For people with disabilities, be it mental or physical, winter sports mayprovide major enrichment to their daily lives, be it as a leisure activity or in competition.
Events at the Global Coaches House are now in full swing, with many of the world’s leading coaches passing on their knowledge in a series of free seminars and presentations.
Mitt Romney, prepare to be dazzled.
The International Council for Coach Education Global Coaches House at Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, will bring together the cream of world coaching during the 2012 London Games
Up to 12,000 schools will take part in the new School Games competition which the government hopes will replicate the US system of bolstering competitive sport in schools. The three levels of competition range from class versus class, school versus school and then county or city-wide sports festivals. These lead up to the finals at the Olympic Park from May 6th -9th and so far 24,000 out of 30,000 tickets to the finals have been sold since going on sale in January.
The Open University have devised an interactive game to find out if you’ve got what it takes physically, psychologically and socially to make it to the podium at the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics.
BASES Conference 2012 will be integrated into the International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport (ICSEMIS) 2012.
Sainsbury’s has launched its 1 Million Kids Challenge, aimed at getting one million children from around the UK involved in the Paralympics by giving them the opportunity to try out a paralympic sport.