for Exceptional Athletes is a San Diego-based sports program
serving athletes with developmental disabilities ages 5 through
exist to create enhanced opportunities for people with and
without disabilities to interact and form lasting bonds of
friendship through shared sports and recreational activities
in their communities.
you are an athlete, parent, coach, volunteer, sponsor, or
contributor, we welcome you to join us, and to have a voice
in how your program will be run. Please take some time to
look around and find out more about SPORTS for Exceptional
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|SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes
Greg & Joan Ahrens
Stephen & Mary Birch Foundation
Foundation for Developmental Disabilities
Gooding Family Foundation
HD Supply Facilities Maintenance
Hervey Family Foundation
La Jolla Electric, Inc.
Mission Valley Rotary
Rite Aid Foundation
San Diego Firefighters Local 145
Stellar Care, LLC-Jerry Harris
Thank you for your support!
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In Memory of Howard Harris: S4EA is saddened by the passing of Howard Harris. He was a long-time Year-Round Platinum Sponsor of S4EA. His sons - Jerry, Richard, David & Michael - are all S4EA volunteers. His daughter - Sally - is an S4EA athlete. The memorial service for Howard is being held on Sunday, January 26th at 2pm at Congregation Beth Israel (9001 Towne Centre Dr., San Diego). In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes (9575 Aero Dr. #B, San Diego 92123). Howard will be greatly missed.
your Vehicle to SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes
more information, call toll free at 877-537-5277 or click here.
Track Meets: The Kiwanis Track Meet is scheduled for Saturday March 8th at West Hills High School (8756 Mast Blvd., Santee 92071). The S4EA Track Meet is scheduled for Saturday, April 26th at Sweetwater High School (2900 Highland Ave., National City 91950).
Basketball Tournament: Francis Parker School is hosting the S4EA Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 15th from 9am-5pm.
Floor Hockey Tournament: The S4EA Spring Floor Hockey Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, May 31st at SDSU Aztec Recreation Center from 9am-5pm.
Upcoming Calendar of Events/Meets
March Calendar of Practices/Meets
2014 Calendar of Events/Meets
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Guacamole Bowl: The 11th Annual Law Enforcement Challenge “Guacamole Bowl” held Saturday, February 22 from 10am-2pm at the Balboa Park Club was a great success. The Guacamole Bowl attracted 2,000 guests who tasted guacamole from 25 teams & helped determine who makes the best guacamole. The Guacamole Bowl made over $14,500 to benefit S4EA. The Guacamole Bowl is co-sponsored by San Diego Park & Recreation-Therapeutic Recreation Services. Click here for Program. Congratulations to "We're the Good Kind of Fat" team who won the coveted "Guacamole Bowl" Trophy as the best overall team. "NLPOA-San Diego County" won the Law Enforcement Division. "South Bay Kiwanis" won the Kiwanis Division. "Guac This Way" won the Open Division 1. "We're the Good Kind of Fat" won the Open Division 2. "Arc's Guacamole Posse" won the People's Choice Award, while "Gurus of Guac" won the Best Decorated Table.
S4EA Game Night Fundraiser: The S4EA Game Night Fundraiser is being held Thursday, March 20th from 6-8:30pm at S4EA Board President Jack Nooren's residence. Registration is $50. Limited to first 15 registrants. Hors d'oeuvres and Beverages provided. Activities include Board Games and Social Activities. Click here for Game Night Fundraiser Flyer. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call S4EA at 858-565-7432 for more info.
S4EA Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser: The S4EA Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser is being held at the S4EA/North Shores Auditorium (9575 Aero Drive, San Diego 92123) on Saturday, March 22nd from 8-10am. The breakfast includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, milk, juice and coffee. A raffle will be held. The S4EA Athlete Council elections will be held at the Pancake Breakfast for the following S4EA Athlete Council Officers: President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, and Sergeant-At-Arms. Bring the family and friends to the delicious breakfast and support S4EA. Click here for S4EA Pancake Breakfast Flyer/Reservation Form. For more information or to order your Pancake Breakfast tickets, call S4EA at 858-565-7432.
S4EA 'Bunco' Fundraiser: SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes presents 'Bunco' on Friday, April 11th at the S4EA/North Shores Auditorium (9575 Aero Drive, San Diego 92123) from 6-8pm. Tickets are $20 - which includes hors d'oeuvres, soft drinks and two rounds of tournament play. Prizes are given for most wins, most losses, and most Buncos. This is a unique fundraising adventure that is fun for all. Click here for Bunco Flyer/Registration Form. Click here for Bunco Rules. If interested in playing Bunco, winning prizes & supporting S4EA, call 858-565-7432.
The 'Bunco' fundraiser on January 17th at S4EA/North Shores Auditorium made $1,635 for S4EA.
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for Exceptional Athletes offers 24 sports in 4 sports seasons.
Sports include baseball, basketball, bocce, bowling, cross
country & downhill skiing, cycling, figure & speed
skating, flag football, floor hockey, golf, judo, sailing, snowboarding,
snowshoeing, soccer, softball, swimming, table tennis, tennis,
track & field, volleyball, and walking/exercise.
with developmental disabilities, families, friends & others
can play and compete.
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Athletes can sign-up for SPORTS Camp Session #1 on May 9-11, 2014 or Session #2 on August 15-17, 2014 at Wildwood Ranch in Ramona. Session #1 & Session #2 offer a general program of camp & sports activities. Athletes spend 2 nights in cabins and eat 6 camp meals under the guidance of camp counselors/chaperones. Persons with developmental disabilities, families, friends, volunteers, coaches, and supporters are all welcome to join SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes at the SPORTS Camp. Session #1 and Session #2 can accommodate athletes using wheelchairs.
The SPORTS Camp Registration Fee is $150 per session to help pay for lodging, meals, insurance, patch, supplies, etc. Mail Fee and SPORTS Camp Registration Form by April 1st to SPORTS for Exceptional Athletes (9575 Aero Drive Suite B, San Diego, CA 92123). A deposit of $50 will reserve your spot in the SPORTS Camp. For more information, please call S4EA at (858)565-7432 or go to the S4EA website at www.s4ea.org.
Click here for Camp Flyer.
Click here for Athlete Camp Registration Form.
Click here for Counselor/Chaperone Registration Form.
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|SPORTS Endowment Fund
S4EA has created the SPORTS Endowment Fund to help ensure long-term continuity and sustainability for S4EA. For more information on planned giving and other endowment options, call attorney Jerry Harris at 619-282-4415.