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Access to Waves Adaptive Water Ski Clinic in Rock Island


Saturday, August 17, 2024    
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Backwater Gamblers Ski Site
5000 44th St., Rock Island, Illinois, 61201

Event Type

Adaptive clinic for people with disabilities to experience water skiing

Backwater Gamblers Access to Waves is providing an adaptive water skiing clinic on Aug. 17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. There is no rain date.

The clinic allows people living with paraplegia, quadriplegia, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, visual impairments, amputations, traumatic brain injuries and more to experience the joy of water skiing.

The clinic will start at 9 a.m. and typically runs throughout the afternoon.  The clinic will assign slots to participants once the event gets closer.

The cost is $10.

Individuals must complete all registration forms and have permission from their doctor to participate.

To register or for questions, please email or call (309) 737-6529.