We have three categories of membership:
- Under 18’s (up to 18) FREE
- Adult Membership £5.00 per year
- Life membership: £50.00
If you join Metro Blind Sport today, we can help you to get involved with sport and we can also offer financial support. Subsidies will only apply to those living in the Greater London Area or within the M25 unless otherwise authorised by the Committee.
Download Metro Membership Subsidy Policy in Word Format
Download Metro Subsidy Form
Download Code of Conduct
Metro is primarily for blind and partially sighted people living in and around London but we welcome other clubs and individuals to take part in our Athletics Open and Club Tennis tournament.
You can click this link: Join Metro or you can use the top menu bar via Membership and then use Join Metro.
As a member, you will receive 2 newsletters, the Mid –monthly and Metrozine which come on the 1st of each month, including key news items and events. We will also email out information on an occasional basis that needs to brought to the attention of members at short notice. Our main method of communication is through this site, so keep coming back and having a look around regularly.
Extract from Metro’s Constitution: – Click here to download our CIO Constitution.
9. Membership of the CIO
(1) Admission of new members
Membership of the CIO is open to any Vision Impaired individual who is
interested in furthering its purposes, and who, by applying for membership,
has indicated his or her agreement to become a member and acceptance of the
duty of members set out in sub-clause (3) of this clause.
(3) Duty of members
It is the duty of each member of the CIO to exercise his or her powers as a
member of the CIO in the way he or she decides in good faith would be most
likely to further the purposes of the CIO.
We are delighted for sighted individuals to sign up and receive our two monthly newsletters and any payments to Metro will be treated as a donation.
Our activities are governed by a Constitution approved by the Charities Commission.
Click here to view our CIO Constitution.
Pay by BACS – Bank Transfer or by post
By Bank Transfer – BACS. It is extremely important when using BACS that you use your name as the reference at the time of transfer. This will show up on the bank statement and then we can manually update your details onto our membership system.
- Barclays Bank
- Sort Code: 20 80 57
- Account number: 70849758
By Post. Please make your cheque out to “Metro Blind Sport” and post to Amanda Green, 5 Mead Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex UB8 1AU.
Please include a note stating…
- What the payment is for
- Your full name
- Contact telephone number
So we can contact you and add any other details that maybe needed over the phone. If you have any queries concerning your membership please contact either:
Membership is restricted to those living within easy reach of London but we can sometimes admit members for whom there is no alternative club available.
Click this link to Join Metro.
In order to register through this site. You must complete a registration form.
This form is in 3 parts and if you are joining as an Adult or Lifetime Member at the end of part 3, you will need to make a payment online. So please ensure you have your card details handy before starting to register. You must also have an email address to register as a member online.
Amend your details or renew your Membership
Use the link here: Member Login or above on the top navigation , if you need to amend your details or renew your membership. Only adult members and juniors need to renew. When you join your membership will be valid until the same time you joined in the following year.
You will be asked for your username (your email address, which must be in lower case) and password to access your details.
Once you have logged in, you can review and amend the information that we currently hold for you. You may need to amend your details, if for example, your address or telephone number has changed. Once you are happy with any changes you have made, please click the ‘submit’ button to save them.
Automatic Reminder Email: Two weeks before your membership lapses you will be sent a renewal reminder to your registered email address, which will then enable adult members and juniors to renew their membership, via their member profile, in the case of adults, via PayPal.