Mobility Madness is on it's way

Published: Mar. 12, 2018 at 9:55 AM CDT
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An open gym was held Saturday for athletes to practice their skills on wheels.

The tournament is open to players of all abilities and skill levels. Their are currently about a dozen teams signed up and room for four more, registration is still open. Chairs are provided for the teams. This annual event is a major fundraiser for Dreams in motion and gives everyone a chance to play.

"Say you do not feel you are a great basketball player, or your skills are very much in the hoops area. It doesn't matter, once you get in the wheelchair we're all on the same playing field. Able-bodied, disabled individual, it doesn't matter, we all have a lot to learn as far as the game goes and so it's a fun event for everyone," said Jackie Mrachek, Dreams in Motion Coach.

March Mobility Madness will be at 1 pm, March 18, at Mandan Middle School.