2019 Guest Blogs Review

…periences. If you have a story to tell then we want to hear from you, please email dsactive@downs-syndrome.org.uk or give us call on 0333 1212 300 and speak to one of the DSActive team….

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Roy Hodgson leads Down’s Syndrome Eagles Training Session

…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 and how good the coaches are with the young players, so it’s 100% positive. “It’s not just about coaching, it’s about enjoyment, pure and simple. The main thing is that they go home e…

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The DSActive Nutrition App

…h during the summer this year. To find out more about the App please email dsactive@downs-syndrome.org.uk or call 0333 1212 300….

A review of 2019

…artment of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport which was managed by Citizens Online. Working with app development company The Distance and Monitoring and Evaluation Consulting, the app was designed, built, and available for download within 7 months. You can find out more about the app here and download it for FREE here. National Festivals Our 9th National Football Festival took place in Birmingham, with over 140 players attending on the day. It was…

A day in the life of an athlete – Charlotte Cox

…g, having finished the Long jump the final event for the Multi-event is the 3kg shot, this is my weakest event. I do 3 practice puts, then take my place in line, my best put is 4.05, its enough to give me overall Multi-event points of 1925, which secures me my first gold medal of this competition. Thats me done for the day, I take my water and bag and head to the stands, have more water and snacks and watch the rest of the competition, medal prese…

Meet one of the coaches behind the DSActive Summer camps

…b’s coaches in the delivery of the ‘mini tennis’ programme. At around 15 I completed my Tennis Leaders Award, going on to do my Level 1 and Level 2 as soon as I was eligible at 16 years old. Since starting university, I also now do a lot of schools coaching, which certainly presents its own challenges! Q: What are your favourite sports? In terms of playing, I am a competing member of both a tennis and a cricket club, so these are certainly among m…