Education and Research

Education and Research

We believe no visual impaired person should be denied the opportunity to play sport and be active.

At the forefront of developing research into VI sports participation, we utilise this insight to develop our services and support partners to meet the needs of VI people in sport.

An image of a Guide to Visually Impaired Friendly Swimming

Educational Resources and e-learning

Our sport-specific educational resources are designed for those who are delivering sporting sessions with support and guidance on how to include people with sight loss.

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Roy Turnham coaching a Junior BBS Member in Blind Football

Research and Insight

At the forefront of developing research into Visually Impaired Sport, we have produced a number of reports providing insight to develop our services and support partners to meet the needs of VI people

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A member of the Lancashire Lions Cricket Team in action at the BBS Have a Go Day in Manchester

Understanding Classifications

Sight classifications create far and equal competition. With a sight classification, athletes are eligible to compete at nationally recognised competitions.

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Volunteer

Our work is only made possible by the dedicated support of our volunteers. Visit our Volunteer page for information on current roles.

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