Through the generosity of WNBA player Tina Charles’ Hopey’s Heart Foundation, AAU and heartsmart.com, we are pleased to provide AAU members the opportunity to purchase automated external defibrillators (AEDs) at a substantial savings. Teams that would like an AED and are not able to afford one can apply to Hopey’s Heart Foundation for a free AED. Only a limited number of free AED’s are available and will be awarded based on need and review of an application which is available here
Ordering AEDs and Backpacks:
Step 1 Download the PDF order form from here.
Step 2 Complete the order form as directed.
After the completed order form has been received, you will receive confirmation directly from heartsmart.com. Please allow up to 30 days to receive the equipment.
**Join Tina Charles and help increase the amount of lifesaving AEDs placed nationally, by making a match contribution for every rebound made in the 2016 WNBA season. For more information on the Rebounding Charity Challenge: Click Here **
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AAU Pickleball Serves First-Ever Event in Florida
The AAU Englewood Chill Blast Pickleball Tournament made history this weekend as the first-ever pickleball event hosted for AAU members. (What the heck is pickleball?!) More than 180 athletes from 11 states and Canada – ranging from age 19 to 75 – competed on Florida’s west coast as part of the Florida Pickleball League.
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Back in 2010, before Wade and his buddy LeBron James joined forces in South Beach for the Heat, Wade joined Mickey Mouse and played a special 3-on-3 basketball game with athletes in town for the 16U AAU Girls Basketball National Championships at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.
18 AAU Events You Don't Want to Miss in 2018
Summertime is right around the corner and, with that, comes the bulk of AAU national championship season. The AAU is constantly adding new events and new competition opportunities for youth athletes and, in recent years, a larger focus has been placed on developing the whole event – not just organizing a tournament. Complete with social responsibility initiatives and unique family vacation opportunities, take a look at the 18 AAU events you are not going to want to miss in 2018.
IOWA KIDS STATE FOLKSTYLE CHAMPIONSHIPS
TRI_ CITIES FASTBREAK FRENZY & Saturday Nite Light
Smokey Mountain Gymnastics Vacation Classic
Providence Grand Prix
Eastmont Winter Classic
Lake City Shootout
26th Annual Coyote Invite
Tri-City Warm-up Tournament