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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 […]

CP Sport launch new Family Membership package

Today, 1st June 2017, Cerebral Palsy Sport have announced changes to membership categories including the launch of a brand new membership package. In response to requests and interest for a family membership we have developed one package for the whole family. The Family membership:  Two adults (18 years and over) and two juniors (under 18 […]

A change to CP Football classification

The International Federation of CP football is developing its evidence-based classification system, and currently in consultation with its CP Football family. Samantha April Cammidge has just completed her PhD titled “Consulting the Sport Community for the Development of an Evidence-Based Classification System in Cerebral Palsy Football” at the Miguel Hernández University in Elche, Spain. The research was designed […]

James Shaw and GB quad team become World Champions

Great Britain’s quad wheelchair tennis team won their fifth BNP Paribas World Team Cup title on Sunday in Sardinia after defeating Israel 2-1. Andy Lapthorne, Antony Cotterill and James Shaw all played in in the quad final before Cotterill and Lapthorne won the crucial doubles rubber. Cerebral Palsy Sport Ambassador James Shaw, representing Great Britain […]

Opportunities at Cerebral Palsy Sport

Do you have what it takes to make a difference to Cerebral Palsy Sport, the country’s leading national disability sports charity supporting people with cerebral palsy? We have several vacancies currently with Cerebral Palsy Sport: Non Executive Trustee/Directoe Opportunities We want to recruit non-executive Directors / Trustees, for an initial three-year term, to our Board […]

Sasha Kindred CBE retires from swimming

After 20 years at the top of his sport, swimming, Paralympian Sascha Kindred CBE has decided to retire. Sasha competed at six Paralympic Game and won a total of 13 Paralympic medals including seven golds. He also has 19 World Championship medals, 26 European medals, four World Championships medals and holds 12 British records. Sasha […]