2011 ALL-STAR Specially Challenged Martial Arts Championships
2010 ALL-STAR Specially Challenged Martial Arts Championships
Adapted Martial Arts for Individuals with physical, developmental or emotional challenges. Special Challenges include, but not limited to, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Mental Retardation, paraplegic (wheelchair), Blind, Deaf, Dwarfism, etc. Ages 6 & up.
Scholarships are available to assist with costs through INSPIRING POSSIBILITIES, a 501c3 non-profit organization. Visit www.InspiringPossibilities.org for information.
Inspiring individuals with physical, developmental or emotional challenges to empower themselves to develop their full potential through the study and practice of Martial Arts and other Adapted Practices.
Goals & Objectives:
1. To develop a systematic and progressive training program focusing upon specialized adapted martial arts, other adapted practices and philosophies.
2. To inform, assist and involve the public-at-large in creating open-ended learning opportunities for people with physical, developmental or emotional challenges.
3. To create an integrated community of caring individuals dedicated to overcoming physical, developmental or emotional challenges.