BAKA Bootcamp 2022

Date and Time

September 8 – 10, 2022
All Day
09/08/2022 08:00 AM 09/10/2022 11:59 PM America/New_York true BAKA Bootcamp 2022 Bilateral Above-Knee Amputee (BAKA) Boot Camp is for bilateral above-knee prosthetic users interested in improving their daily function and abilities. This 3-day interactive workshop will provide a comprehensive overview of what is possible for a full-time prosthetic user. 900 S Orme St, Arlington, VA 22204

Location

Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel
900 S Orme St
Arlington, VA 22204

If you are someone with bilateral above-knee (BAKA) limb loss or difference, don’t miss out on attending Hanger Clinic’s BAKA Bootcamp. No matter your mobility level, you will be inspired to “Decide to Rise” to the next level of your abilities during this three-day event. You will be challenged and encouraged by your peers with limb loss, along with an exceptional Hanger Clinic team, led by Kevin Carroll, MS, CP, FAAOP/D.

Event Details

Event Dates: September 8-10, 2022
(Registration opens 5-7 p.m. on Sept. 7 in the hotel lobby; Event starts at 8 a.m. on Sept. 8 and ends at 12 p.m. on Sept. 10)

Hotel

Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel
900 S Orme St, Arlington, VA 22204

Book your hotel room online to receive a $110 rate.  Book no later than August 19 to receive the discounted rate.

Travel

The nearest airport to the hotel is Ronald Reagan International (DCA). The Sheraton Pentagon City has a free airport shuttle.

Registration

$50 per person  

Register Here


Activities and Topics include:

  • Men and women’s support groups
  • Navigating ramps, stairs, curbs, uneven terrain
  • Mobility training at the Lincoln Memorial
  • Adaptive driving
  • New technologies and specialized activity prosthetics
  • Strength training
  • Skincare products and tips
  • Desensitizing the residual limbs, phantom pain management

Each year at Hanger Clinic’s BAKA Bootcamp, lifelong friends are made as this incredible community grows. We can’t wait to see you there.