RIC sled hockey program provides anyone a chance to shine on the ice - Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

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Published on February 14, 2016

RIC sled hockey program provides anyone a chance to shine on the ice

By Josh Frydman

CHICAGO - Every Wednesday at the Chicago Park District's McFetridge Sports Center on the city's Northwest side, nearly two dozen athletes practice a brand of hockey uniquely fit for them.

The Rehab Institute of Chicago began its sled hockey team in 1999 through RIC's Adaptive Sports Program and the support of Chicago Blackhawks Charities. Anyone with a physical disability is allowed to play, free of charge.

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