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People with disabilities and sport

People with disabilities and sport

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Published by Sports Council in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsSports Council.
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Pagination33p. :
Number of Pages33
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Open LibraryOL19184821M

The workshop will help to widen their experience of working with people of all abilities. Accompanying learning materials. A page How to Coach Disabled People in Sport workbook for each learner to take away to deepen their knowledge and refer to in their future coaching. Disability Sport NI is a limited company with charitable status. Sport NI. Sport Northern Ireland is a public body for the development of sport in Northern Ireland. Parasport. Parasport aims to encourage more people with disabilities to take up sport by providing information about sports and sporting opportunities in local areas. Local sports.

Sport can play a key role in the lives of people with and without disabilities. Find out more in this section on the benefits of sport and adapted physical activity (APA) as well as the opportunities and barriers people with disabilities face when participating in these activities. The role of sport and APA for people with disabilities. Regarded by many in the sport, including football writers, players, and fans, as the greatest (soccer) player of all time. “I think that everything is possible as long as you put your mind to it and you put the work and time into it.

  Today people with mental disabilities get varied treatment in America. Though we have come a long way in the past couple decades people with . While some disabilities can be the result of accidents leading to paralysis, brain damage, etc., others are genetic, for example, cerebral palsy, spina bifida, Down syndrome, muscular dystrophy, blindness, etc. The disabled or differently abled have a different set of emotional and physical needs, which those around them have to be mindful of.


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