Your program has been a lifesaver for my son, Jeffrey Sweeney (quarterback with his school team, the Houston County Sharks in the white jerseys) who suffered a massive stroke at the age of 14. He became severely depressed and had lost his will to keep going; he was giving up. His schoolwork was failing, his no-quit attitude was slipping and his will to be the best was fading. Joining this team gave it all back to him and then some. The team gave him a reason to keep going. I will never be able to put into words how grateful I am. This program gave my son back a part of his life that was taken from him.
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month! Get active, stay strong! One in 3 children in the United States are overweight or obese. Childhood obesity puts kids at risk for health problems that were once seen only in adults, like type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease. But… the good news is that […]
The 2017 AAASP Wheelchair Handball Season Starts this weekend across Georgia… Good luck to all of the teams participating! For updates and scoreboard info, visit our Facebook page, follow us on Twitter, or check our Wheelchair Handball page out weekly at: adaptedsports.org/wheelchair-handball-2 Wheelchair Handball View the full team schedule here: AAASP Wheelchair State Championship Information: […]
About Our Athletes Rolling with Derek Claros AAASP: Please tell us a little about yourself. Derek: I was Born in Long Island, NY – June 28, 2000. Both of my parents are originally from El Salvador; we moved to GA in 2006, in seek of better Doctors for me. I have a younger sister and […]