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Program Details


Building Access
  • Meets ADA standards

Participants Served
  • Age range of participants: 6 to 18

Adaptive Equipment
  • Adaptive equipment available
    Equipment provided as needed

  • Accessible by Public Transportation: No

  • Transportation Provided by the Program: Yes

    The RIC Junior Competitive Sports Program currently offers free wheelchair accessible bus transportation to/from most, but not all, programs for children residing in Chicago. Certain restrictions apply. Contact program for more information.


The RIC Adaptive Sports Junior Competitive Sports Program is a collaboration between RIC and the Chicago Park District (CPD). Competitive Junior Sports is ideal for youth seeking to develop their sports skills in wheelchair basketball, track and field, and wheelchair softball. Expert coaching and adaptive equipment are provided. Transportation is provided to participants living within Chicago city limits. Athletes travel to local and regional competitions. Participants must register with RIC and the CPD to take part in the Junior Sports Programs.