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Amway River Bank Run

The Amway River Bank Run is Saturday, May 11 in downtown Grand Rapids. Mary Free Bed sponsors 25K handcycle and wheelchair racing divisions for competitive handcyclists and wheelchair athletes only. Divisions are not designed for leisure racing. Click here for race details and registration information. Contact Christy VanHavar at 616.840.8207 with questions about the event….


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13th Annual Grand Rapids Griffins vs. Sled Wings Fundraiser Game

In this unique and highly-anticipated event, the Griffins will host a friendly yet competitive game of sled hockey with the Grand Rapids Sled Wings. This event benefits the Griffins Youth Foundation and the Sled Wings. Experience sled hockey for a $1 donation. Griffins players and coaches also will be on hand for autographs.


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Olive Garden Spaghetti Dinner

Support the Grand Rapids Sled Wings through this popular annual event. All ticket sales benefit the Sled Wings for seasonal expenses such as travel to tournaments, equipment needs, uniforms, ice time and hosting a home tournament. Tickets are $8. Free to children five and younger (checks payable to Mary Free Bed). Meal includes a complete Olive…


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Fifth Third River Bank Run

The 41st annual Fifth Third River Bank Run is Saturday, May 12 in downtown Grand Rapids. Mary Free Bed sponsors 25K handcycle and wheelchair racing divisions for competitive handcyclists and wheelchair athletes only. Divisions are not designed for leisure racing. Click here for race details and registration information. Contact Christy VanHavar at 616.840.8207 with questions…


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Sled Wings Benefit Dinner

Support the Grand Rapids Sled Wings through this popular annual event. All ticket sales benefit the Sled Wings for seasonal expenses such as travel to tournaments, equipment needs, uniforms, ice time and hosting a home tournament. Tickets are $10. Free to children five and younger (checks payable to Mary Free Bed). Meal includes a complete Olive…


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Wheelchair Basketball Tournament

Mary Free Bed Invitational a highly competitive National Wheelchair Basketball Association tournament 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday Mary Free Bed YMCA, 5500 Burton St. SE, a revolutionary, fully accessible facility More than 130 athletes representing 11 wheelchair basketball teams from Texas, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin and Ontario, Canada. Two teams – The…


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Wheelchair Basketball Tournament

Mary Free Bed Invitational a highly competitive National Wheelchair Basketball Association tournament 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday Mary Free Bed YMCA, 5500 Burton St. SE, a revolutionary, fully accessible facility More than 130 athletes representing 11 wheelchair basketball teams from Texas, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin and Ontario, Canada. Two teams – The…


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Adaptive Water Ski Clinic

Our water-skiing clinic allows for our participants to experience the thrill and exhilaration of flying across the surface of the water. This adaptive clinic focuses both on sitting and standing skiing, and is offered in partnership with Kentwood Parks and Recreation. Restrictions: Participants must be able to safely swallow thin liquids. Age: 5 years old…


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Adaptive Water Ski Clinic

Our water-skiing clinic allows for our participants to experience the thrill and exhilaration of flying across the surface of the water. This adaptive clinic focuses both on sitting and standing skiing, and is offered in partnership with Kentwood Parks and Recreation. Restrictions: Participants must be able to safely swallow thin liquids. Age: 5 years old…


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Fifth Third River Bank Run

The 40th annual Fifth Third River Bank Run is Saturday, May 13 in downtown Grand Rapids. Mary Free Bed sponsors 25K handcycle and wheelchair racing divisions for competitive handcyclists and wheelchair athletes only. Divisions are not designed for leisure racing. Click here for race details and registration information. Contact Christy VanHavar at 616.840.8207 with questions…


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