Sight Loss Awareness and Guide Running

The Sight Loss Awareness and Guide Running workshop enables Leaders, Coaches and volunteers to attract and support more visually impaired (VI) people in athletics and running.


  • Information on types of visual impairment and common sight loss conditions
  • Appropriate terminology and behaviour
  • Making sessions visually impaired participant friendly
  • Guide running top tips, safety
  • Guide running practical sessions
  • Further support and resources


  • Effectively guide visually impaired runners
  • Provide training sessions that are enjoyable and accessible for visually impaired runners
  • Awareness of where and how to access further support and information


Aged 18+


2 hours