Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and Wounded Heroes Foundation:
Military Sports Camp August 8–11, 2013
Above photos courtesy of Brigette Sullivan/Outer Focus Photos
Join us for a sports camp specifically designed for injured military personnel with physical disabilities. Introductory level athletes are invited to learn from elite level coaches while enjoying all that Chicago has to offer. All local ground transportation, lodging, meals, and program activities will be provided to military personnel at no cost.
A travel stipend of up to $400 may be available to help offset the cost of travel to Chicago.
Featured Sports of the 2013 Military Sports Camp
Biathlon ● Archery ● Sled Hockey
Power Lifting ● Wheelchair Basketball ● Judo
Kayaking ● Tennis ● Rowing ● Cycling
Field ● Swimming ● Golf
- Learn more by downloading the following PDF files:
Veterans interested in applying for camp may apply using the online application link below. Fifty (50) qualifying applicants will be accepted for participation in camp. Individuals will be notified on or around July 15, 2013 of their acceptance status.
Click Here for RIC Military Sports Camp Online Registration
Looking for Camp Volunteers!
The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Military Sports Camp is quickly approaching and we need your help to make it a success.
It's a great opportunity to give back to our nation’s heroes and assist with sports like tennis, swimming, archery, hockey, judo, wheelchair basketball, cycling, kayaking and more.
Volunteers will be needed to provide general event support, hydration support, and food support. There are volunteer positions available for a wide range of interests and abilities. All volunteers will receive a t-shirt for their time.
Valor Games Midwest
Come to Chicago for sports camp and stay for competition. The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Military Sports Camp is being held in conjunction with The Valor Games, a sports competition where athletes can put newly acquired sport skills to the test against other military personnel. The Valor Games will take place August 12-14, 2013. For more information on the Valor Games, visit: www.valorgamesmidwest.com.
For more information, contact: Jason Stubbeman at 312-238-5010 or firstname.lastname@example.org.