Our Adaptive and Inclusion programs are designed to develop skills, foster friendships, and increase self-confidence among those that participate. We work to provide quality experiences for participants of all genders and ages!

There are many ways to become involved in our programs, through Challenger sports, adaptive clinics, or other community events. Contact Emily Crisco at ecrisco@toknc.com or 336-564-2241 if you are interested in becoming involved as a Challenger coach or to offer support in various ways.

CHALLENGER SPORTS

Basketball, Cheerleading, Football, & Soccer

 

Challenger Soccer

This league will give participants the opportunity to get moving on a weekly basis! The goal of the league is to develop skills, enhance self-esteem, and foster the development of new friendships. This is a program designed for children and adults of all genders and will be structured for their individual success. We will also have the opportunity to join with High Point Parks and Recreation to do a few combined practices!

Ages: 8 and older

Instructor: KPRD Staff & Volunteer

Dates: May 18 – June 22

Day: Wednesdays

Time: 4:30 – 5:30

Location: Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex

Fee: $15

Registration: Monday, April 11th – Wednesday, May 11th

Challenger Cheer

What is a sports team without a cheer squad?! Join us to learn two cheer routines and one dance routine to perform at the games and at the end of season award ceremony! This program is designed for children and adults of all genders who love to dance and CHEER! Participants will focus on skill development and creating friendships among their teammates.

Ages: 8 and older

Instructor: KPRD Staff & Volunteer

Dates: May 18 – June 22

Day: Tuesdays

Time: 5-6

Location: Kernersville Community Recreation Center

Fee: $15

Registration: Monday, April 11th – Wednesday, May 11th

Challenger Flag Football

This league, sponsored by the Carolina Panthers, will help players increase physical activity, develop skills, and increase socialization among teammates. This is a program designed for children and adults of all genders and will be structured for their individual success.

Ages: 8 and older

Instructor: KPRD Staff & Volunteer

Dates: September 8 – October 29

Time: Thursdays, 5:00 – 6:00

Location: Kernersville Community Recreation Center

Fee: Free

Registration: Monday, August 1 – Wednesday, September 7

Challenger Basketball

This league can help players gain self-esteem, independence, and develop friendships all while learning the game of basketball. This program is designed for children and adults of all genders to participate in a sports environment structured for their individual success. Players will work on skill building which provides an essential opportunity for players to develop stronger emotional and social skills while working as a team. In addition, battles against High Point Parks and Recreation and Greensboro Parks and Recreation Challenger teams will bring the spirit of competition!

Ages: 8 and older
Instructor: KPRD Staff & Volunteer
Dates: 2023 Winter
Time: 5:00 – 6:00pm
Location: Kernersville Community Recreation Center
Fee: $15
Registration: TBD

Adaptive Archery Clinic

Do you love shooting archery? Maybe you’ve never tried it out but would like to? Adaptive Archery will provide all people, regardless of ability, the opportunity to learn basic fundamentals and practice shooting. We will provide everything needed to participate, including adaptive equipment. Please contact Emily Crisco at ecrisco@toknc.com if you are interested in helping out with these events.

Date: Saturday, July 9th

Time: 11:30-12:30

Location: Kernersville Recreation Center

Registration coming soon!

Adaptive Cycling Clinic

Join us for a fun day in the park to try out our new adaptive cycles! People of all abilities welcome. This will be a collaborative event with Winston-Salem Recreation and Parks.

More info coming soon!!

Date: Saturday, October 1st

Time: 1-3pm

Location: Fourth of July Park

702 West Mountain St.

Kernersville, NC 27284

 

Wheel Serve Piedmont

Wheelchair Tennis is making it’s way to the Piedmont and we are excited to be a part of it! This program is intended for individuals with physical disabilities. This program will give players the chance to learn the basic fundamentals of tennis while increasing social interaction, enhancing physical wellness, and reducing stress. If you would like to be involved, please contact Susan Broduer at 336-777-6540 or susan@gretanc.com.

Register here!

Ages: 18+

Dates: 2nd and 4th Tuesdays each month

Kickoff Event – March 8th, 2022!

Time: 11am-1pm

Location: Deep River Recreation Center

 

 

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Contact for information
Emily Crisco
Adaptive and Inclusion Coordinator
ecrisco@toknc.com
336-996-3062