Calendar of Events for RIC Adaptive Sports and Fitness Program - Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

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Sports and Fitness Opportunities

Volunteer and Intern with the Adaptive Sports and Fitness Program!

Sports and Fitness Internships: Learn more about internships with the Sports Program, Fitness Center, Caring for Kids, and Inpatient Therapeutic Recreation Department.

Volunteer: The Sports and Fitness Program is seeking dedicated volunteers to help out in a variety of capacities. To learn more, contact RIC Volunteer Services, Derek Daniels, or one of the program leads below.

Caring for Kids: contact Ashley Gruenwald or call 312-238-5005

Sports Programs: contact Trent Thenhaus or call 312-238-5011

Fitness Center: contact Maggie Morrissy or call 312-238-5001

Get More information about Volunteering

The RIC LIFE Center

Please visit our Web site at LIFE Center.

The RIC LIFE Center is open Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday
9 am-5 pm, Wednesday 9 am-7 pm, and Friday 9 am-3 pm
312-238-LIFE (5433)

RIC Adaptive Sports and Fitness Program Calendar of Events

Call 312-238-5001 for more information about a program or upcoming event. Events are subject to change.


12-14: Midwest Sled Hockey League: RIC Blackhawks vs. San Antonio Rampage, San Antonio, TX

12-14: Valley of the Sun Stage Race, Phoenix, AZ

13: Caring for Kids Program with Dare2Tri

13-14: LWSRA Basketball Tournament, New Lenox, IL

20-21: Big Cheese Basketball Tournament, Milwaukee, WI

24: Shoulder Health Clinic and Screening, Fitness Center

26-28: Junior Basketball Conference Championship Tournament, Ft. Wayne, IN

28: RIC Blackhawks Development Team vs. GLASA, Lake Bluff, IL


4-6: Midwest Sled Hockey League Wirtz Cup Championships hosted by RIC, Hoffman Estates, IL

4-6: Women's Wheelchair Basketball National Championships, Phoenix, AZ

5: Caring for Kids: Discover Scuba

10-12: IHSA Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, Peoria, IL

12-13: RIC Blackhawks Development Team at the Heartland Sled Hockey League Championships, Woodbridge, IL

18-20: RIC Bears at the Heartland Sectional Tournament, Grand Rapids, MI

20: RIC Blackhawks at the United Center, Chicago

26: Caring for Kids Event - C!RCA: Carnival of the Animals at the Harris Theater, Chicago


7-10: RIC Sled Hockey at the Disabled Sled Hockey Festival Nationals, Detroit, MI

7-10: RIC Basketball at the NWBA National Championships, Louisville, KY

13: RIC Archery Practice Begins

18-20: Caring for Kids Spring Break Camp

25-29: Summer Session Fitness Center Classes Begin

30: RIC Road Racing at Louisville Half and Full Marathon, Louisville, KY


1: RIC Cycling at the Tour de Lou 35-mile Ride, Louisville, KY

14: RIC Cycling and Road Racing at the River Bank Run 25K, Grand Rapids, MI

29: Bike the Drive, Chicago

30: No Fitness Center Classes


4: Glencoe Grand Prix Criterium, Glencoe, IL

10-12: GLASA Great Lakes Games, Lake Forest, IL

17-19: RIC Cubs Home Softball Tournament, Chicago



4: No Fitness Center Classes

6: RIC Archery Program Ends

11-22: Caring for Kids Summer Camp Session I

18-22: Fall Session Fitness Center Classes Begin

21-24: RIC-Wounded Heroes Foundation Military Camp, Chicago


1-12: Caring for Kids Summer Camp Session II

9-16: RIC Cycling at Ken's Cycling Camp, Clymer, NY

21-25: Caring for Kids Scuba Trip, Florida

27: RIC Cycling and Road Racing at the Crim 10 Mile Race Festival, Flint, MI


5: No Fitness Center Classes

7-18: Paralympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

18: RIC Cycling at the North Shore Century Ride, Evanston, IL


10-14: Winter Session Fitness Center Classes Begin

16: RIC Cycling and Road Racing at the Detroit Free Press Marathon, Detroit, MI


21-25: No Fitness Center Classes - Thanksgiving Break


26-30: No Fitness Center Classes - Winter Holiday Break