Scottish Disability Sport (Grampian Update) Dates/Opportunities for you Diary

Scottish Disability Sport – Grampian Update

Dates for your diary:

  • 22nd April, Stirling: Disability curling sessions begin (these have the opportunity to lead into development squads). Please see the attached poster for more information. Disability-Curling.pdf (22 downloads)
  • 8th May & 19th June: Living Golf Breakfast/Lunch Golf Tournaments for Children in Moray from P7 – S6 with behavioural/emotional challenges. An email with details of the events is attached. Living-Golf.docx (21 downloads)  
  • 6th June, Aberdeen Sports Village: GRAMPIAN PARASPORT FESTIVAL!!! This will run from 10am – 3pm and registrations will open after the Easter holidays.
  • 23rd June, Dumfries: Table Tennis Scotland Disability Table Tennis Championships. Please see the poster for more information. Table-Tennis-SCotland.docx (20 downloads)

Opportunities

  • If you care for a young athlete with a disability & would like to help a student with some very valuable research on barriers to sports participation, please see the attached document ‘GU3’ from Gemmery. You can contact Gemmery on gemmeryitalia@hotmail.com if you’d like to take part in the study. GU3.docx (20 downloads)
  • New Boccia Club for adults with additional support needs, physical or learning disabilities. Starting Tuesday 19th March 1pm-3pm at Inchgarth Community Centre. See flyer attached. Boccia-at-Inchgarth.docx (20 downloads)
  • MINDFULNESS MONDAYS – Aberdeen Health Village (Room 5) Taught by Ven Sujan, an experienced Buddhist monk from Nepal and other trained practitioners from the Varapunya Meditation Centre. Booking is essential, see flyer for information. Mindfulness-Jan-Dec-19.pdf (22 downloads)

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