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Wheelchair Softball

If you enjoy hearing the crack of a bat and the roar of a crowd, wheelchair softball may be for you. Team members learn fundamental softball skills -- batting, fielding and base running -- in addition to the thrill of participating in local, regional and national tournaments.

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute hosts the Rolling Twins and Jr. Rolling Twins teams.

Join today! Wheelchair softball is a fun, team-building, confidence-boosting activity. 

It may be possible to join this class after the series starts; please call to inquire.

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What it is

Wheelchair softball is similar to standard softball, but altered rules accommodate the use of wheelchairs and players with varying ability levels. It is played on a hard-surface instead of grass so players have an easier time pushing from base to base.

Who it is for

Teams are available for both male and female players, ages 6 through adult. To participate you must have a disability that affects your lower extremities. This can include, but is not limited to amputation, spinal cord injury, spina bifida, cerebral palsy, and leg length discrepancy among other conditions. You do not need to be an everyday wheelchair user to play wheelchair sports. Please ask our program coordinator for more information on if you would qualify to play.

No prior softball experience is needed.

Good to know

All equipment is provided.

No participant will be turned away due to financial hardships. Cost sharing and scholarships are available upon request.

Get involved

Volunteer information

To share your love of softball as a volunteer with our program contact Khara Hesse, 612-775-2724.

Trouble logging in or registering?  
Contact  ckactive@allina.com or call 651-241-3820.

For information and to register

Contact information

Taavasa "Junior" Mamea
Phone: 612-775-2279
taavasa.mamea@allina.com

Fee information

See registration link for fees.

No participant will be turned away due to financial hardships. Cost sharing and scholarships are available upon request.

What to bring

The only equipment needed is a sports wheelchair. Athletes do not need to use a wheelchair for every day mobility to play . We offer an equipment loan program to provide specialized sports wheelchairs so you can fully participate in a season.

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