BBS Have a go Day in York!
British Blind Sport are delighted to be bringing to York, a sport taster event specifically for people living with sight loss. This event is free of charge to attend for British Blind Sport members, and £5 to non-members (BBS membership is free for juniors under the age of 18). The event is open to anyone living with a visual impairment who is interested in trying their hand at inclusive sport.Continue Reading
Metro Tennis Tournament 2019
On Sunday 17th February 2019 twenty-six blind and partially sighted players came together to compete in the Metro Blind Sports tennis tournament at the GLL Islington Tennis Centre. The players were supported by a team of dedicated volunteers and LTA officials and the event was a great success.Continue Reading
Try Something New in 2019
I play a lot of blind tennis but my new year’s resolution for 2019 is to be brave and try out new things. I looked in Metroblindsport newsletter to see what activities were on offer and spotted archery. I knew a few friends who have been doing it for years and had always been intrigued as to how it works for blind or partially sighted archers.Continue Reading
Tennis Volunteers needed!
Linda Almond our amazing award winning Volunteering co-ordinator needs 15 more volunteers to help at the Metro Tennis Tournament on the 17 Feb 2019, and here is your chance to join Linda’s great team of volunteers!Continue Reading
Metro Tennis Christmas Event
Last night, Martin, Charlie, Carol and I all went along to the Metro Tennis Christmas Event. It was great to have a chance to chat with the coaches, Costa, Mark and share ideas and the art of the possible. We caught up with our Tennis players and had a chance to say thanks in person to Linda and her team of our amazing volunteers.Continue Reading