Intellectual disability can occur with or without any other physical or mental disorders.
If the athlete does not have these symptoms, then he or she may be cleared for participation by a Licensed Medical Professional.
If the athlete does have symptoms, then he or she may only participate if the athlete receives a thorough neurological evaluation from a physician qualified to state that the cause of those symptoms will not result in additional risk of neurological injury due to sports participation and certifies that the athlete may participate.
Athletes may not substitute their area’s competition for another.
Competing in another area’s event is an option only to add additional competition opportunities.
Adaptive skill limitations refers to ongoing performance deficits in skill areas considered essential to successful life functioning.