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Disability Calendar 2019

Published: December 7, 2018
 Date /Time /Location Description/Cost/Bookings 

WALK FOR LIFE

Tuesday 19th February  @ 10.30am Waterford Greenway Kilmacthomas.
Meeting at the Workhouse Car Park
PAN Disability
Walk for Life is back this September – Waterford Sports Partnership is hosting a series of walks for people with a disability,

all which are fully accessible but be sure to check out the details before travelling.
The aim of the series is to give people the opportunity to create links with others in their locality and experience some of the wonderful Waterford Walks.
€3pp (includes tea/coffee & scone). Booking Essential
Please contact Pauline
(Details Below) o
r Text Organisation Name & Numbers Participating to
086 783 7385
Tuesday 26th February @ 10.30am Waterford Greenway Bilberry.
Meeting at Bilberry Car Park.
Tuesday 5th March @ 10.30am
Mount Congreve.
Meeting at Mount Congreve Car Park
Tuesday 12th March @ 10.30am Waterford Greenway Dungarvan.
Meeting at the fountain in Walton Park, Abbeyside.

BOCCIA

Wednesday 16th January
11am – 12.30pm
WIT Arena
Pan Disability
Boccia is a target ball game similar to bowls or petanque. Boccia is ideal for mixed ability participants. Boccia can be played by individuals, pairs, or teams of three. All events are mixed gender. The aim of the game is to throw leather balls — coloured red or blue as close as they can to a white target ball, or jack.€2pp Booking Essential
Please contact Pauline
(Details Below) o
r Text Organisation Name & Numbers Participating to
086 783 7385
Wednesday 13th February
11am -12.30pm
WIT Arena
Wednesday 13th March
11am – 12.30pm
WIT Arena
Wednesday 17th April
11am – 12.30pm
WIT Arena

KICK TO RECOVERY – SOCCER

 Wednesday 27th February to
Wednesday 3rd April (6 week block)11am – 12pm Kingfisher Club Waterford
People in Mental Health Services
We are working in partnership with the FAI to deliver a six week block of soccer for participants in mental health services. Participants will have the opportunity to experience 60 minutes of quality soccer training instruction provided by an experienced FAI coach.
€3pp Booking Essential
Please contact Pauline  (Details Below)
or Text Organisation Name & Numbers Participating to
086 783 7385

SOCIAL SOCCER

 Thursday 31st January
Thursday 28th February
Thursday 28th March
Thursday 25
th April
1-2pm Dungarvan Sports Centre
PAN Disability
Social soccer offers something for all participants. Two groups will be formed based on the participants’ ability. Those with mild to moderate disabilities take part in a competitive match on the astro pitch and those with moderate – severe take part in fun activities and games.€3pp Booking Essential
Please contact Pauline
(Details Below)
or Text Organisation Name & Numbers Participating to
086 783 7385

NEW! TAG RUGBY

Wednesday 23rd January
2.30-3.30pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
Mild to Moderate Intellectual Disability

 We are working in partnership with Munster Rugby to roll out Monthly tag Rugby Sessions for adults with a mild intellectual disability. Tag rugby is a
non-contact team game in which each player wears a belt that has two velcro tags attached to it, or shorts with velcro patches.

€3pp

Booking Essential
Please contact Pauline
(Details Below)
or Text Organisation Name & Numbers Participating to
086 783 7385 

 

Wednesday 20th February
2.30 – 3.30pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
Wednesday 20th March
2.30-3.30pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre
Wednesday 24th April
2.30-3.30pm
Dungarvan Sports Centre

EASTER ACTIVITY CAMP

 Waterford City
Monday 15th – Wednesday 17th April
(3 Day Camp)
10am – 2pm
Carrickphierish Sports Hub
Children with a physical disability and siblings

We will run a camp for children aged (5 to 18 years) with a physical disability and their siblings. Participants will have an opportunity to try a variety of sports over the three days.

Booking essential | Places are limited
Please contact Pauline on 076 110 2682

 

SportsAbility Weekend 2019

 Following the success of our inaugural SportsAbility Day in 2018, Waterford SportsAbility Forum, in conjunction with WIT Arena, will host a SportsAbility Weekend in 2019. FREE EVENT
More details coming soon!
 

Contact Pauline Casey our Sports Inclusion Disability Officer
by phone on 0761 10 2682 or by email pcasey@waterfordsportspartnership.ie

 


Article Modified: December 19, 2018 9:35 am

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Civic Offices
Dungarvan
Co. Waterford
Tel: 0761 10 2194

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Cork Road
Waterford
Tel: 0761 10 2682

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