RIC Military Sport Programs
RIC Military Sports Camp
RIC Military Sports Camp is designed for injured military personnel with a primary physical disability. Introductory-level athletes are invited to learn from elite-level coaches and enjoy all Chicago has to offer.
Local ground transportation, lodging, meals, and program activities are provided to military personnel at no cost. A small travel stipend may be available to help offset the cost of travel to Chicago.
Ongoing Military Sports Programming
In addition to our other sports programs, we offer the following popular programs for our participants with a military background in mind. Please note that to participate in the ongoing sports programs offered, the Sports Program requires that a completed medical form and waiver be on file.
For more information on any of these programs, email Aimee Gottlieb or call (312) 238-5010.
Learn the fundamentals of archery for fun or for competition with the RIC Sports Archery Program. Equipment and coaching will be available on site. Tournaments and competitive opportunities are available for those interested.
Reaching new heights! The RIC Rock Climbing program is the newest addition to the sports line-up.
Program meets every other Monday evening for a three-hour, guided session of indoor climbing. The program is open to people of all ability levels. Adaptive equipment is provided.
Ride for fun, fitness, or competition. Join the RIC Sports Adaptive Cycling program for rides along the lakefront during the summer months or indoor CompuTrainer™ during the winter. Handcycles (arm-powered bikes) are available for use and participants are welcome to bring their own cycles too.
Time/Location: Tuesday and Thursday 3:00–6:00 p.m. at RIC Adapted Sports and Fitness Center (541 N. Fairbanks Ct., Mezzanine - FALL/WINTER). Outdoors in the summer. Call for locations.