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Disabled Sports Activities in Mallorca
Whatever your disability or mobility limitations, this disabled sports activities in Mallorca article will help you find some great pastimes. Find out where to take part in dryland or on the water with expertly trained, helpful, knowledgeable staff on hand.
Disability in Mallorca
Mallorca is getting much better at making itself accessible. Laws are in place to see that businesses have easier wheelchair access. There are also plenty of accessible accommodation options across the island.
Some of the best options are listed here.
Foundations and Organisations supporting Disabilities in Malloca
There are several companies who provide disabled sports activities in Mallorca. One of the most professional projects is ‘Fundacion Handisport’, a non-profit organisation set up in 2007.
This disability project is well respected throughout Mallorca and was set up by a family with other families in mind. Their concept is all about inclusion with a mission of #enjoy your abilities. The foundation also provides some of the latest, most advanced equipment.
Mallorca Sports to suit a wide range of Disabilities
Fundación Handisport Project makes Sports available regardless of your ability/disability. Whether you have paraplegia, tetraplegia, spina bifida, cerebral paralysis or missing limbs, there is something for you. And if you want to take part with a family member or friend, it is possible for an able bodied person to join you.
Choices of Disabled Sports in Mallorca
There are a good range of disabled sports activities in Mallorca. Check out these examples
Mallorca 4 by 4 Hiking
This is Hiking using a range of specially adapted 4×4 vehicles. They offer total traction, power steering, protective cabin bars and independent suspension. Boarding is easy with the oscillating seat feature. And you only need press a button and the seat unit slides towards the front axis.
Currently there are 4 different itineraries all in the beautiful surroundings if Galatzo Natural Park. Sessions last between two and four hours.
Mallorca Golf for Disabilities
Using the ‘Paragolfer Buggy’ you can access most areas of a Mallorca golf course and negotiate awkward uphill terrain
Blokarting for Disabilities
Blokarting is the equivalent of kite-buggying, only the vehicle is adapted for disabilities. You are seated on a secure tricycle with a sail. Obviously you need to try this out on a good windy (dry) day for best results!
Mallorca Canoeing for Disabilities
Mallorca Sailing for Disabilities
Some of the Handisport sailing instructors compete at national level. Therefore you will learn from expert teachers. Boats are more difficult to overturn due to the counterweight placed at the end of the keel.
Waterskiing for Paralysis
Mallorca Diving for Disabilities
Handisport offers diving courses in conjunction with the Balearic Federation of Underwater Activities. Learn to dive with only the best and most experienced instructors.
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Tailor-Make Your own Holiday
If you prefer to put together your own holiday and not book through an agent, check out this accommodation link.
Find disabled friendly accommodation in Majorca
There are independent disabled sports activities companies in Mallorca to check out are as well.
For instance 1-2-1 riding lessons with a therapist are available at Son Menut Horseriding Centre in Eastern Mallorca.
If you want to stay in Northern Mallorca and love watersports and the great outdoors, check out Alcudiamar Sport and Nature
Arta is an interesting historical town in North-East Mallorca. Check out Artamove for advice on activities for you if you have limited mobility.