Long Island Sled Hockey Inc. - For the Differently-abled Athlete
Rating: 4.98 stars 123 123 reviews
33 Harding Ave Lynbrook NY 11563 USA
To foster, promote and encourage sportsmanship, teamwork and camaraderie through the sport of sled hockey, specifically aimed at a juvenile and adolescent population of physically and/or mentally challenged athletes. Inherent in that goal is the development of a sense of self-esteem, pride and friendship within this population. Long Island Sled Hockey, Inc. also focuses on the development and nurturing of positive attitudes in and outside the Long Island community toward those with physical and/or mental handicapping conditions.
with 51 athletes, one U.S. National Championship, 7 RoughRiders Cup Championships, 3 Canadian Championships, one New York State Championship, 2013, 2014 & 2015 SW Florida Championships, seven bronze medals and four silver medals, (in 29 tournaments!!!) they continue to amaze. PLEASE visit our web site and view the eight videos on our Home Page, produced by WABC TV, MSN Network, YES Network, the NY Times, Verizon Fios One and others.
boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 21+ who have a physical and/or mental disability
Direct beneficiaries per year:
with 51 athletes, their families and extended families, friends and all who come in contact with these amazing athetes
Geographic areas served:
All of Long Island, New York
a nine month hockey program, played on sleds on a full length ice rink, with full contact.
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