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Cerebral palsy: how to get active and into football

If you have cerebral palsy, playing football is a great way to gain strength and develop your muscles. But not everyone in the UK has easy access to the sport.

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Disability Horizons Co-founder Martyn Sibley voted third most influential disabled person

The Disability Power 100 list covers successful disabled people in politics, media, sport and entertainment. Produced by Powerful Media and sponsored by The Shaw Trust, it creates important discussions around being

Rio Paralympics 2016: spotlight on winning Paralympian Ali Jawad

The Rio 2016 Paralympics may be well and truly over (sad face!), but we certainly haven’t forgotten about it and the epic Paralympic athletes that took part. So, to keep

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Disability Academy: new online resource offering in-depth advice and support

Disability Horizons CEO and Co-founder Martyn Sibley announces new online resource Disability Academy. It’s your one-stop-shop for comprehensive information covering everything from travel to employment. Read on to find out what benefits

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Top 10 exercises for disabled people

Dom Thorpe is a personal trainer who specialises in working with disabled people to help them get fit and healthy. We’ve asked him to list the top 10 exercises for disabled people with

Rio Paralympics 2016: spotlight on winning Paralympian Anne Dickins

The Rio 2016 Paralympics bought us 11 days of epic para sporting excellence, with triumphant wins, tremendous spirit and heart-warming moments. So to keep the buzz from the Paralympic Games

Disabled sport: Together We Will inspires you to get active

Getting active if you have a disability can be hard, particularly when it comes to motivation. But that’s exactly what the Together We Will campaign aims to change. It’s recruited inspiring disabled sports people

Rio 2016 Paralympics: spotlight on winning Paralympian Kadeena Cox

The Rio 2016 Paralympics bought us 11 days of epic para sporting excellence, with triumphant wins, tremendous spirit and heart-warming moments. So to keep the buzz from the Paralympic Games

Parallel London: how I smashed the 10k challenge on a tricycle

Parallel London was the UK’s first fully inclusive mass participation sporting event. It was an opportunity for everybody, disabled or not, to come together at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Rio 2016 Paralympics: 10 awesome moments as the Paralympic Games finish

The Rio 2016 Paralympic Games is sadly over, and it’s been a fantastic 11 days of Paralympic sport. Here, we look back at the last few days and round up the 10 most