Sight Loss Awareness

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