Lakeshore Athletes Start Strong in Rio

September 9, 2016

Day two at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games brought another big margin of victory for U.S. Men’s Wheelchair  Basketball. Alabama native Brian Bell contributed 15 in the win over Germany. Next up for the men is Iran on Saturday at 1:45 p.m. CT. The U.S. Women’s Wheelchair basketball team will take on rival China at […]

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USA Wheelchair Rugby and Lakeshore: Where Sport and Family Collide

September 6, 2016

An Introduction to Wheelchair Rugby and Team USA Wheelchair Rugby, originally known as “murderball” because of its intense physical nature, was invented in 1977 by a group of Canadian athletes with quadriplegia looking for a sport that would allow players with reduced arm and hand function to participate equally. The sport is now practiced in […]

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Meet Local Paralympian Josh Roberts

Josh Roberts

September 2, 2016

During an Olympic and Paralympic year its easy to focus on Lakeshore’s status as a U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Site. But everyday at Lakeshore, behind the rings and Agitos, elite national team training sessions and international competitions, you will find community programs that inspire new generations to be physically active and develop top-notch talent. […]

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Lakeshore To Rio

September 2, 2016

Lakeshore has been celebrating the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games all year with its Lakeshore to Rio initiative to build excitement around the Games. Follow Lakeshore Paralympic athletes on their journey to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Scroll through this webpage to learn about the athletes who will represent Lakeshore in Rio Connect with our […]

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The Lakeshore 150

May 13, 2013

Ever wondered how much cardio exercise you should be getting? Back in April, we kicked off a 10-week incentive program called Lakeshore 150.  Members are challenged to accrue 150 minutes of cardiorespiratory exercise each week. This corresponds with the guidelines set forth by national organizations in health and fitness: ACSM (American College of Sports Medicine), […]

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