STARS Athletics is
proud to offer a unique program for individuals with special needs from 4
years of age and up. Specialized training designed especially for
individuals with developmental and physical limitations. Designed by a
Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, Personal Trainer and United States
Association of Gymnastics Professional, UCA Cheer Professional and
ISI/UFSA Skating Professional, the STARS program promises to develop
athletes both physically and mentally while maximizing the fun!
programs promise fun, fitness, socialization and a learning opportunity
for families to gain an understanding of healthy lifestyles and the
opportunities available to those individuals with special needs. The
competitive programs are one-of-a-kind programs that offer elite
coaching, great facilities and year-round training and competition
opportunities to athletes with special needs. Athletes receive superior
certified coaching support and have the opportunity to take part in the
outstanding peer coach program, outings, clinics, camps, special
events, trips and meets and competitions (locally & across the USA).
STARS Athletics is home to several Special Olympic World
Champions, numerous State and District Champions and many other titles
in the sport of special needs gymnastics, cheerleading and figure
skating. Superior and above the rest, the STARS are the elite for
athletes with special needs. Founder Patty Hermann serves on the
Special Olympic International Committee representing the USA in the
sport of special needs gymnastics.