Project Description

  • Activity Provider:

    Gloucestershire Cricket Board, supported by Lords Taverners

  • Activity Name:

    Visually Impaired Cricket Sessions

  • Activity Description:

    The Gloucestershire Cricket Board, supported by Lords Taverners, are starting a new programme to encourage more VI and Blind people to partake in cricket. The sessions are aimed at all levels of the game from the ‘never-played’ to ‘play-regularly’, with experienced coaches on hand to support and assist all attendees.

  • What age is it for?:

    all ages

  • Male/ Female or Both:

    Mixed

  • What ability do people need to be?:

    All levels of experience, open minded to trying new activities and ‘giving it a go’

  • Delivery Area:

    Ashton

  • Where can people find out more:

    Andy Wheeler

    Super1s Disability Development Officer

    Gloucestershire Cricket Board

    07432 728926

    andy.wheeler@glosccc.co.uk

  • Approx cost (may be subject to change):

    Free

  • Volunteering Opportunities:

  • Where does your activity take place?:

    Ashton Park Sports Centre, Ashton Park School, Blackmoor’s Lane, Bower Ashton, Bristol, BS3 2JL

  • Other Info:

    Thursdays, 7-8pm through the winter

    Fun, enjoyable and engaging cricket sessions for beginners through to experienced VI cricketers. Can contact Andy Wheeler beforehand if you have any questions

  • ‘Free’ offer

  • What should participants wear/ Bring?:

    Tracksuit and trainers ideal but not essential