Tag "accessible sport"

Interview with Matt Hampson, Ambassador for Parallel London

With less than a month to go before the return of Parallel London (an all inclusive fun run and festival), Carrie Aimes spoke to ambassador Matt Hampson about his involvement,

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RaceRunning: have you heard of this athletic disability sport?

19-year-old Hannah Dines shares her experience of RaceRunning, a disability sport that enables people with mobility issues to race on a running bike. It is a disability sport that has

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Top ski resorts for disabled skiers

David Fennings is a ski and snowboard instructor for both able-bodied and disabled people. Having worked at a variety of different ski resorts, David gives us his run down of

ST Motorsport: accessible adrenaline

Are you an adrenaline junkie? Love racing and motorsport? Then prepare to be filled with jealousy at Dan McIntyre’s account of racing with ST Motorsport. On a dark, cold and

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Wing walking with Duchenne: realising a dream

Ever been tempted to try wing walking? Adam Yuill tells Disability Horizons about his plans to do so, all from the comfort of his powered wheelchair. Hi, my name is

Wheelchair pool and snooker: inclusive sports­

After the London 2012 Paralympic Games the eyes of the world have been on disability sport more than ever before. But how many people know about wheelchair pool or snooker?

Paralympic Games 2012: day 4

From the very best bits to what you’ve been talking about, we’ve got the Paralympic Games 2012 covered! Each day this week one of our brilliant Disability Horizons volunteers will

The Paralympic Games 2012: day 3

From the very best bits to what you’ve been talking about, we’ve got the Paralympic Games 2012 covered! Saturday the 1st was the day Team DH (i.e. me, Martyn and

The Paralympic Games 2012: day 2

From the very best bits to what you’ve been talking about, we’ve got the Paralympic Games 2012 covered! You might have guessed from my Facebook posts and tweets for @DHorizons

The Paralympic Games 2012: day 1

From the very best bits to what you’ve been talking about, we’ve got the Paralympic Games 2012 covered! So, we’ve just experienced day one of the London Paralympics 2012, kicked

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