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Type 1 Sports Day, Worcester

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Worcester Arena

University of Worcester

Worcester

WR2 5JN

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Come along to this family-friendly event at the Worcester Arena. At our Type 1 Sports Day you will be able to hear talks about research relating to type 1 diabetes and sport and recreation.

Children can take part in a range of different sports lead by coaches with knowledge about type 1 and supervised by health care professionals.

This is an event aimed at families affected by type 1 and is a great chance to meet other people as well as learning more about how the body changes during exercise. This event is being held in association with the Children and Young People’s East Midlands Diabetes Network, all adults and children living with or affected by type 1 are welcome.

What the day includes

  • A range of sporting activities for children to take part
  • Information about the latest type 1 research
  • Family-friendly speakers talking about type 1 in relation to sport and recreation
  • Exhibitors showcasing the latest type 1 technology
  • Information about how to get involved with JDRF in your region
  • Information and support for adults and children living with type 1 diabetes
  • More information about the Children and Young People’s Diabetes Network

We ask children who taking part in the sporting activities to dress appropriately as they will be coached in a range of indoor sports.

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This is a free event. Refreshments will be provided, please bring packed lunches.
Places are limited so book today!

Get in touch

For further information about the Type 1 Sports Day, Worcester please email Abi Clarke on aclarke@jdrf.org.uk or our Midlands team at midlands@jdrf.org.uk or call 0121 685 7102.

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