Boccia Event Gateshead

SMILE Through Sport would like to invite you all to their come and try Boccia taster event in Gateshead! Come along and get involved whether it’s your first time playing the sport or if you’re a regular Boccia player practice your skills. There will be different challenge skills games and Boccia games being played throughout the[…]


Silver Linings for Miller in Dubai

SMILE founder Stephen Miller was in Dubai in March for his season opening competitions. The 9th Fazza International, which incorporated the World Para-Athletics Grand Prix, took place from the 20th-23rd of March. This was followed by the 7th Sharjah International Athletics Meeting from 25th-27th of March. Stephen has traditionally started his season in Dubai for the[…]


Sport After Stroke

SMILE Through Sport have worked closely with the Stroke Association in the North East for the past two years providing stroke survivors opportunities to find their competitive spirit through introductory sports. Several stroke groups from Bishop Auckland, Washington, Sunderland, South Shields and Gateshead have accessed our Start to SMILE project, where we provide 8 weeks[…]


Stephen Miller Heads back to School to Promote London2017

Last week Six-time Paralympic medallist and SMILE founder Stephen Miller MBE treated a Gateshead primary school to a special visit as the search for a winning mascot design for the World Para Athletics Championships and IAAF World Championships London 2017 began. Miller surprised pupils at Emmaville Primary School in Ryton, stopping by to share highlights from[…]