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WheelPower Sports Festival - Colchester - Thursday 10 March 2022

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Northern Gateway Sport Park

Cuckoo Farm Way

Colchester

CO4 5YX

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WheelPower Sports Festival - Colchester (supported by Rotary)

The WheelPower Sports Festival - Colchester, is a great way for anyone aged 5 to adult with a physical disability to discover sport in a safe, welcoming and friendly environment and all activity is adapted to suit your abilities. The Festival is a great way to make new friends, improve your health and have fun!

Time:

  • Registration is from 9.30am and activities start at 10am. The festival will finish at approximately 3.30pm.

Location:

  • Northern Gateway Sport Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5YX
  • There is accessible parking, toilets and changing facilities

​Who is the Festival for?

  • The WheelPower Sports Festival is open to everyone with physical disability, from the age of 5 to adult. Please note that activities will be split into age appropriate groups
  • If any siblings would like to attend as well to enable them to take part in activities together then they are more than welcome but will also need to register

Sports and activities:

  • The sports and activities at the event will include a variety of wheelchair sports
  • These activities ​are all about having fun and learning new skills - this may include a small element of competition but this is optional
  • Sports and activities will be suitable for you at a level at which you will feel comfortable
  • Each sport will last for approximately 40 minutes but participants can go at their own pace and have rests when needed
  • All of our sports coaches and activity leaders are qualified, have DBS checks and have lots of experience of delivering activity to disabled people
  • All people attending can discuss their needs and support with the Event Manager and sport coaches in a safe and private environment before starting an activity.

Cost:

  • Entry to this event is FREE

Entry deadline:

  • The deadline for registration is Tuesday 1 March 2022.

Your privacy. We will always store your personal details securely.  We’ll use them to provide the service that you have requested, and communicate with you in the way(s) that you have agreed to.  Your data may also be used for analysis purposes, to help us provide the best service possible.  We will only allow your information to be used by suppliers working on our behalf and we’ll only share it if required to do so by law.  For full details see our Privacy Policy or contact 01296 395995.  

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Northern Gateway Sport Park

Cuckoo Farm Way

Colchester

CO4 5YX

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Organiser WheelPower - British Wheelchair Sport

Organiser of WheelPower Sports Festival - Colchester - Thursday 10 March 2022

WheelPower is the national charity for wheelchair sport. Providing opportunities for disabled people to play sport and lead healthy active lives.

We have been providing opportunities in sport for people with physical impairments for over 70 years.

Based in Stoke Mandeville, the home of the Paralympic movement, WheelPower is at the heart of wheelchair sport.

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