Nonprofit Charitable Organization

Our Mission

To assist persons with physical challenges to Recover, Inspire, Succeed, and Empower themselves and others by providing inclusive adaptive recreational sports programs.

RISE End of Summer Bash IX

Event is Saturday, September 21 at 9AM. This FREE event provides a variety of adaptive recreational activities for those in the community with physical disabilities of all ages and their families.

Logo RISE KOSB IV

Huge! Free! Adaptive Recreational Sports Event

RISE Adaptive Sports presents Kickin’ Off Summer Bash IV sponsored by Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation Multiple Adaptive Recreational Sports Participate | Spectate | Donate | Volunteer   This FREE event provides a variety of adaptive recreational activities for those in the community with physical disabilities of all ages and their families. Activities include: water skiing,…

Remaining Summer 2011 Adaptive Water Sports Picnics and Events

Hispanic Water Sports Picnic – Sunday, July 31st, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm — Contact Fatima Rangel at fatimameme@yahoo.com Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation Water Sports Picnic – Saturday, August 6th, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Dallas Junior Wheelchair Mavericks Water Sports Picnic – Saturday, August 13th, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Hispanic Water Sports Picnic…

Summer 2011 Program Updates and Location Changes

A friendly reminder that most RISE programs require 48HR reservation notice.  This ensures we have enough volunteers and equipment available.  Thank you for your continued support of this new approach to scheduling.  Below are a few changes we’ve made to both TIMES and LOCATIONS.  Please read carefully and always remember to check out the RISE Calendar before making reservations. Handcycling…

REACH Water Sports Picnic was a Success

I had the great opportunity to attend the REACH/Rise picnic out at Grapevine Lake. It was my first time attending a RISE event. It was unbelievable to see all the talent out there. My co-worker and her grandchildren went tubing it was awesome to see the smiles on their faces and all the fun they…

RISE Summer Schedule

RISE Adventures, Summer Program Schedule, June-August 2011 All programs are FREE for persons with physical disabilities and family members! Programs Require Mandatory 48 Hour Advanced Online or Phone Reservations! Some dates are blacked out for group events. Check the RISE Calendar for availability. Group reservations are available at optional dates and times. Outdoor Programs, Weather…

End of Summer Bash VI Promo

The End of the Summer Bash is Saturday, September 25, 2010 9am – 3pm at Meadowmere Park in Grapevine, Texas.  This Free Event provides a variety of outdoor leisure activities for those in the community of all ages with physical disabilities and their families. Activities: Water Skiing, Scuba Demonstration, Jet Skis, Sailing, Kayaking, Swimming, Fishing, Disability…

RISE End of Summer Bash V Smashes Attendance Record!

This year’s attendance more than doubled last years with 918 total persons in attendance; Disabilities 237, Family Members 344, Volunteers  220, and Vendors/Sponsors 117.  Thanks to everyone that attended and supported this year’s event. We would like to ask everyone to send us your stories, pictures, and comments about the event. We are also open to any constructive…

Fishing with Andy

I want to thank Andy for all of his devotion to RISE programs! It’s amazing to see how the quad rugby Friday nights are the hot spot to be! Now I have to try and show up on time since everyone knows it’s a must! Thanks for taking a group of us night fishing the following…

RISE Fishing in the Dark 6/27/09

RISE Adventures fishing on a late Saturday night was a huge hit.  We all caught 5-6  sand bass in about three hours. The weather was great! We lowered lights into the water to attract minnows that would, in turn, attract the large fish.  We used minnow bait on a hook, waited a few minutes and…

RISE Kid Fishing With Captain Andy April 25

Sometimes a Program starts off even better than we dare dream for and Saturdays fishing outing on Ray Hubbard was one of those times. Our Adventure started a little slow because of the wind preventing us from taking the boat out but the backup plan was to ask Ellis an employee up at Bass Pro…