Welcome to TNABA
Welcome to the Tennessee Association of Blind Athletes Web Site. TNABA is the home of knowledge, resources, and most of all the home of opportunities. Whether you are a parent of a blind child or a visually impaired adult looking for fun and exciting recreational activities to pass the time, an athlete looking for competitive sports to compete in, or a coach, educator, community program organizer, or a friend looking for ways to adapt activities to create a more inclusive environment for persons with visual disabilities, you have come to the right place. TNABA is dedicated to providing you with the tools, knowledge, and resources to live life to the fullest.
Become a TNABA Member
- Opportunity to participate in sports and recreational activities, fitness and yoga classes, camps and clinics as well as local and state competitions
- Calendar of athletic events and conferences for the entire year
- Contact information for other individuals with similar athletic interests in your area
- Access to fitness and nutrition education and tools
- Access to TNABA-specific support list-serves
- Eligibility for member-only scholarships
- Free or discounted Event Tickets to sporting events and activities around town
- And Much More!
The TNABA Mission
The mission of the Tennessee Association of Blind Athletes is to enhance the lives and overall health of all blind and visually impaired people of Tennessee; to promote physical fitness through world-class athletic opportunities and recreational activities; to create more opportunities for blind and visually impaired individuals, enhancing their lives and educating the public on their exceptional athletic abilities.
Paralympic Sports Club
We are recognized by the U.S. Paralympic Committee as a Paralympic Sports Club that provides world class programs for adaptive athletes and wounded warriors of all kinds.
USABA State Chapter
We are the official State chapter of the United States Association of Blind Athletes (USABA).
Upgrading Our Web Site
Please bare with us as we are currently upgrading our web site over the next couple of months. We are creating a whole new layout and reorganizing content, as well as switching to a new server. The new web site will allow us to serve visually impaired Tennesseans and educate the public on our mission.