Last Friday saw one of the DSActive team dropping by to watch the DSActive football session with Burton Joyce Football Club in Nottingham, a session which recently celebrated its 3rd anniversary and sees 12-15 participants turning up each week. The ground is set in the beautiful Nottingham countryside and the session is a real family […]
Celebrating three years of the Egerton FC and Cheshire Down’s Syndrome Support Group’s DSActive session
Robert does lots of different activities! Football, cycling, badminton…and more!
We’re marking World Down Syndrome Day with a guest blog. It’s been written by Louisa. Her brother Jeremy, who is 25 and has Down’s syndrome and Type 1 Diabetes, has just completed his Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award and is a member of the Swindon DSActive team. It’s always been important to Jeremy to achieve […]
The DSActive tennis session has been running in Liverpool since the summer of 2015. Some fantastic tennis players attend! The aim of the session is to use tennis to make an active difference to the lives of thousands of people wanting to place tennis throughout Liverpool – developing transferable life skills of self-esteem, respect for […]
Earlier this month Crystal Palace hosted a friendly against Millwall. It was a fantastic morning’s football! Sophia from DSActive took a warm-up for both teams. This gave everyone a chance to say ‘hello’ to each other before the matches started in earnest. It was very clear, though, that there was just one thing on all […]
Vinay, our colleague at the DSA, is very keen on exercise and health. He’s shared some top tips with us on how to keep fit and healthy now that winter is here. During the winter it can be harder to keep fit and healthy. Here are my top 10 tips to keep healthy this winter: […]
QPR In The Community Trust have extended their DSActive sporting offer to tennis! We visited their first training session…
Shooters Hill Lawn Tennis Club is based in South East London and on a slightly chilly Wednesday night, head coach Phil and his team ran their very first DSActive tennis session and one of the DSActive team dropped in to see how it went.
September is when children and students head back to school or college after their summer holidays and our countryside begins to blaze with autumn colour. It is also the start of the new football season. To mark the launch of Inspire Suffolk’s seventh season, they invited the DSActive team to drop by.