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Airbnb Inclusive Adapted Experiences!

Airbnb Inclusive Adapted Experiences

Airbnb Inclusive Adapted Experiences Event

On Friday 30th August Metro Blind Sport are working with Airbnb Experiences to help launch their Inclusive Adapted Experiences event which includes two weeks of sport and physical activities to help increase the opportunities for people to access more inclusive activities whilst travelling.

Metro Blind Sport welcomes you to come and take part in two taster sessions, visually impaired football and cricket that will be provided by us for free!

As a reward for coming along, one lucky participant will be entered into a draw for a ticket to attend the evening event at the Shard for a live Jazz concert along with drinks and canapes!

Please register your interest with our Sport Development Officer, Charlie Raven at charlie.raven@metroblindsport.org by no later than Thursday 29th August at 1pm.

Full details of taster sessions are as followed:

  • Venue: Finsbury Leisure Centre, Norman St, London EC1V 3PU
  • ‘Meet and Greet’ available from Old Street Station from 1:30pm.
  • Contact: Please call Charlie Raven on 07956 292 046 for support and guidance.
  • Time: Sessions will begin from 2pm till 4pm.The Shard Jazz event is for the same evening and begins at 7 pm at Airbnb Offices leading to the Shard at 9:30 pm onwards.

 

Airbnb Inclusive Adapted Experiences!

Airbnb Inclusive Adapted Experiences
Venue:
Finsbury Leisure Centre, Norman St, London EC1V 3PU
Time:
2.00 pm - 4.00 pm
Phone:
07956 292 046
Date:
30th August 2019
Cost:
Free


Airbnb Inclusive Adapted Experiences Event

On Friday 30th August Metro Blind Sport are working with Airbnb Experiences to help launch their Inclusive Adapted Experiences event which includes two weeks of sport and physical activities to help increase the opportunities for people to access more inclusive activities whilst travelling.

Metro Blind Sport welcomes you to come and take part in two taster sessions, visually impaired football and cricket that will be provided by us for free!

As a reward for coming along, one lucky participant will be entered into a draw for a ticket to attend the evening event at the Shard for a live Jazz concert along with drinks and canapes!

Please register your interest with our Sport Development Officer, Charlie Raven at charlie.raven@metroblindsport.org by no later than Thursday 29th August at 1pm.

Full details of taster sessions are as followed:

  • Venue: Finsbury Leisure Centre, Norman St, London EC1V 3PU
  • ‘Meet and Greet’ available from Old Street Station from 1:30pm.
  • Contact: Please call Charlie Raven on 07956 292 046 for support and guidance.
  • Time: Sessions will begin from 2pm till 4pm.

    The Shard Jazz event is for the same evening and begins at 7 pm at Airbnb Offices leading to the Shard at 9:30 pm onwards.

 

Coaching VI People Course!

Coaching People with a Visual Impairment - Total price: £8.99

 “What you need to know about coaching VI people of all ages and abilities”

Targeting all teachers at mainstream schools, colleges and universities, NGB’s, Local authorities, SDO’s, Active partnership, Sport England, UKA, Rehab workers, ECLO’s and the Leisure Industry.

Complete this course and you will feel more confident including people with a visual impairment in your sports and activity sessions.

Packed full of helpful tips, practical solutions and vibrant videos*, the 6 modules will increase your knowledge, assurance and skills to be able to coach people with a visual impairment.

Please note: Members of British Blind Sport can enjoy a 33% discount on this course. To get your discount code, contact British Blind Sport on 01926 424 247 or email info@britishblindsport.org.uk<

All videos come with downloadable manuscripts to illustrate the video in further detail along with audio descriptions where possible.

For more informationhttps://blindsport.uk/VICoaching

In this course you will:

  •  Gain a greater understanding of sight loss and eye conditions
  • Explore practical solutions to barriers to participation and help meet individual needs
  • Explore some of the safety considerations to ensure a fully accessible and inclusive environment for people with a visual impairment.
  • Learn how to make adaptations to specific elements of session planning and delivery using the STEP model
  • Understand how to communicate effectively and guide the individual.
  • Plus, you will be able to print out the UK Coaching and British Blind Sport certificate confirming you have completed the course.

Coaching People with a Visual Impairment – Total price: £8.99

For more information – https://blindsport.uk/VICoaching

 

 

New Junior Goalball Starts 1 Aug

New Junior Goalball Sessions Starts 1 Aug

New Junior Goalball Sessions

Here are some new Goalball sessions form Goalball UK in partnership with RSBC.

Join us as we learn the basics of goalball and put our new found skills to the test with matches against each other. Working with Goalball UK, you’ll be taught by the experts to attack and defend in this indoor, 3-aside team sport.

Open to visually impaired 8-25 year olds.

Dates: Thursday, 1, 15, 29 August  2019  Time: 10am – 12pm
Address: Our Lady’s High School, 6-16 Amhurst Park, London, N16 5AF.

Station meet and greet available from Stamford Hill.
To find out more and book your free place:
Email: ginisha.vekaria@rsbc.org.uk or call 020 3198 0225

 

 

New Junior Goalball – 29 Aug!

New Junior Goalball Sessions Starts 1 Aug
Venue:
Our Lady’s High School, 6-16 Amhurst Park, London, N16 5AF
Time:
10.00 am - 12.00 noon
Phone:
020 3198 0225
Date:
29th August 2019
Cost:
Free


New Junior Goalball Sessions

Here are some new Goalball sessions from Goalball UK in partnership with RSBC.

Join us as we learn the basics of goalball and put our new found skills to the test with matches against each other. Working with Goalball UK, you’ll be taught by the experts to attack and defend in this indoor, 3-aside team sport.

Open to visually impaired 8-25 year olds.

Dates: Thursday 29 August  2019  Time: 10am – 12pm
Address: Our Lady’s High School, 6-16 Amhurst Park, London, N16 5AF.

Station meet and greet available from Stamford Hill.
To find out more and book your free place:
Email: ginisha.vekaria@rsbc.org.uk or call 020 3198 0225