Thursday, March 22, 2018

Sports for the Disabled in Cornwall

Find disability and special needs sports and recreation in this busy ABLEize section of Cornwall. Sports is becoming more popular with the disabled as more clubs are created and Cornwall is no exception with a host of disability sports and recreational activities on offer.  Horse riding, swimming, fishing, scuba diving, paragliding and a range of ball sports such as basketball, football etc all made accessible for the disabled or those with special needs.

Check out the Cornwall disability sports available by browsing the sites listed below and click on the site title that interests you to discover more including how to make contact and start enjoying sports in Cornwall whatever your disability.

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Offers wheelchair accessible boat trips and fishing on-board Invictus with wheelchair ramp. Enjoy dolphin watching, shark fishing, coastal excursions and much more off Cornish waters.

St. Austell based charity for people over the age of 15 with a physical disability and living in Cornwall. Site highlights the many Cornwall disability sports activities to get involved in along with an events diary and contact details.

A football club that plays using electric powered wheelchairs. Watch video clips with details of the sport and how to get involved in Cornwall.

Organises rambling events within Cornwall using mobility scooters to cater for a range of disabilities. Provides route details and dates of future rambles with images and joining details.

Details of Cornwall disability sports activities for the disabled including football, boccia, cycleAbility, surfAbility, wheelchair sports, swimming and sailing. Includes details of how and where to get involved in Cornwall.

Riding for the Disabled groub covering North Cornwall. View training details, meet the horses and ponies and find out how to get involved and join in.

Working in partnership with the Cornwall Disability Sports Partnership to offer cricket matches and activities to the disabled with 150 students involved in the project Ability sessions.

Highlights Cornish clubs and organisations with many suitable for the disabled including powerchair football, special needs tandems, sports, support groups and many recreational activities. Part of Get Active Cornwall.

RDA centre providing details of riding and horse activities for children and adults with disabilities and how to take part or get involved.

Accessible freshwater fishing lake made wheelchair friendly with the assistance of the British Disabled Anglers Association. View images, details of the disability facilities and day ticket/season ticket details.

Wheelchair accessible camera club near Truro with details of the club activities, events and competitions.