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Fashion Styling for People with Disabilities-Stephanie Thomas

Click TedTalk image to view video…. How the Disability Fashion Styling System empowers people with disabilities to dress with dignity and self-reliance. Stephanie Thomas is founder, stylist and editor-in-chief of CUR8ABLE, a disability fashion lifestyle website. With a passion for accessibility, Stephanie has followed clothing trends for people with disabilities for 24 years and works […]

Koolkamper hat

Introducing our Koolkamper Hat Summer 2016! Commander is a water-resistant, breathable fabric 65% Polyester 35% Cotton machine washable  

Runway of Dreams

Mindy Scheier says “getting dressed is all about self expression”, her journey started much like ours with a single pair of jeans and a vision to make fashion accessible for all. Koolway Sports had the pleasure of attending The Runway of Dreams Gala June 9.16 at Capitals in NYC, certainly a night to remember starting […]

KOOLWAY SPORTS exhibits at the Accessibility Innovation Showcase: Toronto Canada

Friday, August 7 – Tuesday, August 11, 2015 Koolway Sports was honoured to be picked as one of 50 companies to participant in this event and meeting with industry leaders in the world of disabilities. A disability can affect anyone at any stage throughout their life. The Accessibility Innovation Showcase is a first-of-its kind event […]

Help our Bad Ass Wounded Warriors!

What comes to mind when you hear the term “wounded warrior”? Oftentimes, people envision amputees or those who have sustained gunshot wounds in action. It’s not likely that when the average citizen hears the term “wounded warrior”, they think of those who suffer from a traumatic brain injury (TBI)—a very real side effect of the […]

KBW3

KBW3 – Keeping Our Badass Wounded Warriors Warm

Kooolway Sports is pleased to announce collaboration with Birmingham Warrior Alliance Project! The Keeping Our Badass Wounded Warriors Warm fundraiser (or, KBW3) was founded by Shannon Allen, who was faced with the challenge of keeping her own wounded warrior warm — her husband. Tired of struggling with makeshift jackets and blankets when her family went on […]

Custom clothes for people in wheelchairs seeks to fill adaptive clothing void

The Canadian Press Video Coverage TORONTO – No matter where his clients are based, John Cook seeks to help them bypass one of their main shopping obstacles: finding comfortable garments suited to meet their mobility needs. In 2009, Cook teamed with Jennifer Gallienne to form Koolway Sports, a Whitby, Ont.-based company specializing in designing a […]

People in Motion 2014

Jun 26: Jennifer and John greet world renowned singer Justin Hines to our Koolway Sports booth…. We also had the honour of being interviewed by the Canadian Press: Lauren La Rose on the world of apparel for people in Wheelchairs. (Add links) This article was featured in over 30 Canadian News services and papers and […]

Steve Stoute- IOC Carribean President brings Pan-Am Games to Toronto

Our most recent partnership has been with the Barbados National Olympic Committee. Koolway Sports coats and outerwear will be worn at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada by the Barbados Committee. Future ongoing projects with the Barbados National Olympic Committee will include design and manufacturing for their members, who will participate in the Commonwealth […]

Koolway Sports goes to 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver

Matthew’s wish came true this past year when The Make-A-Wish foundation selected him to go to the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. In honour of his being selected Matthew received a special Koolway Sports Olympic Red Coat. Matthew and Joey are seen here arriving at the Vancouver airport for the start of their memorable Olympic […]