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CAF HS Adaptive Sports Program

With the uncertainty of in-person events due to COVID-19, our CAF High School Adaptive Sports Program (HSASP) will be going virtual! This program focuses on the sport of track & field and will be offered to youth athletes (age 11-18) all over the United States. The CAF High School Adaptive Sports Program will begin on April 5th, 2021 and conclude on May 17th, 2021. Please note, spots in the program are limited, so register today!

 

See below for all program information!

 

 

 

High School Adaptive Track & Field Program

 

The goal of the High School Adaptive Track & Field Program is to support student athletes attending or preparing for high school with coaching, training, and grant opportunities so they can participate and excel on their high school Track & Field team.

 

Sign up for our 2021 virtual program today!

Registration Closes March 1st.

 

 

 

EQUIPMENT GRANTS


All registered athletes will receive a package with essential strength & conditioning equipment. Additional discipline-specific equipment and resources are available for wheelchair racers, seated throwing, and ambulatory throwing athletes.
 

EXPERT COACHING


All coaches of the High School Adaptive Sports Program come from an abundance of knowledge and experience.
 

PRACTICE PLANS


All athletes will be provided with discipline-specific practice plans that include warm-ups, drills, and strength & conditioning. Each practice plan covers the six weeks of the virtual program with three practices per week to complete on your own time.
 

VIDEO TUTORIALS


In-line with the practice plan documents the video tutorials will give athletes step-by-step directions on how to complete practices. Tutorials will be sent on a weekly basis and include form, technique, and skill instruction to ensure all athletes are set up for success!
 

WEEKLY CHALLENGES + PRIZES

Each week of the practice plans include a weekly challenge that are designed to track athlete progress and provide fun tasks! Completed challenges give athletes the opportunity to earn awesome prizes!
 

 

Watch our latest CAF Programs Chat to learn more about the program

 


 

Online Training Videos

 

To support the program and adaptive track and field athletes worldwide, we have created 13 Adaptive Track & Field training videos so students, athletes, coaches, and parents can learn the sport of adaptive track and field.

 

Wheelchair Racing: Push Stroke Basics

Wheelchair Racing-Push Stroke techniques

Seated Throws: Front Facing Positioning

Seated Throws-Front Facing Position

Amputee Coaching Tips

Amputee Coaching Tips

Testimonials

 

 

Justin coaching adaptive shot-putter

CONTACT US

WE’RE HERE TO HELP

 
Contact us if you are looking for additional resources, contacts, or assistance at highschoolsports@challengedathletes.org
 
 

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