Tags: Disability Sport

Tim Hollingsworth appointed new chief executive of Sport England

Tim Hollingsworth appointed new chief executive of Sport England

Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 10:58

Our new chief executive will join Sport England in November after seven years at the British Paralympic Association. Read More »

New film collection highlights ways to apply Ten Principles in activities

New film collection highlights ways to apply Ten Principles in activities

Posted: Sun, 26 Aug 2018 09:13

The five disabled people talk about how activity fits into their life and what it means to them to be active. Read More »

Share your experiences in the Activity Alliance leadership survey

Share your experiences in the Activity Alliance leadership survey

Posted: Wed, 22 Aug 2018 11:32

Activity Alliance wants to understand the professional aspirations of disabled people and people with long-term health conditions. Read More »

Activity Alliance releases updated inclusive communications resource

Activity Alliance releases updated inclusive communications resource

Posted: Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:30

Activity Alliance is adding to its bank of resources with a series of new factsheets that support providers to be more accessible and inclusive in their communications. Read More »

Football Focus: “There’s no such thing as too much football”

Football Focus: “There’s no such thing as too much football”

Posted: Tue, 24 Jul 2018 09:54

Hi, my name is Lee Smith, I'm 49 years old and I live in Wolverhampton. I am an amputee footballer.

I lost my right leg above the knee due to cancer just over a year ago. Whilst attending Maltings Mobility Centre for physiotherapy, I found out about amputee... Read More »

2018 times have been tough...

2018 times have been tough...

Posted: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 15:10

Read the latest blog from Paige Murray, a local T34 Under 23 Wheelchair athlete. Read More »

Desford Lawn Tennis Club recognised at a special British Tennis Awards ceremony at Wimbledon

Desford Lawn Tennis Club recognised at a special British Tennis Awards ceremony at Wimbledon

Posted: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 16:30

The Leicestershire club was named as having the Disability Programme of the Year. Read More »

Blog: “I want to continue to push barriers in boxing”

Blog: “I want to continue to push barriers in boxing”

Posted: Mon, 09 Jul 2018 09:54

This year Activity Alliance has been sharing the experiences of disabled people involved in sport and exercise at all levels. Today, it continues this theme and hear from Kate Farley, a 28 year old boxer with cerebral palsy, on how being active has and continues... Read More »

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