An Inclusive Nationwide Tennis Program For Autistic Kids (S6E50)

In this insightful episode of The Autism Dad podcast, host Rob Gorski sits down with Richard Spurling, the executive director and co-founder of Aceing Autism. They delve into the transformative impact of recreational programs for children with autism, discussing how the sport of tennis can offer vital social, physical, and cognitive benefits.

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Richard Spurling: Executive Director and Co-Founder of Aceing Autism

Richard Spurling serves as the Executive Director of Aceing Autism, a nonprofit he co-founded. His journey began with a deep-seated passion for tennis and a commitment to making a positive impact in the lives of children with autism. Richard has dedicated his career to developing accessible, fun, and enriching tennis programs tailored to the unique needs of autistic children. Under his leadership, Aceing Autism has blossomed into a nationally recognized organization, providing countless children the opportunity to thrive both on and off the tennis court. His innovative approach and unwavering dedication to inclusivity have not only brought joy and growth to the children he serves but also fostered a strong sense of community among families, volunteers, and staff.

Hosted by Rob Gorski:

Rob Gorski, a devoted single father to three incredible autistic sons, is the Founder and CEO of The Autism Dad, LLC. As a multi-award-winning blogger, podcaster, content creator, and influential social media figure for over a decade, Rob continues to share his family’s journey, providing insights, resources, and support to the autism community.

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