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Mowbray’s Magnificent Seven Score Gold in Panathlon Challenge

Mowbray’s Magnificent Seven Score Gold in Panathlon Challenge

Posted: Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:09

An inclusive sporting challenge, for young primary students with special needs in Hambleton and Richmondshire was deemed to be 'the best day of my life' for one attendee. Hosted at Richmond School and... Read More »

Tags: Disability, News, School Games, School Sport, Schools, Volunteering

North Yorkshire Sport To Showcase Their Work To Support Those With Dementia

North Yorkshire Sport To Showcase Their Work To Support Those With Dementia

Posted: Mon, 21 May 2018 13:00

To support Dementia Action Week, North Yorkshire Sport are showcasing their work to support those with dementia and their families access sport and physical activity through the creation of dementia friendly... Read More »

Tags: Disability, News, Swimming

School Games Inclusive Swimming Event

School Games Inclusive Swimming Event

Posted: Wed, 18 Apr 2018 18:02

An Inclusive Swimming event took place at York Sport Village today. The School Games event for primary school children in key stage 2 saw pupils from all North Yorkshire districts hit the pool for several... Read More »

Tags: Competition, Disability, Harrogate, News, School Games, School Sport, Schools, Swimming, York

An incredible year of achievements for Megan Wilcox

An incredible year of achievements for Megan Wilcox

Posted: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:31

North Yorkshire Sport would like to say a huge congratulations to Megan Wilcox, who recently won the Female Young Achiever Award at the 25th annual Disability Sport Yorkshire Awards.

This award adds to... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Disability, Harrogate, News

Joseph Rowntree in North of England Panathlon Finals

Joseph Rowntree in North of England Panathlon Finals

Posted: Fri, 27 Oct 2017 14:56

Joseph Rowntree School in York represented North Yorkshire in the recent North of England Panathlon finals.

Defending champions Calderdale took the Panathlon North of England Multisport Champion crown again... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Disability, News, York

Special Olympics Flame of Hope visits Yorkshire

Special Olympics Flame of Hope visits Yorkshire

Posted: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:37

The 2017 Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics Great Britain will transport the 'Flame of Hope' from Much Wenlock on a tour of towns and cities over 10 days. The 'Flame of Hope' will be escorted... Read More »

Tags: Disability, News

SportsSpecial SSP Congratulates Mowbray Primary & The Forest

Posted: Tue, 14 Feb 2017 18:02

Val French from SportSpecial SSP sent us her report from the recent North East Primary Panathlon Champions 2017:

Congratulations to Mowbray Primary who won and are now North East Primary Panathlon Champions... Read More »

Tags: Competition, Disability, News, School Games, School Sport

Second Dementia Friendly Pool in North Yorkshire Launched at Energise

Second Dementia Friendly Pool in North Yorkshire Launched at Energise

Posted: Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:30

On the 23rd November 2016, Energise York became the second pool to become Dementia Friendly. The title that Energise will proudly wear was awarded by North Yorkshire Sport and the Amateur Swimming Association... Read More »

Tags: Dementia, Disability, Sport England, Swimming

York support worker endorses Sainsbury’s Inclusive Community Training Awareness Week

York support worker endorses Sainsbury’s Inclusive Community Training Awareness Week

Posted: Fri, 28 Oct 2016 10:02

York-based support worker Barbara Agnew, who helps local disabled people live independent lives, is one of 6,000 people to have enjoyed the benefits of the Sainsbury's Inclusive Community Training.

As a... Read More »

Tags: Active Kids 4 All, Coaching, Disability, EFDS

North Yorkshire Sport and Sporting Memories Launch Sessions to Combat Loneliness and Isolation in Harrogate

North Yorkshire Sport and Sporting Memories Launch Sessions to Combat Loneliness and Isolation in Harrogate

Posted: Thu, 08 Sep 2016 11:28

Club launched at Harrogate Town FC to combat loneliness and isolation of local residents.

In England, 51% of all people over 75 live alone and two fifths of all older people (3.9 million) say the television... Read More »

Tags: Disability, News, Volunteering