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Excitement for the CPISRA World Games 2018 builds

In April this year, CPISRA’s announced that CPISRA Federació Esportiva Catalana de Paralítics Cerebrals (FECPC) had been selected to host the 2018 CPISRA World Games. Cerebral Palsy Sport are extremely pleased to convey that the contract to hold the Games has been signed with FECPC. Cerebral Palsy Sport proudly hosted the 2015 event, and the […]

CP Teens sets up new base at Chesterfield FC

CP Teens UK was founded in 2013 by Cerebral Palsy Sport Young Ambassador Ellie Simpson. Ellie, 22, has quadriplegic athetoid cerebral palsy. She is a regular competitor at Cerebral Palsy Sport events and has represented England internationally. Initially setting up the charity from home, CP Teens is now located at the Community Hub at Chesterfield […]

Tennis Foundation launch Push2Podium talent ID programme

This August the Tennis Foundation have launched their Wheelchair Tennis Talent ID Programme, Push2Podium. The programme aims to get new players trying wheelchair tennis and to grow the talent pool of the sport. The Tennis Foundation are encouraging people with a physical disability to attend one of ten free wheelchair tennis festivals hosted across the country. […]

Boccia England announces date for National Boccia Day 2017

Following the success of last year’s first ever National Boccia Day, Boccia England has announced that they will be celebrating National Boccia Day 2017 on Saturday 12 August. The governing body is looking to raise the profile of the sport and offer people the opportunity to give Boccia a go. Boccia England is keen to […]

Discover your ParaPotential for the 2020 Games

UK Sports Talent ID campaign#DiscoverYour ParaPotential is currently accepting applications from individuals who have an impairment, are aged over 16 and believe they have what it takes to get to the top in para sport. At this time, many of the Paralympic sports that are funded by UK Sport are seeking individuals with specific profiles to […]

The World Para Athletics Championships commences!

From 14th – 23rd July the eighth edition of the World Para Athletics Championships takes place in London at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the home of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. It is the first time that the Championships have been held back-to-back with the IAAF equivalent. The last Championships were held […]

Celebrating Womens Sport Week 2017

This week 19th – 25th June, we are celebrating Women’s Sport Week. Its officially the start of the summer this week and what better time to take up a new sport or activity! We have some great female role models involved in Cerebral Palsy Sport, from volunteers to ambassadors to coaches and participants so we’ll be […]

Cerebral Palsy Sport welcomes new Trustees

Cerebral Palsy Sport have recently recruited new Trustees to the Board. Cerebral Palsy is governed by a Board of Trustees. These volunteers play a vital role in the charity. The Trustee Board is collectively responsible for establishing the essential purposes of Cerebral Palsy Sport and are also responsible for safe-guarding its ethos and values. The […]