Interested in supporting our unified effort to promote inclusive opportunities in physical activity, sport and recreation for people with disabilities? 

IFC offers Coalition membership for both organizations and individuals. 

Are you an Organization?  Go here to Join the Coalition!

Are you an Individual?  Go here to Join a workgroup!

Chris Mackey

Since December of 2000, Chris Mackey has been a Disability and Health Specialist for the NC Office on Disability and Health (NCODH) As part of his work with NCODH, he has led the development and implementation of accessibility training for students and professionals in the fitness, medical, dental, public health, and other fields.  Chris was part of the National workgroup convened by NCHPAD and ACSM to create the Certified Inclusive Fitness Trainer (CIFT) specialty certification.  He also partners with disability organizations to help them address health & wellness. He has a degree in Therapeutic Recreation and became a Certified Fitness Trainer in 2012.  He has extensive experience as an ADA and Universal Design advocate and a background in adapted sports.

Next Certified Inclusive Fitness Trainer (CIFT) Webinar series March 18 - April 22, 2015.  Sign up at certification.acsm.org