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Sport England CEO to step down

Sport England have announced that after 11 years, Jennie Price will leave her role as Chief Executive of Sport England at the end of October. Jennie has been at the helm of Sport England through an outstanding transformation including the development of their new strategy, Towards an Active Nation. She also personally led the team responsible […]

Activity Alliance seeks a new Chair

Cerebral Palsy Sport was a founding member of English Federation of disability Sports, and since its founding in 1998 as the English Federation of Disability Sport, Activity Alliance has become the go-to organisation for information about disabled people’s engagement with sport and active recreation. Now, an exciting opportunity exists to become Chair of Activity Alliance […]

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018

Mental Health Awareness week runs between Monday 14th May and Sunday 20th May and here at CP Sport we want to help raise awareness. Did you know: Mental health problems are more common in people with physical disabilities 1 in 4 people experience mental illness each year 10% of children have a mental health problem Depression […]

Chelsea Blues Take Top Spot

CP Sports National Adult CP Football League has been running since September 2017 and after 5 fixtures the Southern Conference Winners are Chelsea Blues! The League has continued to run with fixtures taking place on a monthly basis. The league consists of 8 teams from 6 clubs across the country, and is split into a […]

CP Sport release What is a RaceRunner? film today

Cerebral Palsy Sport is delighted to launch the second of our new films about the adapted sport of RaceRunning during Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month and part of our #CPCan 2018 campaign. This film has been developed through a unique partnership between Cerebral Palsy Sport and Nottingham Trent University with TAD Productions. This film focuses on […]

CP Sport announce Irwin Mitchell as sponsor of the CP Football National Finals.

Cerebral Palsy Sport is extremely pleased to announce that Irwin Mitchell are official sponsors of Cerebral Palsy Sport’s National CP Adult Football Finals . Irwin Mitchell and Cerebral Palsy Sport have a strong history of working together to support people with cerebral palsy and associated physical disabilities access sporting opportunities at a local level, and […]

National Swimming Championships 2018

This year, we were sponsored and helped by Nottingham Trent University. The event was held at Harvey Hadden Sports Village and was in a long course format over 50m. 43 swimmers entered altogether and there was a great atmosphere from everyone there. The ages of the swimmers ranged from 11-54 years old. A total of […]

Ellie Simpson – Twitter Take Over

We would like to say a huge thank you to Ellie Simpson for hosting a twitter take over today. As a young ambassador for CP Sport we wanted to give Ellie the opportunity to share her experiences  and give our members the chance to ask to ask her questions. Ellie was asked all sorts of […]

Table Cricket Taster in Shrewsbury

Residents of Lindley Court, Shrewsbury to part in a Table Cricket taster session. The session was organised with Shropshire Rural Community Communities Charity, following interest in the sport. A total of 10 residents took part in the sessions which was well received by all those who took part and the staff supporting. Shropshire is a […]

High Dependency Needs Athletes Survey

Cerebral Palsy Sport is working with a range of partners to establish the needs of high dependency athletes to ensure their needs are catered for in an inclusive, accessible and independent manner for disability and para sports events for the future. We have developed the following survey and we would ask as many athletes and sports participants with […]