Summer Party 2012 Review

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 […]

Bowling Activity in Review

Our bowling activity was a great success! We had lots of families come and participate and all had a great time. Jack and Jill’s Bowling Alley opened early for us and we had the whole place to ourselves.  The bowling lanes were all very accessible and we had some very creative bowling going on. Take […]

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Bowling for Breakfast!

Join us for our next activity! Any spina bifida families or individuals welcome to join us for this FREE event! This has been a very successful activity in the past. So come and have some fun! Bowling for Breakfast! Saturday, May 26, 2012 9:00am – 11:00am Jack and Jill Bowling 113 South 600 East, Lehi, […]

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Edwin Oba Wins National Award

Wheelchair Tennis coach, Edwin Oba (who has spina bifida) received an award from the United States Tennis Association recently. Read the following ARTICLE from the Salt Lake Tribune on Utah’s own Coach Oba!

Carrier Donated to Support Group

Our support group has recently received a wonderful donation! Scout, Jonathan Knudsen created a carrier for his Eagle Project. This carrier was made specifically for Mitch Fennemore, a young man with spina bifida, in his troop so that he could participate in their hikes. The troop nick-named the carrier the Mitch-Mobile. This great carrier is […]

Ryan Nelson on his way to the University of Illinois

Jordan High School Senior, Ryan Nelson will be graduating this Spring. Born with spina bifida, he is a member of the nationally ranked Utah Junior Wheelin’ Jazz team. He is also a top five national junior ranked wheelchair tennis player! Read the ARTICLE from the Salt Lake Tribune to learn more about Ryan and his […]

Wheelchair Dance at the University of Utah

Enjoy this short video of the Wheelchair Dance Class at the University of Utah. This class is offered through Tanner Dance. They will be performing in a concert this Spring! Click here: Wheelchair Dance  

Wheelchair Basketball Ages 12 and Under

Walk and Roll Activity in Review

We had a great turn out for our Walk and Roll Activity and Picnic.  Thank you to all who were able to make it!  A special thanks goes to Jadon Scholes, a scout who put the entire event together for his Eagle Project.  Watch for Local Mom’s Nights coming in October and Bowling coming in […]

Free Special Needs Dance Class in Orem

The Dance Club in Orem is offering a Special Needs dance class for FREE.  The class is held Saturdays from 1-2pm.  One of our support group members (8 year old Ireland) is already attending and enjoying it!  Learn more on their website: