Upcoming Vision Impaired Sport Events
It has a mission help young people gain confidence, employability skills and focus through its programmes. The company is committed to supporting, training and mentoring young people and using Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) as a tool to develop essential life skills such as confidence, focus, discipline and respect.The organisation is unique as it delivers its programmes to disabled and non-disabled individuals (and groups), providing high quality training and mentoring to assist with their development and empowerment.More Details
Please come along and enjoy some delicious food, courtesy of Merton Vision, have a drink and a chat with Merton Vision members and join them in trying out some of the taster activities, such as tandem cycling, bowling and sound ball tennis.More Details
Location: National Tennis Centre, 100 Priory Lane, Roehampton, London SW15 5JQ Date: Fortnightly on a Tuesday Time: 7pm – 8.30pm How to book: No need to book – pay as you go (£4 per session)More Details
Metro Blind Sport in partnership with Ealing Swimming Club and Everyone Active are offering one to one swimming lessons, as we believe this is the best way to start if you have always wanted to try swimming, but need that one to one support. Contact: Fred Burley – Ealing Swimming Club Tel. 07428 783509More Details
It’s an interactive exhibition focussing on eye care and services for people with sight loss. Chat to Macular Society, London vision, Inspire Community Trust, International Glaucoma Association and
Guide dogs. Sight and Sound Technologies will be demonstrating a range of video magnifiers, talking mobile phones and computers, all of which can help blind and partially sighted people lead independent lives. Metro Blind Sport will also be hosting an afternoon of visually impaired sport in the church hall. Come along and find out about adapted sports and sports specifically designed for blind and partially sighted people.