Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get involved?
Team LogoFor more information on the team and how to join call (509) 473-6053.

Are there age requirements to participate?
Participants can be between 2 years old and 102.

Do I have to use a wheelchair all of the time in order to play adapted sports?
No. Any person with a permanent physical disability is eligible to play adapted sports. For the wheelchair sports of basketball and racing, you must be able to propel a manual chair. We also offer stand-up divisions in track and field, archery, and powerlifting for athletes with cerebral palsy, amputations or vision impairments.

Do I have to own my own wheelchair?
No. Team St. Luke’s has extra sports chairs that can be utilized if needed.

What if I live out of town?
We have many options for participants who live outside of the Spokane area.

Who makes up Team St. Luke's?
Team St. Luke's is a group of people of all ages that want to exercise or compete in athletic events. Any age is welcome, as are any disabilities. Athletes have had many disabilities including:

  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Cerebrovascular Disabilities
  • Spina Bifida
  • Transverse Myelitis
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Vision Impairments
  • Amputations

Who supports the Team?
Team St. Luke’s is supported through generous donations by sponsors throughout the community. In addition, several fundraising events throughout the year contribute to Team St. Luke’s through the INHS Foundation. To make an online donation in support of Team St. Luke's, click here.