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Disability Sports Equipment Launch and Taster Day

21 October 2017

Armagh City, Banbridge & Craigavon Borough Council is delighted to have received a pack of inclusive sports equipment from Disability Sport NI, as part of a project to improve the health and wellbeing of people with disabilities in Northern Ireland.

They are holding a launch event and taster session on Saturday 21 October 2017 from 10am-1pm in Brownlow Community Hub.

This event will be an opportunity to see the new equipment, have a go and find out more about using it throughout the year to be regularly active. If you would like to attend, RSVP Clare Weir or Ryan McQuillan on 028 3831 1690.

The pack includes:

  • 12 sports wheelchairs
  • 1 rugby wheelchair
  • 3 track chairs
  • 5 hand cycles
  • 4 tandem bikes
  • 3 boccia sets
  • 1 sensory activity pack

This wide variey of equipment is suitable for both adults and children with the track chairs and hand cycles being a brand new addition to the borough.

Funded by the Department for Communities through Sport NI, this 500,000 project is part of the Active Living: No Limits 2021 Action Plan.

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