The 2013 Festival of Sport has been developed by the English Federation of Disability Sport to deliver high quality sporting opportunities for 6 -16 year old disabled children. The three day event will incorporate a Panathlon day and Taster sessions on rotation of the following sports Athletics, Archery, Cricket, Cycling, Football, Riding for the Disabled, Swimming, Sitting Volleyball, Tennis, Table Tennis, Wheelchair Dance and Wheelchair Rugby.
The event will also host a Wheelchair Rugby exhibition game which will be free for all spectators to attend plus a barbeque and disco on the Saturday night.
Day entry or weekend tickets are available. Overnight accommodation options are available with rooms on site.
The Panathlon event is by invitation only.
From 10/05/2013 to 10/05/2013
Location: Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Aylesbury, HP21 9PP
The event is open to young people with a physical impairment including manual / power wheelchair users, those with an intellectual disability and hearing or visual impairment or behavioural issues.
10 May: Panathlon - Finals: 10am - 3pm (Invitations made by Panathlon Challenge)
Exhibition Game: Wheelchair Rugby 7pm - 8:30pm
Wheelchair Rugby Taster Session: 8:30pm-9:15pm
11 May: Athletics competition: 10am -2:30pm
Taster sessions (from 11:00) Cricket, Football, Sitting Volleyball, Table Tennis, Tennis, Cycling, Archery, Aquaspalsh
Disco 9:30am - 9pm
12 May:Taster Sessions Dance/Wheelchair Dance/Riding for the Disabled
Close of event
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES 8 MAY 2012
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