2019 Guest Blogs Review

…day night at Team Swag, but I will let him explain all about that. https://www.dsactive.org.uk/news/meet-ben/   Our colleague Vinay is a very keen cook, and he loves his spices! He often tells us about all the dishes he has been cooking so we asked him what were his top 5, and the results made us all hungry! https://www.dsactive.org.uk/news/vinay-shares-his-cooking-tips/     Kate is the editor of the Down2Earth magazine here at the Down’s Syndrome…

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Roy Hodgson leads Down’s Syndrome Eagles Training Session

…ers with their shooting skills and he refereed a match. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXCpf0WP_sU Photo credit from The PHA Grou “This group are just fantastic, their enthusiasm, their humanity and their affection, it’s very difficult not to enjoy their company. When I was asked to come here tonight, I was more than happy and it’s great to see them all again. “Our Foundation does a wonderful job, and you can see how much the children enjoy it an…

A Tennis Filled Weekend

…ssion finished with all the players gathering in the club house to eat hot dogs and socialise. Alex from the DSActive team said “It’s always great fun to come and watch the sessions. I’ve been lucky enough to see two brilliant sessions this weekend, one in Pershore and one in Hale. Both sets of coaches do a fantastic job in providing a fun and engaging session, and both clubs have welcomed the players in to the clubs with open arms.” To find a ses…

Longfleet YFC’s newest coaches

…development of players for the different ages and football formats. They have already, of course, dipped their toes into the coaching for our DSActive players. Everyone at Longfleet YFC are extremely proud of both these guys for committing to and completing the course. It is no mean feat and we would like to congratulate them wholeheartedly on their achievements. We would also like to thank the coaches who mentored them throughout the duration of…

A young man called Robert

…er City FC. My name is Robert and I’m 19 years old and getting up to my 20s. I live in Exeter. The relationships I’ve got are my dad called John, mum called Harriet, brothers called Nick and Matt, sister in law called Demelsa and niece called Milly. I do work experience at Tesco. I do work 2 days a week and my department is the fruits and vegetables. I do the DSActive football session with Exeter City FC and I score some amazing goals for my team….

Q&A with Anna and Dan

…tly had a chat with Anna and Dan. They wanted to discuss their active lives. Q. Please could you tell us a bit about yourself? Anna: My name is Anna Docker. I like swimming. I am sporting. Dan: My name is Dan. I am 28 years old. I like going on holiday. I like watching Blue Planet. Q. What age did you start playing sport? Anna: At school age 11. Dan: I was 28. Q. What sports do you play? Anna: I play squash and swim. I always do walking. Dan: I li…