The Cause

Our Mission

It is the mission of the Challenged Athletes Foundation® (CAF) to provide opportunities and support to people with physical disabilities so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics. CAF believes that involvement in sports at any level increases self-esteem, encourages independence and enhances quality of life. Learn More »

For Challenged Athletes

Discover how CAF can help you reach your goals by providing grants to fund adaptive equipment, clinics to build your confidence and mentorship to guide you.

For CAF Supporters

Find out about all of the great ways you can get involved to help CAF change the lives of challenged athletes. Learn More »



March 15

CAF Bay Area Cycle Challenge
San Francisco, CA

March 29

IRONMAN® 70.3 California
Oceanside, CA

May 2 - 4

Wildflower Triathlon
Lake San Antonio, CA