One Week to Go!

One Week to Go!

We’re counting down the days until we kick start our summer programme. It’s packed full of different sport sessions, sport festivals and finishing with a friendly open Boccia competition. Download the full programme here to find out which sessions are near you – SMILE Summer Programme 2017 We’ll be starting our programme in Durham on[…]

Summer Programme 2017 is here!

Summer Programme 2017 is here!

With only two weeks until the start of the summer holidays, we are thrilled be to launched our first ever SMILE Through Sport Summer Programme! Check it out here – SMILE Summer Programme 2017 The programme is packed full of sport activity sessions and festivals, there are junior and senior sessions, indoor and outdoor activities,[…]

Stephen Miller Selected for World Para Athletics Championships in London

Stephen Miller Selected for World Para Athletics Championships in London

Cramlington’s Three-time Paralympic Champion Stephen Miller has been named in a 49-strong British Athletics team for the World Para Athletics Championship being held in London this July. The team was announced by British Athletics on 7th June, the Championships run from 14th-23rd July. This will be Miller’s 7th Athletics World Championships spanning 19 years, having[…]

Top 5 Exersices for Club Throw

Top 5 Exersices for Club Throw

Club Throw is unique to the Paralympic Games, it’s an event specifically designed for severely impaired athletes and is essentially the equivalent of Javelin. There are 3 classification groups that do Club Throw instead of Javelin – F31, F32 and F51 – in the most basic terms this covers wheelchair quadriplegic cerebral palsy athletes and[…]

Boccia Event Gateshead

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

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[…]

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