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Stroke Trial Update

Coaches Shareen & Kamran have been tirelessly delivering weekly  sessions to two stroke rehab groups.  The aim of the trial, designed by our very own President and doctor, Daniel Grant, sees us use wallball as an adjunct intervention to community stroke rehab sessions. We hope that by  gamifying some aspects of rehab, wallball can help improve stroke outcomes. Stroke rehab …

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Sportivate Update

UK Wallball are thrilled to have been awarded another round of Sportivate funding and we look forward to partnering with London Youth to launch 10 new youth clubs and try a new model of expansion that will let more people than ever get involved in wallball. Many thanks to London Sport for having faith in us and we look forward …

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Wallball For All Abilities

We’re delighted to unveil our brand new video that has been produced in conjunction with SENSE and Swiss Cottage School. Swiss Cottage School is an SEN school for children with learning disabilities, visual and auditory impairments. Coach Sam has been going in to deliver groundbreaking sessions at the school, thanks to funding made available through SENSE and Sportivate. We’ve been …

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Time To Shine 2017

In April 2017 UK Wallball were asked to take part in the ‘Time to Shine’ games at the Stoke Mandeville Stadium in Buckinghamshire. This fantastic event, which takes place annually at the home of the Paralympic Games, is now in it’s tenth successful year, so we were very honoured and privileged that UK Wallball were invited to be providers. Aimed at inpiring young disabled people to …

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Wallball for Visually Impaired & SEN

We’re delighted to pioneering some wallball sessions at Swiss Cottage SEN School in partnership with SENSE Charity. Coach Sam will is running weekly sessions and adapting wallball in innovative ways to make it accessible to those with visual impairments, auditory impairments and those with learning difficulties. These sessions are possible thanks to the open mind approach of Swiss Cottage School …

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Anyone for Glow-Wallball?

Paul at Newham Ability, a disability sports club giving children and young adults with disabilities their first steps into sport, has been running some awesome and super-innovative sessions. Glow in the dark wallball! We love it!! We’re looking forward to this fun variety of the game spreading across the country.

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