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A Special Olympics Taster Event will be held from 10am to 2pm on 16th July in Sheffield

Tuesday 10th July 2018

People with an intellectual disability, their families and friends are invited to try a number of different sports at a taster session at the English Institute of Sport. Participants can be new or existing members of the Special Olympics South Yorkshire Partnership.

The Special Olympics South Yorkshire Partnership is an accredited delivery network of Special Olympics GB. The network is a group of sports clubs & sessions working together to increase participation opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities across South Yorkshire.

The Taster Event is for any participant with an intellectual disability, their families and friends to give something new a go! Local coaches and clubs will deliver their sessions and provide information for follow on sessions to get involved.

Meet coaches and clubs in:

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Boccia
  • Cricket

This event is open to people ages 8+. There will be a café open throughout the day for food and refreshments.

To find out more information about the day and book your place click here. 

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