Friday, January 21, 2011

All inclusive Sports Day a huge success

On Friday the 21st January Wicklow Local Sports Partnership held their annual Sports Day for people with Physical , sensory and intellectual disabilities. The Event was held at Shoreline Leisure Center in Greystones. over 90 people took part on the day in a wide range of sports including Football, Archery,Boccia and Wheelchair Basketball. The event was opened by Cllr Tom Fortune and World Boccia Champion Padraic Moran.

Each Sport Demonstrated had representatives in attendance to answer any questions and to encourage more people to get involved in Sport .

The contact details of the Sports Bodies are listed below

Richard O' Dowd, Badminton Ireland.
Mark Barry,Irish Wheelchair Association-Sports Section.
Brenda O'Donnell, Cerebral Palsy Sport Ireland
Oisin Jordan, FAI.
Tara Brandel,Dance Tutor- Croi Glen Integrated Dance Company.
Kevin Davey,Archery Tutor- Eco Adventure.

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