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"We Can't Help Everyone. BUT...Everyone Can Help Someone"
At the core of every DISSIDENT product is the idea that fitness is a powerful tool to inspire and improve communities. We believe greatness results from the fusion of performance and passion.
We chose the Challenged Athletes Foundation because we believe that these athletes are a true embodiment of the DISSIDENT brand. They over come their adversities and forge their own destiny. They are Strong, They are Fearless, They are Leaders, They are DISSIDENT. Please help us support this outstanding organization. everyone deserves to be DISSIDENT.
It is the mission of the Challenged Athletes Foundation® (CAF) to provide opportunities and support to people with physical challenges, so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics. CAF believes that involvement in sports at any level increases self-esteem, encourages independence and enhances quality of life.
The Challenged Athletes Foundation® (CAF) is a world leader in helping people with physical challenges lead active, healthy lifestyles. CAF believes that participation in physical activity at any level increases self-esteem, encourages independence and enhances quality of life. Since 1994, more than $70 million has been raised and over 11,000 funding requests from people with physical challenges in all 50 states and dozens of countries have been satisfied. Additionally, CAF’s outreach efforts reach another 60,000 individuals each year. Whether it’s a $2,500 grant for a handcycle, helping underwrite a carbon fiber running foot not covered by insurance, or arranging enthusiastic encouragement from a mentor who has triumphed over a similar challenge, CAF’s mission is clear: give opportunities and support to those with the desire to live active, athletic lifestyles . To learn more, visit challengedathletes.org or call 858-866-0959.
Check Out a recap video of the 2016 ASPEN MEDICAL PRODUCTS SAN DIEGO TRIATHLON CHALLENGE. Dissident Gym Wear was there to lend a helping hand!