British Blind Sport announce ‘Try VI Sports’ Day in Hereford

British Blind Sport are delighted to bring an event offering a taster of visually impaired (VI) sport, open to anybody in Herefordshire and the surrounding areas. British Blind Sport (BBS) is the national charity supporting blind and partially sighted people…

British Blind Sport, Sport England and UK Coaching’s coaching course wins global award against tough competition from global brands

British Blind Sport has won the Learning Technologies Award – sponsored by Deloitte – at the 2019 Learning Awards, which took place at The Dorchester, London on the 7th February. The organisation overcame stiff competition from fellow finalists Coca-Cola, Filtered,…

The first “A Run/Walk in the Park VI Group” event hailed a huge success

A project to help visually-impaired people enjoy the fun, fresh air and fitness of running events was launched in conjunction with the Colchester Castle Parkrun last week (Feb 2). Gary Perryman, a runner from Great Horkesley, staged the first of…

Metro Blind Sport call for blind and partially sighted people to complete Physical Activity Survey 2019

London charity, Metro Blind Sport, is seeking to understand the levels of sport and physical activity participation of blind and partially sighted people in the UK. In addition, Metro Blind Sport is trying to identify the current barriers to participation and…

British Blind Sport welcomes new report highlighting demand for more inclusive training

New research released by Activity Alliance highlights a demand for greater training in delivering activities to disabled people. The report, commissioned with support from Sport England, indicates a need for more direct, practical guidance on adapting sports. The findings show…

British Blind Sport, Sense and UK Deaf Sport join forces to increase inclusive opportunities across England

British Blind Sport, Sense and UK Deaf Sport have joined forces and are collectively working as the Sensory Alliance. With a shared remit and common goals, each partner in the Sensory Alliance will work with key stakeholders within the industry…

British Blind Sport announces partnership with disability exhibition returning to Birmingham in March

British Blind Sport is excited to announce a working partnership with Naidex – Europe’s most established trade, professional and public event dedicated to the care, rehabilitation and lifestyle of people living with a disability or impairment. British Blind Sport will be…