What is happening around Ohio that is wheelchair friendly?

Check out some of these events hosted by local groups throughout Ohio!

OhioWheelchair.com is dedicated to those who base their lives on wheels.
 We try to communicate with our peers and learn from those who have succeeded.

Many events (sponsored by various adaptive support groups throughout Ohio )
are always updating their event lists - so this list is always evolving to help promote such activities and share with our community.

Did we miss something? Please help us keep our list current

OhioWheelchair@gmail.com

 2019 Adaptive Events around Ohio

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Winter Season is finally here - dont forget to check out cooler weather event schedules!

Adaptive Sports Connection  (Formally TAASC)
   

https://taasc.org/ or https://adaptivesportsconnection.org/

 http://www.3trackers.org/

https://adaptiveadventures.org/

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Akron Rhinos Wheelchair Rugby Rumble

ASPO’s Akron Rhinos Wheelchair Rugby Team is hosting a regional tournament in Dalton, Ohio

Saturday, February 2, 9:00am – 6:00pm and Sunday, February 3, 9:00am-3:00pm
Midwest Community Center,
100, Kurzen Road North, Dalton OH 44618

Teams playing include
Akron Rhinos, Grand Rapids Thunder, WNY Wreckers and Pittsburgh Steelwheelers

Look for other ASPO events on their website!

Wheelchair Rugby
Wheelchair Basketball
Power Wheelchair Soccer
Sled Hockey
Various activities on various dates and locations - check out their website for the most current info!
http://adaptivesportsohio.org/
 

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Adaptive Sports Connection Fundraiser

Boundless Courage
A Masterpiece for All

Thursday, February 21, 2019 (6pm)
The Athletic Club of Columbus

136 E. Broad St. Columbus, Ohio 43215

Business Attire • Valet Parking Provided

For all event info and tickets - go to
https://adaptivesportsconnection.org/

Adaptive Sports Connection is dedicated to transforming the quality of life for veterans, children, and adults with disabilities
through sports, outdoor and therapeutic recreation, and inclusion with family, friends, employers, and communities.

Whether from a war injury, cancer, a stroke, amputation, spinal cord injury, a birth defect, a traumatic brain injury, or other challenges – we believe in the power of possibilities.

Call Sharon Schreiber at 630-945-1787 or Sharon@adaptivesportsconnection.org

 

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Adaptive Paddling Workshop
Learn to safely paddle a kayak or canoe in a warm heated pool with professionals.
Adaptive technology can and will help the most challenged paddler.


Saturday March 23rd, 2019 (9am – 4pm)
The University of Akron - Ocasek Natatorium

Free event to all Adaptive Paddlers
Space is limited - RSVP early!!

For Directions and Parking - check link below.

https://www.uakron.edu/rec/facilities/parking

For more info or to register - contact

John MacDonald - Director
Student Recreation & Wellness Services
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-6301
330-972-8028
jam3@uakron.edu
www.uakron.edu/rec


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for the most up to date info or to RSVP - go to the BPVA website at:
https://www.buckeyepva.org/

Buckeye Wheelchair Games
April 25-27, 2019
Spire Facility in Geneva Ohio

Billiards Tournament
June 14-15, 2019
Willoughby Ohio

National Veterans Wheelchair Games
July 11-16, 2019
Louisville KY
http://wheelchairgames.org/

Buckeye PVA Golf Tournament
August 5, 2019
Windmill Golf Course in Ravenna Ohio

 

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Mahoning Valley Spinal Cord and Mobility Challenged Support Group

 8747 Squires Lane NE in Warren Ohio 44484

Mahoning Valley Spinal Cord and Mobility Challenged Support Group

MEETINGS ARE ON VARIOUS DATES
2nd Mondays of each month
from 5PM – 7PM
IN THE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ROOM
AT HILLSIDE REHABILITATION HOSPITAL

Next meeting is
5PM on Monday January 14th, 2019

 

All are welcome to join us for any meeting - for the most up to date info and RSVP - contact

 Elizabeth Shank
Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital
8747 Squires Lane NE Warren, Ohio 44484
Tel: 330-841-3709 | Fax: 330-841-3860 |
Elizabeth.Shank@Steward.org

 

 

 

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Northeast Ohio Chapter of
United Spinal Association

Meets the 3rd Monday of each month at 7pm

Metro Health
(Old Brooklyn Health Center)
4229 Pearl Road
Cleveland Ohio 44109

More info - please contact

Megan Hammond, M.Ed
330-464-9852 or hammond.megl@gmail.com

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Mercy Health & Recreation
Adaptive Sports & Recreation Program

Jennifer L. Pospisil
Mercy Adaptive Sports & Recreation Program Leader
3700 Kolbe Rd.  Lorain, OH 44053
440.960.3423 or Jennifer.pospisil@mercy.com

Various adaptive events each day of the month - contact to find out more!

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