Bennett Blazers

“TEACH KIDS WITH DISABILITIES THAT THEY CAN BEFORE THEY ARE TOLD THEY CAN NOT……”

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The Kennedy Krieger’s Physically Challenged Sports Program is the home of the Bennett Blazers. The program provides therapeutic sports and recreational programs for children, up to the age of 18 or graduated from high school, with varying degrees of physical abilities. The program incorporate opportunities for participants to learn sports with the goal to:

– practice and develop skills independently

– use learned skills during leisure time

– grow socially/emotionally and practice problem solving.

Programs are tailored to the unique needs of each child and family.

Activities are held on a weekly basis on the grounds of the Greenspring Campus of Kennedy Krieger Institute. Off-site programming may include participation in local, regional, national and international athletic competitions. Special activity camps in golf, bicycling and sled hockey are held on campus or at local university/recreational facilities. Activities scheduled for a particular semester may vary and can include both beginner and advanced training.

This site will be used to keep everyone updated on current and future events.

 

ABC Medical is a proud sponsor of adaptive sports and the Bennett Blazers.  Please visit their website: http://www.abc-med.com/amythomason ABC Medical donates funds to the Bennett Blazers when purchasing through this website.  BIBC does not specifically endorse any product or service.

ABC Medical is a proud sponsor of adaptive sports and the Bennett Blazers. They donate a portion of their profit to the BIBC for products purchased using the link below.  The BIBC does not endorse a particular product or service by ABC Medical or other businesses.

http://www.abc-med.com/amythomason

 

July 2, 2014

BIBC is excited to report that we received a generous grant from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation that will be used to purchase new sports wheelchair and parts to repair some of our older chairs.  Thank you for your generous support of the athletes of the Bennett Institute.

BIBC is excited to report that we received a generous grant from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation that will be used to purchase new sports wheelchair and parts to repair some of our older chairs. Thank you for your generous support of the athletes of the Bennett Institute.