Camp Kostopulos Dream Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities through recreation, education and growth experiences. Located up Emigration Canyon in Salt Lake City, we are lucky to have Camp K so close! Camp K offers various residential, travel and day camps all summer long. Day camps are for […]
This program is great because kids can come as young as 3 years old! Take advantage of this great opportunity to get your young child involved in wheelchair sports!
The wheelchair basketball program in Clearfield offers a great basketball experience. The program is for kids in 4th grade and up. They meet for 2 hours on Saturday afternoons. Participants practice one hour, then scrimmage the other hour. Participants receive a Jr. Jazz jersey and a ticket to see a Utah Jazz game.
The following is a guest post/article written by Ram Meyyappan. This is a great introduction to the kinds of Social Security Benefits that are available to people with Spina Bifida. Spina Bifida and Social Security Disability Benefits If you suffer from spina bifida, you know how debilitating the disease can be. There is no cure […]
Get to know our local wheelchair basketball team! The “Blue Crew” or “Salt Lake Rec’N Crew” is an organized wheelchair basketball team for junior players ages 8-18. The team has been organized since 2008 and has had a lot of success. In 2011, the team ranked as high as 3rd in the Nation. Last season, […]
The Kostopolus Dream Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of people with disabilities. Camp Kostopolus is located in Emigration Canyon in Salt Lake City. It provides a wonderful opportunity for people with disabilities to camp, fish, ride horses, and much more! July 8-12 Camp K is running a week long outdoor adventure camp for […]
Those following the YouTube ParalympicSportTV Channel, or the website, www.muffydavis.com, noticed over the past week that Muffy Davis racked up one GOLD medal after another for all three handcycling events that she entered. Idaho Mountain Express Reporter, Jeff Cordes writes: “It’s a good thing the Seattle Ridge ski run named for her is called “Muffy’s […]
Over 200 Intermountain Spina Bifida Support Group members attended the annual summer party on Saturday, August 18, 2012 at the Gene Fullmer Recreation Center in West Jordan. Jeff Burley of Salt Lake County Adaptive Recreation, the event’s primary sponsor, arranged for: catering from Joe Morley’s BBQ and Coca-Cola; wheelchair tennis with Coach Dean Oba of […]
Becca Goeckeritz was involved in an auto/pedestrian accident when she was 15 months old which left her paralyzed from the waist down. Although she does not have spina bifida, as a child she was seen at the Spina Bifida clinic because of the holistic care she needed. In 2007 Becca was crowned Ms. Wheelchair Utah, […]