Amateur Sports: Competition and Opportunity in Philadelphia’s BSO

Amateur Sports: Competition and Opportunity in Philadelphia’s BSO

Anyone with a competitive side to them likely fills that need for competition through playing sports. The same holds true for the visually impaired. The Blind Sports Organization (BSO) in Philadelphia provides the city’s blind and visually impaired community with numerous organized activities and ways to get involved but some people want to compete at […]

 

Amateur Sports: Philadelphia’s Blind Sports Organization, More Than Just Sports

Amateur Sports: Philadelphia’s Blind Sports Organization, More Than Just Sports

For the most part, the Philadelphia sports scene is dominated by the four major sports – football, baseball, basketball and hockey, both recreationally and among spectators. While blind people can root for the Eagles, Phillies, Sixers and Flyers, and listen to them on the radio, they can’t play the same sports as the pros. Philadelphia’s […]