Have you ever wondered how to get involved in Para Tack & Field? If you are a paraplegic perhaps you are looking for a new hobby or passion. Athletics Canada offers opportunities for athletes with different disabilities to train and compete in track and field. This weekend at Nathan Phillips Square, downtown Toronto, Athletics Canada is hosting an event called Top Speed Challenge, to help raise awareness and to show those with disabilities how to get involved.
Wesley Vick has been a member of Athletics Canada for the past two years. He will be attending the event Friday, July 11, 2014 from 5pm-6pm. Wesley will be speaking to those interested in trying wheelchair racing and he will have two racing chairs available for others to try. If you or if you know anyone who may be interested, please stop by Nathan Phillip Square and give it a go!
Date: Friday, July 11, 5pm-6pm
and, Saturday, July 12 3pm-4pm
Location: Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto
You may never know if you like it unless you try!