How Does Achilles work?
Who can join Achilles CT?
Membership to Achilles is free and open to anyone with a disability, including but not limited to persons affected by: amputations, traumatic brain injuries, PTSD, autoimmune diseases, cancer, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, vision impairment, paraplegia, quadriplegia, stroke, and autism.
Do I need any experience?
No experience necessary! Whether you are an accomplished athlete or just beginning, there is a place for you as an Achilles athlete. For our competitive athletes, our Chapter participates in numerous races throughout the year with members walking, running, pushing, or handcycling their way to a personal best at each event.
Check out the ‘Events’ tab on our home page for our annual calendar.
How to Join Achilles CT
To become a member of Achilles International-Connecticut, email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or click here.
Membership in Achilles is FREE and the benefits are endless! Applications are processed on the 15th of each month. In-person or online membership materials are provided at the time you join. Please note that a note from your physician clearing you for physical activity may be required as a pre-requisite or at any time during your membership.
We hope that you join us, either as an athlete or a guide, and help us to make the athletic dreams of some very special individuals a reality!