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Supporting Cerebral Palsy Football in Oxford

Cerebral Palsy Sport has supported Summertown Stars CP Football sessions. The National CP Football Development Officer delivered a workshop to club coaches and volunteers ahead of their session on Saturday 7th December. The club have been really proactive in recruiting new participants, and there was a good mix of frame and non-frame players. The club […]

New Cerebral Palsy and Swimming online CDP launches on IDPWD

Today, on International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Cerebral Palsy Sport is delighted to announce a new online CPD course aimed at swimming professionals who want to further their knowledge on cerebral palsy and swimming. The course is titled ‘An Introduction to Cerebral Palsy and Swimming’ and has been developed in partnership with the Swimming […]

Giving Tuesday – a global day of giving

3rd December 2019 is #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving. A day where everyone, everywhere can do something to support the good causes that mean so much to them. You can volunteer your time; donate money; share your skills; campaign for something; organise a community event such as a coffee morning. The list really is […]

Vote for CP Sport in the 12 Days of Giving

The Ecclesiastical ’12 days of giving’ is designed to provide vital funding to charities by donating £1,000 to 120 charities over 12 days in the run up to Christmas. CP Sport is encouraging all our members and supporter to nominate us. Nominate CP Sport here by entering our charity number 1088600 and why you want to nominate […]

John Harrison appointed as Cerebral Palsy Sport Trustee

Cerebral Palsy Sport is delighted to welcome a new Trustees to its Board of Trustees following an external recruitment process and induction. John Harrison is Head of Partner Performance at Sport England where he oversees the performance of NGBs and other partners that aim to support more resilient sport and physical activity habits. The identification, […]

BBC Children in Need Rickshaw Challenge raises over £8.5 million

The BBC Children In Need’s Rickshaw Challenge 2019, led by Matt Baker from The One Show, raised £8,521,680. This year’s challenge saw the six young participants, including Cerebral Palsy Sport athlete Thomas, cycle 400 miles from Holyhead in Wales to Elstree Studios, arriving during the live broadcast. Of the many challenges en route, Thomas was […]