Mother of Adapted Physical Activity – Dr Claudine Sherrill (1934-2020)

It is with great sadness to report Dr Claudine Sherrill, also know to many as the “Mother of Adapted Physical Activity” passed away on 8th May 2020.

A memorial was recently published in Palaestra and can be read from the NCPEID website

Dr Claudine Sherrill was IFAPA President between 2003-2007. She also helped establish the Young Professional Award in 1992.

2005 Presidents

2005 IFAPA Presidents, Verona

A short presentation in recognition of Dr Claudine Sherrill’s work will be presented at the Online ISAPA and NCPEID conference.

Please keep your condolences within the APA community, so we can protect Claudine’s privacy.