BLINDSTART of America
Helping the Blind Cross Finish Lines!
Upcoming Events
  • Feb 14, 2016: Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon
  • April 1 - 7, 2015: 10th International Dragon Boat Federation (IDBF) Club Crew World Championships (CCWC)
  • Past Events
  • Dec 12, 2015: 69th Annual Naples Island Holiday Boat Parade
  • Dec 6, 2015: BLINDSTART's 2015 Year-End Celebration
  • Dec 1, 2015: #GivingTuesday
  • Oct 23, 2015: Luau Benefit
  • Oct 11, 2015: Long Beach Half Marathon & Bike Race
  • Oct 3-4, 2015: Annual San Diego Dragon Boat Race
  • To check out our Past Events, CLICK HERE!

    Purchase BLINDSTART Eye Chart Shirts!
    Show your advocacy through representing the Blind and the Visually-Impaired by wearing our Eye Chart Shirts!
  • Eye Chart T-shirts made with high-quality cotton
  • Shirts come in different sizes (S, M, L, XL)
  • #GivingTuesday
    We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give.
    It’s a simple idea. Just find a way for your family, your community, your company or your organization to come together to give something more. Then tell everyone you can about how you are giving. Join us and be a part of a global celebration of a new tradition of generosity.



    BLINDSTART is an Official Charity for the
    Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon
    Date: Sunday, February 14 2016
    Time: 7:00AM
    Location: LA Dodger's Stadium

    4 ways to Register with BLINDSTART:
    10th International Dragon Boat Federation (IDBF) Club Crew World Championships (CCWC)
    April 1 - 7, 2015
    ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA
    The BLINDSTART Dragon Boat Team will be the FIRST AMERICAN TEAM to compete in the Adaptive Paddling Crew division (APC/ADP) at the 10th International Dragon Boat Federation (IDBF) Club Crew World Championships (CCWC) in Adelaide, South Australia!!!!
    "We've made history and are bringing real change throughout the Community! Special thanks to our Team Manager - Alex Lingad and our Coaches for successfully lobbying to make this happen. You are truly visionary leaders in honoring the Blind Community and the Sport of Dragon Boating. Together, we are Helping the Blind Cross Finish Lines!"
    - Brian Tom
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