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British Blind Sport and England Athletics Guide Running Update

As lockdown restrictions across the UK are being changed, British Blind Sport has been working closely with England Athletics to update guidance on the status of guide running in England. The government recommendations are that people remain 2 metres apart,…

RNIB, British Blind Sport, Metro Blind Sport and Visionary issue guidance for leisure operators

RNIB, British Blind Sport, Metro Blind Sport and Visionary issue guidance for leisure operators to support the return of blind and partially sighted people In preparation for the reopening of leisure and sport facilities, the Royal National Institute of Blind…

British Blind Sport take their First Steps right across the country!

Obesity and inactivity are two major challenges facing this country. To combat these issues, the government recommends 60 minutes per day of physical activity for children aged between 5 and 18 years old.  However, only 32% of boys and 24%…

British Blind Sport announces The Paralympian Podcast series

British Blind Sport, the National Sport Disability Organisation for people with visual impairments, are very excited to be bringing a Paralympian Podcast series to their members and services users. BBS have brought together a stellar line up of Paralympic athletes…

City of Birmingham and British Blind Sport to host IBSA World Games 2023

Birmingham has been selected as the host of the 2023 IBSA World Games, a multi-sport event for blind and partially sighted athletes. The decision by the International Blind Sport Federation (IBSA) follows a combined bid between British Blind Sport, UK…