Launch of Birmingham Inclusive Sports Festival 2017 sponsored by Irwin Mitchell Solicitors
- Sat, 17 Jun 2017 - Sun, 25 Jun 2017 (12:30 - 16:00)
Birmingham Inclusive Sports Festival will launch on Saturday 17th June at University of Birmingham Sport and Fitness Centre, Edgbaston, B15 2TT from 12.30pm-3.30pm. This will feature free taster activities, there will be 'have-a-go' opportunities in sports / activities such as:
• Wheelchair Sports
• Indoor Fishing
• Table Cricket
• Hula Hooping….and more!
To join us for our launch day on Saturday 17th June please book your space with Cheyanne Haye on 07730 281710 / firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 12th June.
About Birmingham Inclusive Sports Festival
The 74 free or minimal charge activity 'open days' aim to encourage residents of Birmingham to come along and experience a wide range of inclusive or disability-specific activities.
The festival encourages people from all walks of life, ages and abilities to have fun and be active & healthy whilst providing a platform to raise the profile of local organisations in Birmingham who dedicate their time to delivering inclusive activities in their local communities.
Find out more about Birmingham Inclusive Sports Festival here
A wide range of taster activities will take place during the week-long campaign, these include Tri-Golf, Inclusive Swimming, Trampolining, Cycling, Archery, Fishing, Basketball, Football, Tennis, Martial Arts, Shooting and much more. These activities are aimed at introducing inclusive sports to beginners, view the full programme and schedule of activities here.
We also have Birmingham Inclusive Sports Festival 2017 Public Facebook Group. This is a place where you can ask any questions regarding the activities or connect with others who may be attending sessions throughout the week. To access the Facebook page visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/BISF2017/
National law firm Irwin Mitchell is lending its support and is headline partner of the Birmingham Inclusive Sports Fest (BISF). Irwin Mitchell's support for the festival is part of the firm's award-winning 'Don't Quit, Do It' campaign to promote disability sport and highlight the benefits physical activity can have for people with life-changing injuries. Read more about Irwin Mitchell's Don't Quit, Do It campaign here
bisf-2017-brochure-web1.pdf (PDF, 3 Mb)
Birmingham Inclusive Sports Festival will launch on Saturday 17th June at University of Birmingham Sport and Fitness Centre, Edgbaston, B15 2TT from 12.30pm-3.30pm. This will feature free taster activities, there will be 'have-a-go' opportunities in sports / activities such as: Wheelchair Sports, Indoor Fishing, Table Cricket, Hula Hooping….and more!