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Youth Sports

Lakeshore youth power soccer team, wheelchair basketball teams and swim team

Lakeshore Foundation offers team & individual sports for youth with a physical disability ages 6 to 22. No prior athletic experience is required. Youth athletics participants must join or be current Lakeshore members. View our Fall youth flyer here. Click the button below to register. Have questions about our sports programs? Contact for land-based sports and for swim team.

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Fall/Winter Sports

Power Soccer (Lakeshore Force)
October 3 – March
Mondays & Wednesdays 4:30- 6 p.m.
Power soccer is for youth age 6 to 18 with a physical disability. Power soccer players do not have to use a power wheelchair in daily life to participate. In addition to weekly practices, the team competes at home tournaments during the season. For more information, contact Lori Watkins at or 205-313-7429.

Prep Wheelchair Basketball (Lakeshore Sharks)
September 13 – April
Tuesdays 4:30-6:30 p.m. & Thursdays 4:30-6 p.m.
Prep Division wheelchair basketball is for youth age 6 to 13 with a lower limb physical disability. Daily wheelchair use is not required. In addition to weekly practices, the team competes in home, regional and national tournaments throughout the season.

10′ Varsity Wheelchair Basketball (Lakeshore Lakers)
September 13 – April
Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:30-7:30 p.m.
10′ Varsity Division wheelchair basketball is for youth age 14 to 18 with a lower limb physical disability. Daily wheelchair use is not required. In addition to weekly practices, the team competes in home, regional and national tournaments throughout the season.

Swim Team (Lakeshore Typhoons)
August 29 – 
Monday-Thursday 4-5:45 p.m.
Swim team is for youth ages 6 to 18 with a physical disability or visual impairment. Age appropriate siblings without a disability may also participate and compete at inclusive meets. Athletes compete at local, regional and national meets throughout the season.

Spring/Summer Sports

Archery
Season runs April – July
Archery is for youth ages 6 to 22 with a physical disability or visual impairment. Athletes compete at regional and national meets throughout the season.

Track & Field
Season runs April – July
Track & field is for youth ages 6 to 22 with a physical disability or visual impairment. Athletes compete at regional and national meets throughout the season.