FUNfitness is a physical therapy screening program that is designed to assess and improve physical strength, flexibility, and balance. The screenings also educate athletes and parents on the importance of staying physically fit and flexible and provide a hands-on opportunity for participating Special Olympics athletes to learn more about physical therapy.
Clinical Directors: Marne Iwand, Elizabeth Konopasek, Brianne Walbrecht
During the screening, health care clinicians will provide the athletes with:
After the screening, the clinicians will give the athlete instructions on balance, strength and flexibility activities they can do at home.