Wheelchair sports expo

Wheelchair sports expo

January 22, 2013

Midwest Assistive Technologies, in cooperation with Shawnee County Parks & Recreation, Paralympic Athletes, and Kansas Accessible Sports, is hosting a Wheelchair Sports Expo on Friday, Feb. 8 and 15. The Expo will be held at Christ the King gymnasium, S.W. 25th & Wanamaker, from 6:30-8 p.m.

Athletes of all ages and their families are encouraged to attend to learn about and participate in wheelchair sports including softball, basketball, bocce, slalom, and track and field events. Interested athletes can continue with weekly practices to prepare for the MidAmerica Games. Extra sports chairs will be provided.

For more information and to register for this event, contact Cathy Drobny at (785) 817- 7085 or cathy.drobny@gmail.com.