Program Helps Disabled Ride Bicycle
A five-day program to teach individuals with disabilities to ride a conventional two-wheel bicycle is planned for Aug. 29 to Sept. 2 at the SolCity Sports Center at Alliant University in Scripps Ranch.
“Lose the Training Wheels” is presented by the Crimson Speech-Language Research & Treatment Center – and allows for each child to attend one assigned session each day for 75 minutes. Participants must have a disability, be at least eight years old, walk without an assistive device, able to side step quickly to both sides, able and willing to wear a helmet, have a minimum inseam of 20 in. when measured from the floor, and not weight more than 220 lbs.
For additional information, call 619-742-5843, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.losethetrainingwheels.org.