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Brighton Table Tennis Club eye future success after World Champs triumph

Categories: Active Sussex News Club Disability Sport

Brighton Table Tennis Club (BTTC) are targeting future success after celebrating winning five medals at the recent Sports Union of Down Syndrome World Championships.  Local players Harry Fairchild, Andrew Tonkin and Chris O’Flinn, represented Great Britrain on the world stage in Madeira, Portugal, at the beginning of October.  Harry, currently ranked No 10. in the […]

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New support launched for disabled adults to improve health

Categories: Active Sussex News Disability Sport

Disabled people will be supported by new resources to help them get more active to improve their health. Firstly, through a world leading evidence review published by Public Health England (PHE) highlighting a critical need for disabled adults to do more physical activity to improve their health. And the second is a new UK Chief Medical […]

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Engaging disabled women key focus at Sussex Disability Sports Network

Categories: Active Sussex News Disability Sport National Governing Bodies Sport Industry News

Special Olympics Eastbourne athlete Georgina Lee and Limitless FC founder and player Jess Barnes were star motivators at the Sussex Disability Sports Network event 2018 this week. Engaging more disabled women in sport and physical activity was the main focus at this year’s event held at the Sussex County Cricket Club on Tuesday 25 September.  […]

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New strategy to change the reality of disability, inclusion and sport

Categories: Active Sussex News Disability Sport Health & Wellbeing

Activity Alliance today (6 September) releases a new three-year strategy –Achieving Inclusion Together.  Determined to change the reality of disability, inclusion and sport, the charity looks to a future where disabled people are just as likely as non-disabled people to be active. Leaders from Government, sport, leisure and third sector joined the call for action when […]

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