Adventure activities are becoming an inclusive enterprise for those who seek to push their personal limits. The
most important goal of any inclusive adventure program is to welcome all persons to the group, regardless of whether or not they have a disability.
Applied Research and Evaluation Methods in Recreation eBook
Parks and recreation departments provide a wide variety of programs and services to their local communities. But are these programs accomplishing what they are intended to do for the individual, the organization, or the community?
Water Skiing and Wakeboarding
The two types of balancing movements are counterbalancing and fore�aft balancing.
Therapeutic Recreation Leadership and Programming
The TRS, in fulfilling the blended role, draws upon the sensitivity, self-awareness, and interpersonal communication skills of a therapist or helper, as well as the program planning skills, motivational abilities, and creativity of a recreation specialist.
Unfortunately, riding your bike defensively, driving your bike carefully, and following all the rules of the road don�t ensure that you will never be in a tight situation. These maneuvers are important to practice, vital to know, and�it is hoped�never used.
Alpine Skiing eBook
Ideally the hill you are on has a flat area at the bottom, and even better, a slight rise after that. This type of hill will allow you to come to a natural stop.
The Gentle Art of Horseback Riding
Up to now, if you have been following the program, you have always had someone nearby who was guiding and controlling the horse so that you could focus on developing balance and grounding.
The Gentle Art of Horseback Riding eBook
Different disciplines ride with stirrups of different lengths, which affect posting.
Dog Park Design, Development, and Operation eBook
A community�s interest in a dog park may be initiated in several ways. It often takes the action of just a few residents, usually dog owners or dog lovers, who may write a letter to a city council, stop by the local parks and recreation department to talk, or show up at a municipal meeting to express their interest in a public setting.
Hiking distance: 2.4 miles
Estimated hiking time: 1.5 hours
Hike through an impressive gorge to see two waterfalls and a large lake.
If it is not clear yet in this chapter, let me be unequivocal now. Leadership - your leadership - is about you. Your ability to be the best leader you can be does not depend on your attempts to copy others or emulate great historical figures. Rather, it has everything to do with knowing who you are and understanding what you need to do to become a better version of you. It is all about you.
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