Adapted Golf Program

Alabama-Adapted Golf
5:03 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

UA Establishes Adapted Golf Program

Ford Burttram will coach the team and says he is still working on getting the right equipment.
Credit UA News

The University of Alabama says its establishing the nation's first collegiate adapted golf program.

The university's adapted athletics program is already home to the national championship men's and women's wheelchair basketball teams. Head Coach Ford Burttram says feedback from athletes and student veterans encouraged the creation of the program.

The team is expected to compete in upcoming Amputee Golf Association events.

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