Are you available to help? The following events with the exception of the Valor Games, will take place at the Lincoln Park Boat Club.
Here are details.
Sunday August 11th RIC Military Camp Location: Lincoln Park Boat Club 8 am – 3 pm (Shift 1= 8 a.m. to 12 Noon and Shift 2 = 11a.m. to 3pm)
Run in cooperation with World Sport Chicago, the CPD, the US Paralympics and RIC, the club will host 50 Wounded Warriors with supervised on-water time in kayaks, our OC4 outrigger canoes, sculling in our quad as well as 500 meter erg competitions.
Learn more about RIC: http://www.ric.org/resources/spo rts-and-fitness/
Wednesday August 14th Valor Games: Offsite: 9am until 12 Noon Location: Armour Square Park
Hosted by World Sport Chicago in partnership with the Chicago Park District, the SAVE Foundation, ISFA and US Paralympics, , this event will host 100 Wounded Warriors in a 2.5 day competition Events are: Field & Track, Power-Lifting, Archery Cycling and concluding on the final day with a 500 and 1000 meter Virtual Rowingcompetition. to be followed by an event Awards Ceremony and luncheon.
Learn more about WSC: http://www.worldsportchicago.org /programs/valor-games-midwest/
Friday, August 16th Wounded Warriors 2013 Air Show Camp: Location: Lincoln Park Boat Club 8am- 12 noon
Run in cooperation with the Wounded Warrior Project, the club will host 50 Wounded Warriors with supervised on-water time in kayaks, our OC4 outrigger canoes, sculling in our quad as well as 500 meter erg competitions.
Learn more about Adaptive Adventures: http://adaptiveadventures.org/ev ent/2013/wounded-warrior-adventure-sports-camp
Sign up here: http://22.214.171.124:8080/circ/vol unteers2.a5w
or contact me if you have any questions and thank you for your considerations, I remain,
John S. Butsch
Lincoln Park Boat Club
Adaptive Committee Chairman
Whether your interest is recreational or competitive, these sessions will teach you the basics of the
rowing stroke, boat handling, etiquette, and equipment knowledge. Each session is limited to 3
participants so each has their own Adaptive WinTech 21 Shell.
2 participants are required for the session to run.
The cost is $200 (8 hrs).
Schedule Coming Soon