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Disability Peterborough are here for any queries you may have, call us on 01733 265551 or email info@disabilitypeterborough.org

Disability Peterborough’s Activities

  • Walks on Wednesdays

    Disability Peterborough brings you ‘Walks on Wednesdays‘ at Ferry Meadows, supported by Nene Park Trust.

    The group supports disabled people to enjoy fresh air and the natural beauty of being outdoors. Walking in nature is a great exercise for everyone so people with and without disabilities are welcome to join.

    There is an annual subscription of £10 to join the group. This includes free parking on a Wednesday morning via a QR code. The group is coordinated by our long-standing volunteer and now group leader Chris Wood. The group meets at the main entrance to the Ferry Meadows café at 10am every Wednesday (weather permitting).

    If you are interested in coming along please Telephone or WhatsApp message Chris on 07944 003368, or Telephone our office number 01733 265551.

  • Special Olympics

    The Special Olympics is a mixture of sporting opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities.

    The Special Olympics:

    • Offers year round sports for people with an intellectual disability
    • For people aged 8 years and above, with no upper limit
    • Training is carried out by qualified coaches and a dedicated team of volunteers
    • Offers opportunity for those who want to keep fit, socialise and make friends
    • Is a unique pathway to local, regional, national or international competitions

    Activities include:

    • Athletics
    • Boccia
    • Basketball
    • Cricket
    • Horse-riding
    • Ice skating
    • Football
    • Artistic gymnastics
    • Golf
    • Swimming

    For more information please Telephone Kay Greenaway 01733 265551, 07712427558, or Email kay@disabilitypeterborough.org

Contact Information

Disability Peterborough:

01733 265551
info@disabilitypeterborough.org

Team/Group Activities

Outdoor Activities

  • Sailability

    Sailing opportunities for people with disabilities. Run by Peterborough Sailability. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00am to 4:30pm April to October. Sessions must be booked in advance. Age 10 years and over, inclusive, all disabilities.

    Where: Watersports Centre, Gunwade Lake, Nene Park Trust, Ham Lane, Orton Longueville, Peterborough PE2 5UU.

    Please contact the secretary, Telephone 07948262919, Email p.sail@hotmail.co.uk, or Visit www.peterboroughsailability.org

  • Inclusive Golf

    Inclusive golf for all disabilities.

    Where: Thorpe Wood Golf Academy, Thorpe Wood, Nene Parkway, Peterborough PE3 6SE.

    Telephone Suzanne Dickens 07748115063, Email suzd71@btinternet.com, or Visit www.thorpewoodgolfacademy.com

  • Adapted Cycling- Embankment

    Adapted cycling sessions run by Vivacity.

    Where: Peterborough Athletics Track Pavilion, Embankment, Bishops Road, Peterborough PE1 5BW.

    Telephone Matt Taylor 01733 863783, or Visit www.vivacity.org/inclusivesports

  • Adaptive Cycling- Yaxley

    Adaptive cycling.

    Where: Yaxley Amenity Centre, 48 Main Street, Yaxley, PE7 3LU.

    Contact One Leisure Activities Lifestyles Team, Telephone 01480 388469, or Email activelifestyles@huntingdonshire.gov.uk

  • Archery

    Inclusive archery sessions run by Vivacity.

    Where: Focus Community Centre, Chestnut Avenue, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough PE2 4PE.

    Telephone Matt Taylor 01733 863783

  • Griffin Archers

    Inclusive archery throughout the year.

    Where: The venue is wheelchair accessible at the Focus Community Centre, Chestnut Ave., Dogsthorpe Peterborough PE2 4PE.

    For more information Visit www.griffinarchers.co.uk

  • Walking For Health

    Walking for health run by Vivacity Sports and Leisure.

    Where: Hampton Leisure Centre, Clayburn Road, Hampton Vale, Peterborough PE7 8GL.

    Telephone 01733 864764, or Visit www.walkingforhealth.org.uk

  • Rowing

    The Rowing Club offers Rowing and Gym training facilities for Disabled athletes and currently has in its membership people who are missing a limb, blind, deaf, have learning difficulties and adults recovering from illness (e.g. stroke). Various days and times throughout the year.

    Where: Peterborough City Rowing Club, Thorpe Meadows, Peterborough PE3 6LN.

    Telephone 01733 341333, or Visit www.peterboroughcityrowing.co.uk

  • Horse Riding

    Horse Riding for children with disabilities run by Peterborough & District RDA Group. Horse riding offers an opportunity for enjoyment, challenge, laughter, achievement, independence and confidence to children who would not usually be able to take part in such an activity.

    Where: New Pasture Riding School, Middle East Farm, The Causeway, Thorney, Peterborough PE6 0QH.

    Telephone 01733 254254, or Visit www.peterborough-rda.co.uk

Indoor Activities

Contact Information

Special Needs Athletic Club:

01778 347458
Ian929nolan@btinternet.com

Disability Gymnastics:

07715412183
peterboroughgymnasticsacademy@gmail.com
www.peterborough-gymnastics-academy.com

Peterborough Phantoms Para Ice Hockey Team:

01733 260222
info@paraicehockey.co.uk

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