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,…

RISE Sailing is a great way to spend some time on the lake!

Saturday, June 16th, Meadowmere Park on Lake Grapevine was another great time to be had with RISE Adventures. The winds were just right as we took aboard many people that day for a short sail. Some people struggled to overcome obstacles while others showed improvement by being able to board without assistance at all. Even…

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…

A Sailing students Thank You

Mr. Rick, Thank you for the sail boat ride you gave us with RISE Sailing.  It was a lot of fun.  I liked watching the water gliding along the edges of the boat.  I thought the buzzards were cool when they were feeding off the dead fish on the shore.  It was even more interesting…

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…

Sailing or Knot!

Weather or Knot.. ..depends upon the winds.  The new year is off to a wet and windy start! We’ve been able to make it out of the slip on a few occasions and set sail.    Not pirates, just pirate like weather, foul and dark. Soon the skies will clear and we can all enjoy our…

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…