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Saw us on BBC? Get Started with Wallball – NOW!

We’ve launched a brand new campaign to help grow and develop Wallball. You can find out all about wallball right here! We’ll get you started in no time! Just get in touch, drop us a tweet or connect on Instagram! And if you didn’t see the clip, here it is!

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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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Carpenter’s Cage Anniversary

It was a pleasure to be at the Carpenter’s Cage 1 year anniversary. Carpenter’s Cage, on Warton Road, is home to our first community court in the Olympic Park. Designed by the local school and free to use by everyone and anyone, the Carpenter’s Wallball court is open for business during daylight hours. Bring your ball – in fact bring …

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Liberty Festival London

On the 15th July Penn and Gareth went out to Liberty Festival in the Olympic Park to run an brilliant day of modified wallball in the great company of many other sports and arts organisations, and of course, the World Paralympic Athletics. At least 400 people gave wallball a go. We had our first ever players from Senegal. Players from …

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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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Wallball for Stroke Rehabilitation

Coaches Shareen and Kamran have been doing a fantastic job in East London working with the Stroke Association to introduce wallball into a community rehab programme. These activity sessions are not only imperative for regaining control over coordination and body movements, but are also a wonderful opportunity to bring together people who have suffered strokes to help them support each other …

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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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StreetMarked – Wallball officially linked with StreetGames

We’re delighted to be officially linked with StreetGames. We’ve been privileged enough to have been allowed to run wallball at several StreetGames events over the past year and this week our application for official partnership has been approved. This now allows us to apply for programmes and opportunities available through StreetGames. We’ll have a DoorStep advisor – a StreetGames representative …

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