SMILE Through Sport to Hold England’s Biggest Ever Boccia Open Competition in Gateshead on 29th September

North East based organisation SMILE Through Sport, founded by Paralympian Stephen Miller MBE, is hosting the biggest ever Boccia open competition to take place in England. Boccia is a Paralympic sport full of tactics and skill, played in a sports hall with soft leather balls. It is a sport primarily for more severely impaired disability[…]


SMILE Boccia Open 2019

Our annual SMILE Boccia Open is back for 2019, save the date in your diaries. Sunday 10th February 2019 The SMILE Boccia Open is a friendly competition for any age and ability to take part in a local boccia competition. There will be a competition running for beginners and experienced players to compete in. If[…]


Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from all us at SMILE Through Sport. We hope you’ve all had a lovely Christmas and New Year and are looking forward to and getting involved in what we’ve got planned for 2018! We’ve got a wide range of Community Sport Sessions, Saturday Sport Sessions, Start to SMILE Sport Festivals and the[…]


NEW Community Sport Sessions

Following on from a successful Summer Programme, we have organised a range of community disability sport sessions that are running across the North East between October 2017 until early December 2017. These sessions are based around multi-sport activities, so you will be able to try a wide range of different sports from athletics, boccia to[…]