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Kansas City Chiefs host Challenger Fantasy Camp with visits from KC Wolf, cheerleaders and players

YMCA of Greater Kansas City
October 21, 2021
Left Photo: Challenger Athlete with football; Center Photo: Challenger Athlete and Volunteer; Right Photo: Two Challenger Athletes with Volunteer

A big thank you to the Kansas City Chiefs for hosting a fantasy camp for YMCA of Greater Kansas City Challenger athletes, volunteers and families! Athletes participated in a series of Play60 drills on the field, led by the Chiefs Rookie Club. They also each received personalized jerseys at the end of camp.

Thanks to Chiefs Rookies Trey Smith, Devon Key and Dicaprio Bootle, KC Wolf and the Chiefs Cheerleaders for helping make this such a memorable day for our Challenger program participants.

Highlights from the event are included on episode 7 of "The Franchise." You can watch the episode in the video player below.

PHOTOS | Challenger Athletes at Chiefs Fantasy Camp

About YMCA of Greater Kansas City Challenger Programs

Throughout the Y, programs are designed to be inclusive and accessible, to ensure all have the opportunity to be active and belong. Individuals with disabilities of all ages have the opportunity to build skills, stay active and connect with friends through YMCA Challenger adaptive sports and social events. Activities are led by volunteers and provide important opportunities for new experiences. Sports include baseball, basketball, bowling, flag football, and soccer. Young Adult social events range from outings to visit attractions around Kansas City to dance parties at the Y.

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The Franchise Episode 7: More Than Ready | Presented by GEHA