Turnstone's Paralympic Program

Turnstone is one of only ten Gold Level Paralympic Sports Clubs in the United States.  This designation means that Turnstone provides outstanding support for athletes seeking to compete at the elite Paralympic level, including:

  • Offering an array of sports and multiple opportunities for participation
  • Providing regional or national competition opportunities
  • Providing programs that allow athletes to develop from beginner to elite
  • Identifying, recruiting, and tracking emerging athletes
  • Providing professional development opportunities for coaches and staff to attain certification
  • Recruiting and mentoring coaching staff
  • Developing and implementing a high performance team
  • Empowering athletes to obtain grants and sponsorships

Paralympic Sports at Turnstone

Goalball

The USA Men's Paralympic Goalball Team has trained at Turnstone since October 2016.  A residence is under construction for the team on the Turnstone Campus. The team willl compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.