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(33.553608,-117.67056)
 

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Mission Statement

Our Mission is to help special needs children and young adults excel through team sports.

Description

Spirit League is for children who are physically active (ambulatory) & have the emotional ability to participate-but have difficulty keeping up with their peers.We emphasize the learning of basic sports skills & physical fitness for higher functioning but developmentally challenged boys & girls,ages 6-20+ years,in Orange County,CA.For our athletes,our goal is to foster self-esteem,enhance social skills & build friendships.For our families,our goal is to strengthen relationships,provide support & develop community.Spirit League is a safe place where your athlete can be him or herself.Our athletes are typically unable to fully participate in team sports due to one of the following challenges:Timidity;Obesity;Learning disabilities;High functioning autism;and/or Other mild physical & emotional disabilities.Programs are co-ed & offer participants an opportunity to build self-esteem,create friendships,experience teamwork & have lots of fun.Parent participation is required,so plan for an enjoyable experience for the entire family where long lasting friendships are formed & everyone has fun & grows

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http://www.spiritleague.org

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