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  • stewartnangle1Stewart Nangle, a Lancastrian, is pictured shooting .22 pistol.  What the photograph does not show is that at the time one of his legs was fitted with a metal frame that was bolted into the bones. 
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  • scoutwithprosthesis1This young Scout was born without a left hand.  When he took an interest in shooting, which is very popular in the Scout movement, Hampshire Scouts helped his local club to find a solution. 
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  • michaelwhapples1Michael Whapples from Leicestershire is blind and shoots air rifle.  In 2011 he was the first British shooter ever to compete at the Open European Shooting Championships for the Vision Impaired, held at Nitra, Slovakia. 

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  • peterbreheny1Peter Breheny from Derbyshire shoots benchrest rifle.  He has Kennedy's Disease, a progressive wasting condition that has weakened his limbs. 
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  • MattSkelhon1Matt Skelhon shot to fame when he grabbed gold at the Bejiing Paralympic Games and proved it was no fluke by claiming silver and bronze at London 2012.

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  • Di CoatesDeanna (Di) Coates lives in Hampshire, shoots air rifle from a wheelchair, and is one of our most successful disabled international athletes. 
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  • vicmorris1Vic Morris lives in south Wales and is paralysed from the neck down as the result of an accident.  With the aid of an 'equaliser' device invented by his coach, John Kelman, Vic shoots pistol and rifle. 
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Disability Coaching Workshop

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Tuesday 23 April 2013 18:30 - 21:30
by Liz WoodallHits : 2146

How to Coach Disabled People in Sport

Tuesday 23 April 6.30-9.30 at Stafford Sports College
Wolverhampton Road, ST17 9DJ
Cost  £30.00

Suitable for all coaches, this workshop aims to answer the commonly asked questions about disabled sports participants and it will show you how, with a few minor adjustments to the way you work, you can make your coaching more inclusive and effective ( theory workshop - duration: 2 hours)
Broaden Your Skills and Make Your Sport Accessible to Everyone
Suitable for all coaches, this workshop aims to answer the commonly asked questions about disabled sports participants and it will show you how, with a few minor adjustments to the way you work, you can make your coaching more inclusive and effective.
(This workshop is a Minimum Standard for Deployment requirement for many governing bodies of sport. The Minimum Standards for Deployment are seen as the basic standard every coach needs to meet to carry out their role safely and effectively.)
You Will Learn How To: 

  • Include disabled people in sport
  • Select appropriate coaching activities
  • Make your coaching more inclusive and effective

Accompanying Resource and Certificate valid for 3 Years.
Single and group bookings can be made.
Please call 01785 619695 for details on how to book.
www.sportacrossstaffordshire.co.uk

Location : Stafford Sports College
Contact : Kam Webster - 01785 619695

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