Sports News

RaceRunning becomes World Para Athletics event

The International Paralympic Committee have announced that RaceRunning is to be introduced as a World Para Athletics event. This is a huge step in both the development of RaceRunning and in the opportunity for high support needs athletes. The inclusion of RaceRunning as a World Para Athletics event is another significant achievement by CPISRA, following […]

Free 9 week Wheelchair Dance Development Programme

Step Change Studios is providing a free nine week wheelchair dance development programme for people aged 16 and over, who are interested in competing or performing. This programme is suitable for manual wheelchair users. Wheelchair dance is recognised by the International Paralympic Committee and people compete all around the world. Step Change Studios is providing […]

The Cerebral Palsy Sport Award Winners 2017 announced!

Sunday 8th October was a very busy day for Cerebral Palsy Sport at the Harvey Hadden Sports Village in Nottingham. A RaceRunning Taster session was held, which included Paralympic athlete Stephen Miller MBE who wanted to try the sport for the very first time! There was also a RaceRunning classification opportunity for regular participants supported […]

CP Sport deliver Table Cricket at Junior Games

WheelPower’s National Junior Games is an annual event held at Stoke Mandeville Stadium. The Games are open to children and young people (aged between 11 and 18) with a physical or mild sensory impairment and combine have-a-go sessions with coaching and competitions in a range of different sports and activities. Paralympic stars Ade Adepitan, David Weir and […]

Long list for Team England announced

Cerebral Palsy Sport are proud to be coordinating Team England to attend the 2018 CPISRA World Games Games in August 2018. Cerebral Palsy Sport will inform the athletes who have been selected on the Team England swimming and athletics long list for the 2018 World Games by email, and the lists can be viewed below. […]

69 Athletes take part in National Athletics Championships

The Cerebral Palsy 2017 Athletics Series culminated on Saturday 23rd September with the National Athletic Championships taking place at Harvey Hadden Sports Complex in Nottingham. This year’s finals saw 69 athletes compete in over 40 events throughout the course of the day, with medal presentations taking place during lunch and following the afternoon session. It was […]

CP Sport Football league kicks off this Saturday!

The Cerebral Palsy Sport National CP Adult Football League 2017-18 season will kick off with a National Championships held in Nottingham on Saturday 30th September. All 10 teams entered into the league will come together to compete at the Riverside Sports Complex in Nottingham: Teams involved are; Copmanthorpe CP FC CP United FC – Seniors […]

RaceRunning Taster session comes to Nottingham

Cerebral Palsy Sport are very pleased to be hosting a RaceRunning taster session on Sunday 8th October 10am- 12pm at the Harvey Hadden Sports Complex Nottingham NG8 4PB. This session is suitable for children or adults with cerebral Palsy or a physical disability who want to try RaceRunning for the first time. Equipment will be […]