The Orlando Orthopaedic Center Foundation believes all youth athletes should have the opportunity to develop a lifetime of healthy habits playing the sports they love. In addition, we strive to provide the highest quality sports medicine and orthopaedic education to our healthcare community to further aid our youth athletes.
Why Youth Sports?
The benefits of participating in youth sports are well documented.
Student athletes are better prepared for a lifetime of healthy living.
Earn higher grades and are more likely to attend college and stay on track for graduation
Maintain lower rates of obesity and establish long lasting health and nutrition habits
Build effective communication and conflict resolution skills
Develop leadership skills, teamwork, confidence, perseverance, discipline, personal accountability, and strategic thinking
Experience reduced levels of depression and anxiety
Enjoy a sense of belonging, developing friendships, and having fun together
We started with the vision to do more for the community and specifically to do more for youth athletes.
that sports create is incredible.
It’s something everybody should
be able to experience.
Principal // St. Luke's Lutheran School
hard work and dedication
can create lifelong values