Pedal your way to better health and well-being, through Cycling for Health, a new initiative from Bikeworks. Get free 1-1 group cycle training with professional instructors. There are also group rides taking place throughout Newham, including in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park! See the attached leaflet for more details.
Yesterday we hosted the second annual Ron Newman Awards. Ron was a prolific fundraiser and a London 2012 Paralympic Games volunteer, who sat on the Motivate East board. By helping shape the work we do to reach disabled people, Ron left a real and lasting legacy. The Awards in turn recognise the outstanding achievement many
Motivate East secures almost £1 million for two more years. 36,635 people from east London have participated in inclusive activities ranging from street dance to sitting volleyball since the project’s launch in 2013. 1,454 pieces of equipment have been provided to enable local clubs and the wider community organise their own activities. Motivate East 2
What are your plans for the half term holiday? Why not come along to the Timber Lodge at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park for FREE Paralympic sports taster sessions! We’ll be there on 31 May-2 June, more details are on the attached leaflet.
Roll on Rio! With the Paralympics a little over 100 days away, we’re running a series of free Paralympic taster events at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on the Bank Holiday Monday (30 May). At the same time, we’ll also be announcing the next phase of the Motivate East programme!
Come along to the Active Minds Cafe on the third Thursday of Every Month, 12pm-2pm! Enjoy a hot cuppa and meet new people, and benefit from activities, advice and guidance to support mental well being in Newham. More details and a list of events are on the attached leaflet.
Our Time, a new all ability youth forum, would like to invite you to celebrate their launch with the All Ability Talent Show hosted by ‘A’ Team Arts, taking place on 21 May at 1430 at The Brady Centre E1. The forum is run for and by young people with special educational needs and disabilities,
There are dementia friendly swimming sessions taking place every Wednesday and Friday in E2 and E5. More details are on the attached leaflet or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
A date for your diaries, on 22 July there’s a Free Disability Sports Festival taking place at The Westway Centre, W10 6RP, from Disability Sports Coach (DSC) Special guests include former GB Judo Paralympian Ben Quliter! More details are on the attached leaflet.
Metro Blind Sport is excited to announce that its Annual Athletics competition is celebrating its ‘40th’ birthday and will be held on 25th June 2016, incorporating a Festival of Athletics for vision impaired people, their families and friends. Entry to the Festival and Competition is Free and there will be souvenir T-shirts and catering. The event