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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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QEOP International Women’s Day Event

Huge thanks to London Legacy and the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Team for having us at their International Women’s Day Event. An amazing 627 girls and young women from 21 schools in the local boroughs took part and tried 15 different activities. We were delighted to have so many girls come and try wallball under the guidance of Coach Sam and …

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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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Smashing it at the Schools’ Spring Tournament

Three schools battled it out in our second school event in East London. Gallions, Carpenters and Chobham brought teams of five to compete in the u8 and u11 categories. Run by Gareth and Dan, and with help from the magnificent London Legacy volunteers, the tournament was a huge success. Games were fun, fast and friendly as players met their opposite …

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Beginner’s Tournament Returns

A tournament specifically designed for beginners and social players.  A day of fun, guaranteed games and top wallball coaching from Team GBR. Of course, there’ll also be Saturday night party! The tournament is likely to happen in June – we’re just confirming the details and we’ll let you know as soon as we do!    

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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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First ever school event tiring…but AWESOME!

We were delighted to run our first ever school wallball festival last Friday at Chobham Academy in East London. With its newly marked courts Chobham was a perfect host school for what turned out to be an awesome but incredibly knackering morning! We have 55 children participate from 3 of our launch schools. Carpenter’s primary, Gallions primary and Chobham primary. …

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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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