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TUE 19 MAY

Sports Activities For The Visually Impaired: SAVI

Greenbank Sports Academy, Liverpool

Run by: Greenbank

Sports on offer include cricket, football, goalball and tennis, as well as health and fitness activities.

clock18:00–20:00

Suitable for 11+

  • Parking available at this location
  • Toilets available at this location
  • Disabled toilets available at this location
  • Disabled access available at this location
  • Baby changing available at this location
  • Food available at this location
  • Picnic Area not available at this location
  •  Dogs are not welcome at this location

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Details

Inclusive sports for blind and partially sighted people often have an able-bodied equivalent such as tennis and blind tennis. Generally they work on the same principles with a few adapted rules. For certain activities adapted equipment is required such as audible balls or guide ropes (running). Arguably, the most important aspect of sport for the visually impaired is communication. This session takes place every Tuesday between 18:00 and 20:00.

Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Tue 31 Mar 18:00–20:00
  2. Tue 7 Apr 18:00–20:00
  3. Tue 14 Apr 18:00–20:00
  4. Tue 21 Apr 18:00–20:00
  5. Tue 28 Apr 18:00–20:00
  6. Tue 5 May 18:00–20:00
  7. Tue 12 May 18:00–20:00

Cost

£1.00 per session.

Venue

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Greenbank Sports Academy

Greenbank Lane, Liverpool, L17 1AG

About this location

Greenbank is a community based facility which offers a wide range of education, sports and recreation projects for local people.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Greenbank.

Disclaimer

The BBC does not check activity providers and these activities are not organised by the BBC, unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

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