The 36th Annual Wheelchair Games on Sept. 26 were a huge success. Thank you to all of the participants, attendees, volunteers, and sponsors.
Congratulations to our 2015 Wheelchair Game Award Winners!
Outstanding Novice Male - Ekow Opuko Dakwa
Outstanding Novice Female - Anastasia Nelson
Outstanding Junior Male - Martin Reyna
Outstanding Junior Female - Sarah Maher
Outstanding Adult Male - Paul Tudisco
Outstanding Adult Female - Markia Carter
Outstanding Master Male - Ramon Rivera
Outstanding Master Female - Gloria Murray
Outstanding Senior Male - William Braun
Outstanding Senior Female - Jerry Braun
Outstanding Field Male - Roger Mutter
Outstanding Field Female - Maggie Fusco
Best Slalom Male - Richard Dunn
Best Slalom Female - Jerry Braun
Outstanding Tennis Male - Kiko Mina
Outstanding Tennis Female - Catlin Goerlich
The 2015 Maureen Ryan-Carr Award, given in memory of the late Burke senior administrator Maureen Ryan-Carr and presented to the athlete who best represented the Games’ spirit, was bestowed upon Joseph Johnston. The John Lombardi Sportsmanship Award, given in memory of the late wheelchair athlete John Lombardi and presented to the athlete who showed the most determination, was awarded to Hillary Barber.
The 2017 Wheelchair Games will be held on September 23, 2017. For information on sponsorship opportunities, contact Colleen Borrelli at firstname.lastname@example.org or (914) 597-2849.