Are you inspired by our ParalympicGB heroes? Do you fancy giving Parasport a go?
Taking up a new sporting challenge and getting active, no matter what level can be beneficial to your health, so don’t think you need to be an amazing athlete to get stuck in.
With such a wide variety of sports on offer, from Wheelchair Basketball to Boccia, Athletics to Equestrian there is something for absolutely everyone to enjoy.
The Parasport website can assist you in identifying the sport that might suit you best, as well as helping you find a club to join in your local area.
And there are plenty of other organisations out there that can help you get active too:
UK Wide National Disability Sport Organisations (NDSOs)
British Amputees and Les Autres Sports Association
British Blind Sport (BBS) firstname.lastname@example.org/ 01926 424247
Wheelpower - British Wheelchair Sport email@example.com/ 01296 395995
Cerebral Palsy Sport (SP Sport) firstname.lastname@example.org/ 0115 925 7027
Dwarf Sports Association UK 01246 296 485
Special Olympics Great Britain (SOGB) 020 7247 8891
LimbPower email@example.com/ 07502276858
Mencap Sport firstname.lastname@example.org/ 020 7454 0454
UK Deaf Sport (UKDS) Use their online contact form