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 Derek Daniels or call 312-238-5008

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.


3-4: RIC Bears at Columbus Collision Wheelchair Rugby Tournament, Columbus, OH

10: Sled Hockey Tournament at U of I: RIC Blackhawks vs. St. Louis Blues, Champaign, IL

10-11: RIC-CPD Skyhawks at Rockford Holiday Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, Rockford, IL

10-11: Boccia Regional Competition, LaGrange, IL

12: Winter Rock Climbing Program Begins

17: Caring for Kids Holiday Party


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

January 2017


2-3: Caring for Kids Winter Break Camp

2-6: No Fitness Center Classes - Winter Holiday Break

6-8: RIC Blackhawks at the MWSHL, St. Louis, MO

7-8: RIC-CPD Skyhawks at Whitewater Regional Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, Whitewater, WI

13-15: RIC Bears at Knock and Roll Wheelchair Rugby Tournament, Palm Beach, FL

14: RIC Boccia at Chicagoland Metro Boccia Cup, Hoffman Estates, IL

16: Caring for Kids No School Day Event

21-22: RIC-CPD Skyhawks at Basketball Bonanza, Chicago

21-22: RIC Bears at KC Revolution Wheelchair Rugby Tournament, Kansas City, MO

28-29: RIC-CPD Skyhawks at Turnstone Regional Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, Fort Wayne, IN


3: Caring for Kids - Kids Club

10-12: RIC Blackhawks at the MWSHL, San Antonio, TX

11-12: RIC-CPD Skyhawks at LWSRA Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, New Lennox, IL

18-19: RIC-CPD Skyhawks at Big Cheese Classic Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, Milwaukee, WI

20: Caring for Kids No School Day Event

25-26: RIC-CPD Skyhawks at Midwest Wheelchair Basketball Conference, Fort Wayne, IN


3-5: Wirtz Cup MWSHL Championship, Chicago

10-11: RIC-CPD Skyhawks at IHSA State Tournament, Peoria, IL

29-April 2: NWBA Wheelchair Basketball National Tournament, Louisville, KY

17-19: Heartland Sectionals Wheelchair Rugby Tournament, Ohio


6-9: USA Hockey Sled Hockey Festival, San Jose, CA

10-12: Caring for Kids Spring Break Camp


5-9: USA Boccia National Championship, Naperville, IL


20-24: Caring for Kids Scuba Trip, Key Largo, FL