The day started with the Upbeat players watching Charlton Athletic first team train. The first team players were sporting #LotsOfSocks for World Down Syndrome Day and Awareness Week and they looked fantastic!
It was great to see how the DSActive group at Shrewsbury Town has developed
The DSActive team were able to drop in to Millwall Community Trusts sessions recently to see how they were getting on.
Recently DSActive paid a visit to Albion in the Community’s team for players with Down’s syndrome
With the support of social programme FIFA “Football for Hope” and the Russian State Social University, DSActive were invited to Moscow to participate in a seminar organised by the Russian charity Downside Up.
The DSActive team headed to the south west to meet a new group of players
It’s been ten years since Fulham Football Club Foundation set up the very first Down’s syndrome football team in London.
The DSActive football programme at Longfleet Youth FC has been running for just over one year now and what a fantastic year it has been!
Over 50 players enjoyed a day’s football at the Albion in the Community tournament
Cardiff City FC Foundation offer Luke a volunteer coaching role