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Stroke Survivors

Uncover the 3P’s of Stroke Recovery Success.

Therapists

Discover new technology for your patients.

Family and Friends

Inspiring new ideas for stroke rehabilitation.

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Stroke Stories

Read how stroke survivors tackle real world challenges and persevere. They share their stories and lessons learned—inspiring everyone who reads them.

Stroke F.A.S.T.

Learn to recognize the warning signs of a stroke so you can spot them early and help a friend or family member—you never know when someone might suffer a stroke.

Booklets

Watch our booklets open up on the screen in front of you and read them for free. We wrote booklets for survivors, therapists, family and friends—something for everyone.

Technology

Discover some of the newest technology for stroke rehabilitation that can be used during your therapy sessions or at home with family and friends.

Latest News and Press

If you’re looking to learn more about us, the stroke community, and get the latest news, you’ve come to the right place.
News
May 15, 2024

Fox 2 KTVU’s Heather Holmes is joined by Deb Shaw, Founder of Champion the Challenges.

Deb and her husband Bob outline the early warning signs of a stroke for Stroke Awareness Month and how their Foundation is Inspiring the Stroke Community.
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September 22, 2023

Stroke survivors take their swings at San Jose golf event

Champion the Challenges’ Golf4Life event drew 250 participants to Los Lagos Golf Course   Deb Shaw was not a big golf player before she had three strokes between 2016 and 2019. But putting in virtual reality and later on a…
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September 15, 2023

NBC Bay Area News, Garvin Thomas features Deb Shaw & GOLF 4 LIFE — Inspiring Stroke Survivors

NBC Bay Area Proud segment with Garvin Thomas visits Deb Shaw at Golf 4 Life. A free annual event for stroke survivors and caregivers to improve their strength, balance and flexibility.
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September 15, 2023

Champion the Challenges Hosts Free Golf 4 Life Event for Stroke Survivors in San Jose

Annual Outing and Expo Helps Stroke Survivors Improve Strength, Flexibility & Balance SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 13, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Champion the Challenges, a nonprofit foundation committed to Inspiring Stroke Survivors, hosted some 250 local attendees at the annual Golf 4 Life event…
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August 2, 2023

Champion the Challenges Honored by IPPY Awards for Independent Publishers

Nonprofit Foundation "By Stroke Survivors for Stroke Survivors" Wins Gold Medal for Website Publishing, and Silver Medal for Self-Help Booklet Series for Stroke Survivors SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Champion the Challenges, a nonprofit foundation committed to Inspiring Stroke Survivors,…
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September 14, 2022

Champion the Challenges Hosts Golf 4 Life Free Event for Stroke Survivors in San Jose

Annual Golf Event Helps Stroke Survivors Improve Strength, Flexibility, and Balance SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Champion the Challenges, a nonprofit foundation committed to reimagining stroke rehabilitation, hosted more than 180 local attendees at the annual Golf 4 Life Event…

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