‘I want to say thanks for making me a good player, helping me go to school and out of trouble...
Early on Thursday the 13th of August, a group of ten FivebyFive corporates and their clients boldly stepped out of their comfort zone and into the realm of Paralympic sport…
This unique Paralympic Experience Day was an auction prize from our 2015 Rugby Dinner, taking place at the London 2012 Copper Box Arena!
Split into teams of two, the participants tested their skills at three Paralympic sports; Boccia, Sitting Volleyball, and Goalball.
Access Sport’s newest staff member, Isaac Cavanagh, went to a ‘BMX Legacy’ session run in partnership with Nathaniel Martin from British Cycling to see how young people responded to the programme.
Each year in the UK 1.46 million children do not get a day trip, let alone a holiday. Through the Away Games program, StreetGames works to address this problem, broadening horizons and giving young people from our projects a great residential experience.
On 14 June 2015, participants in Access Sport's Ignite Programme were able to compete in DS Active's National Festival, a football tournament sponsored by the Down's Syndrome Association.
Access Sport’s BMX Legacy Programme has won Community Programme of the Year Award at the BT Sport Industry Awards 2015, sponsored by The Supporters Club.
On Tuesday 19th May, Burgess Sports hosted their first volunteer awards night. Burgess Sports is a collective of community sports clubs, all of which are based in Burgess Park, Southwark. Between them the clubs have over 2500 members and deliver sport throughout the week. All of the clubs rely heavily on local volunteers to do a range of roles, everything from making teas on the side lines, to running sessions, doing admin & writing funding applications.