About The U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute - Paralympic Sport Minneapolis

3915 Golden Valley Road
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55422

Club Description

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute was created in 2013 by the merger of Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute and Courage Center. The Institute provides a continuum of rehabilitation services for people with short- and long-term conditions, injuries and disabilities in communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. The adaptive sports and recreation department offers 23 different programs between our two sites for youth and adults with disabilities in both a competitive and recreational setting. All necessary equipment is provided for participation in all programs and cost share and scholarships are available for financial aid. Join us today!

Primary Contact

Cara Gulbronson
Wheelchair Sports Program Coordinator

Secondary Contact

Eric Larson
Manager of Recreation and Sports

Disability Groups Served

  • Amputee/Limb Deficiency
  • Cerebral Palsy/Brain Injury (Hypertonia, Ataxia, Athetosis, RoM)
  • Intellectual Impairment
  • Short Stature (Growth Dysfunction)
  • Spinal Cord Injury/Spina Bifida (Impaired Muscle Power)
  • Visual Impairment

Organization Type

  • Paralympic Sport Club

Program Types Offered

  • Competitive
  • Recreational

Programs Open To

  • Adults
  • Veterans Active Duty Military Personnel
  • Youth

Programs Specific to Military Personnel & Veterans

  • No

Sports Offered

  • Alpine Skiing
  • Archery
  • Canoe Kayak
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Nordic Skiing
  • Power Soccer
  • Sailing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Track and Field
  • Water Skiing
  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Wheelchair Curling
  • Wheelchair Rugby
  • Wheelchair Softball
  • Wheelchair Tennis