• Shriners Hospital for Children-Portland - Oregon Shriners East West All Stars
- Posted: Fri. 24th
Today in Sports
Members of the Oregon Shriners East West All Star Football game toured the Shriners Hospitals for Children -- Portland today. During the visit the players met patients who they will be playing in a benefit game for Saturday August 1st in Baker City Oregon. They turned the autograph tables and asked patients for their autograph this year.
The hospital patients were all smiles meeting the group. The 140 players, coaches and Cheerleaders learned more about the different services at the hospital including the on sight Orthotics and Prosthetic lab as well as the hospital movement analysis lab. The group also heard from current and past patients including Aaron Paulson a past patient and Paralympian with medals in swimming from the Barcelona, Atlanta, Sidney, Athens and Beijing and is training for 2016 in Rio de Janerio in kayaking which will be making its debut Paralympic sport.