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

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[…]

Northumbie Awards Finalist 2019

We are delighted to announce that we are one of six finalist for the ‘Just the ticket’ award at this years Northumbie awards for or work on Northumberland day. Northumberland Day was born out of a passion for the county of Northumberland and every aspect of life within the county, from its amazing culture and[…]

New Parkinson’s Power Project

New Parkinson’s Power Project

Parkinson’s UK are delighted to announce the launch of their new project, Parkinson’s Power. This project supports inactive people with Parkinson’s in the North East aged 55 and over to become and stay physically active. Being physically active can be a great benefit to people living with Parkinson’s by improving mobility and balance, making everyday[…]

SMILE Through Sport Are Recruiting!

SMILE Through Sport Are Recruiting!

SMILE Through Sport C.I.C are looking to recruit two part time sports coaches and a team of casual sports coaches to help deliver our work within the North East region. We are a disability sports organisation creating opportunity for individuals of all ages to participate in a range of sports. Applications are welcomed from individuals who:-[…]

Children’s Multi-Sport Event

Children’s Multi-Sport Event

SMILE Through Sport and Heel & Toe are delighted to announce that   they are once again hosting a Children’s  Disability Multi-Sport Day which is kindly being sponsored by Irwin Mitchell Solicitors. Why don’t you come and join us for a free, fun and family friendly day with a range of Multi-Sport activities including wheelchair basketball[…]

England Talent Day

England Talent Day

England Para Football are to host an England talent day. If you are interested in participating in football and are looking to find a team to join then this is the event for you. They are looking for players aged 7-11 and 12-16 with the following disability, amputee, blind, cerebral palsy, deaf (male and female) and[…]

CPISRA Launch What Sport can I do? Info-graphic

CPISRA Launch What Sport can I do? Info-graphic

CPISRA have launched a new info-graphic designed to help identify what sports adults and children with a disability might be able to access and try. The info-graphic lists sports in Athletics, Swimming, Football, Racquet Sports, Individual Sports, Team Sports, Winter Sports and Water sports you can participate in based on the Gross Motor Function Classification[…]

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