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Beat the Heat

Welcome to Beat the Heat, Casa Colina Hospital and Centers for Healthcare's annual adaptive sports and recreation camp for people with disabilities!

Featuring a wide array of adaptive recreation activities and more wheelchair sports than ever before, Beat the Heat takes place August 15-17 in Long Beach.

To sign up for Beat the Heat, please visit our Participant Forms page and follow the instructions to submit your application materials. Outdoor Adventures staff will then contact you with instructions on how to pay camp fees.

Part of Casa Colina's Outdoor Adventures and Wheelchair Sports program, Beat the Heat offers participants the opportunity for inclusive group interaction through adaptive activities like sea kayaking, sailing, deep-sea fishing, and hand-cycling, as well as wheelchair sports such as basketball, rugby, hockey, and tennis.

Camp activities will accommodate a wide variety of abilities by using specialized adaptive equipment, all operated by trained professionals. Casa Colina staff, trained volunteers, athletes, coaches, and professional outfitters will facilitate all activities, offering high levels of safety and engagement for all participants.

For information about attending, volunteering, or sponsoring this event, please contact Lisa Hilborn, MA, CAPE, Director of Outdoor Adventures and Recreational Therapy, at or 909/596-7733, ext. 4165.

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