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.

Southlake Journal features story on End of Summer Bash IX

Even though she has spina bifida, a birth defect that can lead to disabilities including paralysis, the youngster is fearless. Her mother, on the other hand, was not so confident. “I was scared,” Maria Cabello said. Read the full story here …

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,…

Paralympic Sport North Texas, A Program of RISE Adventures, Paralympic Experience- Saturday April 14, 2012

Featuring Handcycling and Kayaking. The Paralympic Experience program introduces individuals with physical and visual disabilities to Paralympic sport on the local and international levels. The goal of the program is show individuals with physical and visual disabilities how participation in sport and living a healthy, active lifestyle can have a profoundly positive impact on their…

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…

Kayaking is good for your muscles!

Have you thought about trying it? Wondering how you’ll get in the kayak?  Wondering how you’ll paddle?  Where there is only one way to find out … TRY IT!  RISE challenges you to a fun adventure on Lake Grapevine.  You’ll receive lots of sun as we paddle through small waves.  But don’t worry you’ll be…

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…