Becca Goeckeritz Speaks at Education Night

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, […]

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!

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 […]

Car for Sale with a Wheelchair Lift

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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 […]

Summer Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym

Wheelchair Tennis Lessons

Wheelchair Tennis Camp

Gold’s Gym Wheelchair Tennis Activity – A Positive Experience

One of our families sent us a letter about an event they participated in last month.  Read about their positive experience and hopefully more families can participate the next time this is offered! In March, Gold’s Gym in Orem offered a Wheelchair Tennis Clinic (we sent out an email about this event to our email […]

19-Year Old with Spina Bifida Uses His Wheelchair as a BMX Bike

  Aaron Fotheringham of Sandy, Utah was recently featured in the Deseret News.  He is known for doing a backflip in his wheelchair! Click on the following link to read more about Aaron: Watch him do his amazing trick on youtube:    

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