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New Coaches Trained

We were delighted to train up 22 new coaches in East London this weekend. Coaches, teachers, sports development officers and volunteers took part in our Introduction to Coaching Qualification day, generously supported by London Legacy (LLDC). The participants learnt the basics of wallball and then split into groups; some doing some classroom sessions to learn about how to run a …

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Autumn Schools off to Great Start

Our new coaches have been doing some fantastic work all around London this Autumn. As we head into half term we can celebrate some of their great efforts: In East London Jessica and Liam have been delivering weekly sessions in Stratford. Liam has been teaching wallball to the public on a Tuesday and Jessica has been working with Carpenter’s Primary …

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First Intro to Coaching Course – Done!

Following on from the recent summer excitement in East London, we ran an Introduction to Coaching Wallball Course at our Community Court in Stratford. Five eager multi-skill coaches spent the morning learning Wallball and coaching skills and are now ready to introduce Wallball into local Schools.  “I really enjoyed today’s session; useful resources and lots of ideas! Thank you UK …

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Wallball lands Sportivate Funding

We’re delighted to announce that London Sport and the Sportivate programme have approved our funding applications for East and West London wallball projects. This will help us to deliver wallball to hundreds of people in both regions, in particular those from the hard to reach demographics that really struggle to access healthy activity. We’re under way with planning now, have …

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Motivate Hounslow Activated

Wallball Coach UK director and head coach for UK Wallball, Gareth Price, delivered a tremendous activator day to 11 multi-sport coaches of Motivate Hounslow, part of Brentford FC Community Sports. Led by Kojo Sedifia, the team of coaches will deliver Wallball in schools, 6th form colleges and youth centres. We’re really looking forward to the updates! Kojo found out about Wallball …

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Chris Wheeler – Activated!

We’re really proud of this. Christopher Wheeler has been Activated by one of our new coach, Darren Doherty. Chris is our first person with autism to be trained up and we’re delighted at how he threw himself into the programme. Chris has been playing at the Westway Wallball club for a few years now and has decided to take things …

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Training Coaches in Stratford

As part of our long-term project in East London we’ll be training up coaches and volunteers across the area to help us bring Wallball to masses. Today was our first Introduction to Coaching Qualification day. 5 coaches – 2 from West Ham United Foundation and 3 from FRE Flyers enthusiastically stepped on court to learn the ropes of Wallball from …

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Become a Wallball Coach

We’ve updated our coaching packages and they’re open to anyone! With our qualifications you can coach in your community as a volunteer or your job. You’ll also be qualified to referee at tournaments both in the UK and around the world. We offer: Wallball Introduction to Coaching Qualification UKCC Accredited Level 1 & Level 2 Qualifications. Please click here to …

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Weekend Westway Wallball – NEW FREE SESSION!

As part of UK Wallball’s volunteering outreach programme, the UCLU Tennis Society is launching this great venture on a Sunday afternoons – every Sunday from 1-3pm. Cost = Free!!  Head down to Westway Sports Centre to learn how to play wallball from some great coaches from University College London. In case you’ve never heard about wallball, it’s a sport for all …

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