Life is a team sport.
We rally our community to empower athletes with physical challenges to unleash their potential. Together, we can redefine what’s possible and enable Idahoans of all abilities to practice, play, perform, and compete at their best. So let’s lift, push, race, climb, throw, carve — and keep breaking barriers. We’ll unite through sport to fuel momentum, go the distance, exceed expectations, and drive Idaho forward.
In Idaho, CAF will collaborate with local community partners to:
To launch the program, CAF-Idaho will fund 15 individual grants to athletes residing in all corners of the state and who participate in a wide variety of sports from alpine skiing, wheelchair basketball and cycling, to rock climbing, track and field, triathlon and wheelchair rugby.
To learn more and get involved, contact Jennifer Skeesick, CAF Idaho Regional Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Apply for a CAF Idaho Grant
The CAF-Idaho grant program is a year round grant program for athletes with permanent physical challenges in need of adaptive sports equipment, coaching or competition travel support. Only Idaho residents are eligible for this specific program, and proof of residency is required in the application.
*If you are not an Idaho resident, you can still apply for a CAF grant through our general program. Enrollment opens in September 2019, learn more.
Connect with the CAF Idaho Community
Swim with Swain
Sandy Point- Lucky Peak Reservoir , Boise
10 am -12pm
Enjoy a morning of water recreation where we will learn more about the Boise River from Christopher Swain. We will celebrate accessibility to water that is clean and sustainable.
To register, contact Jennifer Skeesick
August 30th– Sept 2nd
WYDAHO Mountain Bike Festival
Grand Targhee Mountain Resort, Alta, WY
We have created an opportunity to anyone interested in off road hand cycling a chance get out and ride. Free registration for our challenged athletes. The whole family is invited to ride and camp
Contact details for questions: Jason Malczyk
Table Rock Trailhead, Boise, Idaho
The LIMBitless™ Challenge is an opportunity for the adaptive community to engage in a physical experience that will empower and enable participants to “Go Beyond” their limits by summiting Table Rock in Boise
For more info:
Contact Jennifer Skeesick, CAF Idaho Regional Director
MEET MUFFY DAVIS: CAF IDAHO ATHLETE
Thank you to our Partners
Special thanks to the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation for their partnership and support of Challenged Athletes Foundation-Idaho. Our grant and community partners provide generous support, products and services to our challenged athlete grant recipients.
Support CAF’s mission in Idaho
Funds will support:
- Grants to individuals for adaptive sports equipment, training and competition expenses
- Adaptive sports clinics across a range of sports
- Community events to unite challenged athletes and supporters together with a common goal.