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Successful RaceRunning taster session

Three RaceRunning sessions have been held in Partnership with the University of Nottingham at the David Ross Sports Village.  The sessions took place on the high performance indoor track area providing participants with the opportunity to experience being on a RaceRunner. A total of 8 people attended throughout the 3 sessions aged between 3 and […]

SportStart is back!

Cerebral Palsy Sport are relaunching the SportStart programme after a short break away. The SportStart days will now be available to everyone in the community and will be delivered in the school holidays and weekends. A SportStart event is where CP Sport works with a range of local clubs and organisations who in turn then […]

Athletics Series Entry Now Open

We have three athletics series events confirmed and ready to book in: 7- 8th April – Kingston Upon Thames 12th May – York 9th June – Gloucester We are also taking entries for the CP Sport Athletics Nationals that are taking place in Doncaster in September for more information click here

MBE awarded to Craig Carscadden for services to disability sport

Former Paralympian athlete Craig Carscadden  has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s New Years Honours List 2018 for his service to disability sport. Craig started his involvement with disability sport as a CP athlete. He was a middle distance competitive athlete competing in the 1996 Paralympic Games. He then continued his involvement in sport by […]

Cerebral Palsy Sport Table Cricket Nationals 2017

This year’s Sport England funded Table Cricket National Finals Day took place at Egbaston Cricket Ground on Saturday 2nd December 2017. Over 40 players took part, as 6 Teams from Birmingham, Gloucester, Lincoln, Nottingham and Yorkshire battled it out for this years title. Teams were split into two pools where each team played each other to […]

Get Ready for Get Set Raise 2018!

As we’re coming to the end of a busy 2017, a year full of fantastic sporting events for young people and adults made possible through fundraising and support, we are looking ahead to our Get Set Raise appeal 2018. The 2018 campaign will take place in March which is Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month. There are […]

Female only CP Football development days announced!

Cerebral Palsy Sport are delighted to announce two new dates in the events calendar -female only cp football development days. Supported by the International Federation of CP Football, the events will be held in Manchester on the 25th November and Brighton on the 26th November. There has been increasing interest in more cp football opportunities […]

Sport England releases fresh insight into volunteering habits

Sport England has published the latest data from the Active Lives Survey, providing a comprehensive picture of volunteering in sport and activity for the first time. One of the most striking features of the research is a stark gender gap. Sport England releases fresh insight into volunteering habits 6.7 million people (14.9% of the population) […]