports) Crazy After All These Years
by Tom Balek

Erica Costa, a Red Sox Fan, Stays Up-to-Date with NFB-NEWSLINE®
by Eileen B. Hogan

CAMPS
Tips About Summer Camps
by Barbara Cheadle and Lisamaria Martinez

My Horseback-Riding Camp Experiences
by Ana Gschwend

IN THE COMMUNITY
Blind Kids in Sports--Focus on Golf
by Christina Zani

Goalball--The Great Equalizer
by Vasantha Ayilavarapu

ADVENTURE
Adventure on Top of the World
by Barbara Pierce

Blind Mountain Climbers Challenge Prejudice, and Reach for the Sky
by Kim Puntillo

Mountains to Climb: Blind Dillon Teen Conquers Baldy Mountain
by Maryanne Davis Silve and Marty Greiser

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