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Program Details


Building Access
  • Meets ADA standards

Adaptive Equipment
  • Adaptive equipment available
    Adaptive equipment available

  • Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes

  • Transportation Provided by the Program: No


Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, the RIC Adaptive Sports and Fitness Program provides a place for people with physical disabilities to reach their fullest potential through fitness, recreation, and competitive sports. Founded in 1981, the Adaptive Sports Program of the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the country. Current sports activities include: • Wheelchair Basketball • Wheelchair Softball • Wheelchair Rugby • Sled Hockey • Golf • Boccia • Archery • Rock Climbing • Cycling and Road Racing • Military Programming • Junior Wheelchair Softball • Junior Wheelchair Basketball • Junior Track and Field • Caring for Kids Youth Program • Various Sports - The RIC Fitness Center programs include: • On-site Fitness Center • Group Classes • Specialized Classes • Personal Training • Functional Fitness • Lokomat Training • AlterG Training • Consumer Education- To learn more, contact the RIC Adaptive Sports and Fitness Program.