Defenders is an accredited non profit youth sports organization headquarted in Whittier, California. We are a Jr NBA, a USA Youth Basketball and a certified NCAA organization.
We provide the best experiences for student athletes from 8 years to 18 years old.
(girls and boys)
Defenders operates the nation's first Technology Experience Center that empowers students athletically, socially and academically through sports.
We offer virtual sports, Esports and physical sports with year-round league play.
Our TEC facility is located in the heart of Uptown Whittier's College District designed to accomplish an array of student athlete initiatives from career planning, critical thinking, nutrition and scholarship pursuit. The Defenders organization is a team of professional coaches, former athletes, doctors and academic leaders.
Our year-round patent pending sports style is held at Whittier College.
Our seasonal events are held at Staples Center and Venice Beach.