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Cycling with MSSC Dates!

Tandem Cycling with Merton Sports and Social Club for VI People

 Tandem Cycling with MSSC until end of March 2020 Sat 18-Jan-2020   –  Beddington Park cafe –  12m  –  easy  –  Richard H  & Neil Option for a longer ride to tea room –  20m  –  moderate  –  Dave  Sun 2-Feb-2020  – Brockham Village Hall Café  –   35m  – moderate –   Dominic,   Shaun Sat 15-Feb-2020  – … Continue reading Cycling with MSSC Dates!

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MSSC: VI Tennis Fri 17 Jan!

Free Blind and partially sighted Tennis every other Friday with MSSC

Whether vision-impaired or fully sighted, why not come and try this inclusive game for the first time or, if you have played before, improve your technique with the help of a qualified coach.  All equipment, i.e. rackets and balls, will be provided and there is no charge, so just bring yourself in comfortable clothes and trainers.

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Metro Tennis Tournament 9 Feb!

Metro Blind Sport Tennis Tournament on 9 Feb 2020

Date:  Sunday 9 February 2020  Time:  11.00 am – 6.00 pm Venue:  Islington Tennis Centre (ITC)Market Road, London N7 9PL

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Participants needed for AD in VR!

Research participants Needed for testing AD in Virtual Reality

RNIB Seeking Research Participants: Developing enjoyable and engaging Audio Description (AD) for Virtual Reality and 360 Videos RNIB wish to promote a research opportunity – they are seeking another eight blind or partially sighted participants to test some virtual reality audio description technology later this month. Testing will be conducted in several venues around the … Continue reading Participants needed for AD in VR!

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Libby Clegg Dancing on Ice

How does Dancing on Ice contestant Libby Clegg train

The Paralympic sprinter has a deteriorating eye condition and is registered blind. Learning to ice skate difficult at the best of times, but for Dancing on Ice star Libby Clegg, it’s a whole new level.

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