Ability360 will be closed Monday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. The Ability360 Sports & Fitness Center’s hours on July 1st will be from 6am-6pm and it will be closed Saturday, July 2nd – Monday, July 4th. Re-opening on Tuesday, July 5th at 6am.

Rembembering Ability360 Founder: Ezward Bachand, Jr.

Rembembering Ability360 Founder: Ezward Bachand, Jr.

Ability360 Founder, Ezward Bachand, Jr., 76, of Phoenix passed away on April 14, 2016. Originally from Sturgis, South Dakota, Ez was paralyzed after fracturing his C6 and C7 vertebrae while bareback bronc riding on his honeymoon in 1963. Ez and his wife Loretta moved to Phoenix a few years later. Already holding a degree in Animal Science, Bachand needed to change careers, so he attended Arizona State University where he received a master’s in Economics.