Be The Best Sport
Be The Best Sport is an innovative and adaptive sports program for children who have intellectual disabilities as well as physical impairments. The program offers individuals exposure to a variety of sports such as basketball, soccer, and track & field. The goal of the program is to expose the athletes to the world of sports and allow them to develop and strengthen their motor, cognitive, and social abilities. They have the opportunity to learn the basics of each sport, through a hands-on multi-sensory approach. The program helps facilitate the building of sport skills, confidence, self-esteem, and sportsmanship, while meeting the needs of each individual. Professional coaches, dedicated volunteers, and special education teachers will help the athletes acquire new skills and develop motor skills.