Athletes with Disabilities Abroad Featured on YouTube Video

December 11, 2008

A new online video by the National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange (NCDE) features athletes with disabilities who turned a passion for competition into a life-changing experience abroad. The video focuses on sports-related exchanges for a cross-disability audience. It includes interviews with world-class athletes and high school students with disabilities who participated in sports-related programs abroad and images of people with disabilities participating in a wide range of sports and recreation programs. The 5-minute video is available to view on and on the NCDE website at

A press release from MIUSA's National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange (NCDE) is available at

The NCDE works to increase the participation and inclusion of people with disabilities in international exchange programs. For more information, contact Jeff McBride at or 541-343-1284.