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Disability Inclusion Training Athletics course: 13th September

A UK Disability Inclusion Training Athletics course will take place on 13th September at Royal Holloway University. The course is ideally suited for people who have little or no experience of working with disabled people and who aren't necessarily working with disabled people already.

New name and new strategy in the fight against physical inactivity in Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire's County Sports Partnership is re-launching with a new identity and new strategic framework for the county with the objective of getting the population more physically active. Under the new title of Oxfordshire Sport and Physical Activity, the partnerships purpose is to work together to improve people's lives by growing participation in physical activity and sport.

Mara Yamauchi set to inspire at the Oxfordshire School Games

British running star Mara Yamauchi is set to provide inspiration to youngsters at the Oxfordshire School Games in July. The Sainsbury's School Games is an exciting, fully inclusive competition for school children in England designed to motivate, enthuse and inspire young people.

Free guide running workshop in Bedfordshire

England Athletics have teamed up with the teamBEDSLUTON's No Limits Team to help identify more guide runners to support visually impaired people interested in running in Bedfordshire. Anyone interested in becoming a Guide Runner is invited to attend the free guide running workshop on Saturday 11th July 2015 at Stockwood Park Athletics Centre.

Effective Communication: Coaching Deaf People in Sport Workshops

Over 80% of people surveyed who are deaf or hard of hearing want to participate in sport in a mixed environment. the biggest barriers to doing this are communication skills. The Sports Coach UK course "Effective Communication: Coaching Deaf People in Sport Workshops" provides attendees the opportunity to improve their general communication skills as well as their awareness of how to communicate with deaf people.

Sisters doing it for themselves

Last Sunday at the Medway and Maidstone AC Open, five sisters all competed on the same day at the same competition! U20 Jazmin Salter concentrates on the sprints, while U13 Summer and Tegan, and U11 Skyy and Callia continue to display all-round athletic performances as is suited to their age groups. Can any clubs beat this 'record'?

Steeplechase training and competition

Kent Endurance, part of the Kent and Medway Athletics Network, regularly hold Steeplechase training sessions culminating in the opportunity to take part in a choice of steeplechase competition events.

Steeplechase training and competition

Kent Endurance, part of the Kent and Medway Athletics Network, regularly hold Steeplechase training sessions culminating in the opportunity to take part in a choice of steeplechase competition events.

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