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Former CP Sport employee Margaret Smith awarded MBE

Congratulations to former CP Sport employee Margaret Smith, who has been awarded an MBE. Margaret, who has been involved in disability bowls for more than 25 years has had significant and influential roles that have had worldwide impact. During her employment at CP Sport Margaret covered all sports and activities but also carried out a […]

CP Sport partner with Sporting Equals

As part of the CP Sport new strategy to be launched for 2021 the National Disability Sports Organisation will be working with Sporting Equals as Charter Partners.    Sporting Equals is the leading UK ‘thinktank’ for research into Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities and sport, and has over 20 years of experience in delivering high-quality bespoke research to both the public and private […]

CP Sport launches time challenge on World CP Day

All around the world, people and communities have had to adapt to big changes caused by COVID-19. World CP Day this year celebrates the fact that people with cp are often experts at dealing with change, breaking down barriers, and coming up with creative solutions in their daily lives. The day also recognises the importance […]

CP Sport Ambassador makes marathon history

CP Sport Young Sporting Ambassador Matthew Humphreys has become the first person to use a RaceRunner to complete the London Marathon. Due to COVID-19, the 40th race took place virtually and Matt chose to complete his course at Holme Pierrepont in Nottinghamshire. Matt has represented England twice in the Cerebral Palsy World Games – in Nottingham in […]

‘Rule of 6’ exemption for disabled participants

25th September 2020 – Sport England update The government has made the decision that those aged 18 and over will need to adhere to the ‘rule of 6’ if they are playing indoor team sports. The government stated that there is an exemption for disabled participants. The exemption is to help disabled people stay active. […]

easyfundraising helps support CP Sport members

Finding the finances to support an athletes’ training and competition costs isn’t always easy. Asking people to donate money for an individual can be hard, especially now. CP Sport have developed their long standing partnership with fundraising website easyfundraising to make fundraising much simpler for individual members and at no additional cost to the person […]

UK Coaching Week 2020

As part of UK Coaching Week 2020 (14th – 20th September), we are putting the spotlight on the coaches who are supporting one of our current events, the Virtual Challenge Series. As part of this event, which CP Sport are running in parallel with LimbPower, participants are invited to attend free live workshops where expert […]

CP Sport and Quest launch pilot rental service

CP Sport in partnership with design and manufacturing company Quest have launched a brand new pilot rental service to support people with cerebral palsy and associated impairments. The equipment available to hire will help to enable individuals of all ages and abilities to participate in sport and recreational activity. There are a range of GameFrames […]

NDSO Collective Response to COVID-19

The seven National Disability Sports Organisations (NDSOs), have released a handy resource to inform sports providers about our collective response to keeping our community active and reaching hard to reach inactive disabled people through online and virtual opportunities. Review the exciting ways we are reaching more deaf and disabled people during the Covid-19 crisis and […]