Muffy Davis Wins Three Paralympic Golds in London

Those following the YouTube ParalympicSportTV Channel, or the website,, 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 […]

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 […]

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!

Wheelchair Basketball Ages 12 and Under

Ryan Nelson and Wheelchair Tennis Article

Ryan Nelson, 17, from Sandy Utah has dedicated himself to sports for the majority of his life. Nelson has Spina Bifida but doesn’t feel like his disability is a challenge at all. “I know who I am and I love myself.” Nelson said. He has been playing basketball for twelve years and tennis for four […]

Swim Party 2011

Our Swim Party was a great success!  Thank you to all who came out to the party. We hope to see everyone at our next activity in August. Watch for more information to come. Many people gave wheelchair tennis a try during the dinner portion.  There were multiple sport chairs available for people to try […]

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Summer Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym

Wheelchair Tennis Lessons

Wheelchair Tennis Camp

Meet Aimee

The following is an interview with Aimee Vargas, a teenager with spina bifida.  This is also an introduction of her, because she will be writing for our blog on a regular basis! 1. Aimee, tell me about yourself. I am Aimee Vargas from Springville Utah. I am sixteen years old going into my senior year. […]