August 2 -7, 2018
What are the Games?
The games are a multi-sport festival event to help promote the need for Organ & Tissue donation. The purpose is to show the world that transplantation is a treatment that does indeed work. As a participant, you get to show the world that having a transplant is a second chance at life.
Who can compete?
To participate as an athlete, you must meet the Division One or Division Two requirements:
Division One requirements: You have received a life-altering solid organ transplant
Division Two requirements: You are a living donor, tissue, cornea, or bone marrow transplant recipient
- Transplant has occurred at least 9 months prior to the start of the games
- You are in healthy condition
- Your doctor has signed a medical waiver allowing you to participate
- You have signed a form stating that you meet all the above requirements
You must become a member of Transplant Team of Arizona to compete. Go to http://www.transplantteamaz.org/membership-page/ to apply for membership.
Head over to Transplant Games’ website http://www.transplantgamesofamerica.org for results from 2016, sports and divisions for 2018, resources for registration, travel and teams info.