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Bike Showcase Geared for Kids With Disabilities
Date:5/15/2009

Sponsored by Courage Center St. Croix and EveryKid Mobility

MINNEAPOLIS, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Riding a bike is a rite of passage for every kid! Come to Courage Center St. Croix on Saturday, May 30, from 10 a.m. to noon to test ride adaptive bikes designed to make this dream come true for kids of all physical abilities. Courage Center St. Croix is located at 1460 Curve Crest Blvd., Stillwater.

Many manufacturers will be on hand with bikes and tricycles to test drive. Bikes will be available for kids of all physical abilities. We'll also feature simple additions you can make to existing bicycles and tricycles. Both hand and foot-powered cycles will be available. Receive advice on alternative funding options and payment plans. And, each child will go home with a photo to remember their bike riding experience.

Other highlights include:

  • On-site physical therapists available for bike consultation.
  • Low cost adaptation to personal bicycles and tricycles.
  • Information about summer programs, camps and adaptive vacations.

Bring a bike helmet if you have one. Some bike helmets will be available for use on test rides.

About the Sponsors:

Courage Center is a nonprofit rehabilitation and resource center that advances the lives of children and adults experiencing barriers to health and independence. At Courage Center, we specialize in treating brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, chronic pain, autism, and disabilities experienced since birth. Founded in 1928, Minneapolis-based Courage Center offers advanced technologies and innovation provided in part through the efforts of thousands of volunteers and donors. For more information visit CourageCenter.org.

Every Kid Mobility was founded in 2005 by Sally Brown to create a place for families who need adaptive bikes. Every Kid Mobility has partnered with Just Two Bikes to provide the most complete showroom of adaptive bicycles in the Upper Midwest. We work closely with schools, therapists and funding sources to help make adaptive cycling a possibility for more and more families.

    Contact:  Laurin Dalton, Courage Center St. Croix, 651-351-2372, or
              laurin.dalton@CourageCenter.org

              Heather Marx, Every Kid Mobility, 651-468-7370
              hmarx@everykidmobility.com


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