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Forest Flyerz celebrate turning 5 years old!

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Flyerz Explained:

Flyerz Hockey is the term used for inclusive hockey for those with a disability, impairment and/or additional need.

 

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Inclusive BMX school games 2016

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On Friday 14th October 2016, the Lee Valley Velopark played host to the Access Sport inclusive BMX school games 2016.

Access Sport welcomed 119 disabled young people from 11 SEN Schools across London to take part in the games (London boroughs include Lewisham, Merton, Barking, Barn

Pedro Summer Camps 2016

Based on the Chatsworth Estate - Hackney, Pedro is often considered to be more than a boxing club, providing a youth hub for where young people can engage in well thought-out sporting activity and become active members of their community.  Approximately 36.8% of children in Hackney are directly affected by poverty, creating a desperate need for prevention schemes that allow these young people to have the best chance in future life.

London BMX School Games

On the 6th of July, Access Sport organised the London BMX School Games at the Olympic BMX track in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Running from 9.30 in the morning until 3.30 in the afternoon, the day was filled with beautiful sunshine, determination, competition, and a truly inspiring effort from all of the participants.


Community Day at Burgess Park

On Friday the 22nd of July Access Sport partnered with Creation Trust and Burgess Sports to host a community day at Burgess Park, Southwark. The event aimed to inform the community about all of the great activities available for young people in their local community over the summer. The event boasted a true community feel, with families coming together enjoying an abundance of sporting activities, arts and crafts, and of course the delicious pizza…

Join us at Parallel London for a world first!

Sunday 4 Sept 2016 / Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park / 10k, 5k, 1k, 100m, Super Sensory 1k

We’re very excited to be part of the world’s first fully inclusive fun push/run and free family festival at the Olympic Park on 4 September.

Former halfpipe pro BMXer Mike Mullen visits Access Sport club

Former halfpipe pro BMXer Mike Mullen visits Access Sport’s satellite club in Southwark


Kingsweston School Sports

Access Sport helped provide inclusive sports to SEN students during their sports week with several of the Ignite clubs – iDID Climbing, Cotham Park Tennis and All Aboard providing opportunities around the city. Students got the chance to try a variety of activities with a pathway to continue to regular club sessions out of school. It also gave parents the chance to talk to club leaders about the activities and sport they provide and also watch their children excel in activities, highlighting that many had skills and ability that could be developed further.

Wheelchair Rugby in Bristol

Access Sport in partnership with Bristol Sport, Bristol Rugby and GB Wheelchair Rugby, continue to break down barriers through the development of a new wheelchair rugby club. Taster sessions for both youth and adult have taken place at Merchants Academy, Bristol over the past few months on a Thursday evening – youth session 7-8.30pm and adults 8.30-10pm

 

Access Sport and National Citizenship Service work together to make a difference!

On Wednesday 13th July, 19 young volunteers came together to make a difference to their local community youth club - 'Pedro Youth Club'. The fantastic volunteers were grouped together by the National Citizenship Service, an organisation looking to inspire young people from different backgrounds to work together and build a more inclusive society for the future.

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