The Cause

Our Mission

It is the mission of the Challenged Athletes Foundation® (CAF) to provide opportunities and support to people with physical challenges 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 »



January 17 Adaptive Self Defense Clinic
Deni + Jeff Jacobs Challenged Athletes Center, San Diego, CA
February 4

Empire State Building Run-Up presented by Marmot
New York, NY

March 7

A Celebration of Will Gala
Rancho Santa Fe, CA

March 28

Accenture IRONMAN® California 70.3
Oceanside, CA