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Disability sports clubs and sessions

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Disability sports clubs and sessions

There are a wide variety of disability sports on offer in Medway as well as many new and existing clubs offering sports for disabled people of all levels and abilities.

If you want to find out more about getting involved in disability sport come along to our Multi Sport Club to get a taster of the activities on offer.

Multi Sport Club

Disability club gives people of any ability or level of disability a chance to come and find out more about getting involved in sport.

These coach led sessions are held every Wednesday between 5.30pm to 7pm at Medway Park and cost £3 per session.

The first session is free and there is no charge for parents or carers.

For more information please contact medwaysport@medway.gov.uk.

Fun disability swim session

The disability swim session is held in the hydrotherapy pool at Strood Leisure Centre and is for all swimming abilities and levels of disability.

The warm water will help with mobility and is the perfect environment to get active. This session is for children and adults aged 13 and over.

Session times:

  • Tuesday 10am to 11am
  • Thursday 6pm to 7pm

The price is £3 per session. First session is free. No charge for parents or carers.

Sessions need to be booked in advance online or over the phone with Strood Sports Centre.

Sensory swim sessions

The sensory swim session is held in the hydrotherapy pool at Strood Leisure Centre and is for all swimming abilities and levels of disability.

This session is for children aged 3 and over.

Activities include:

  • general splash around
  • water based games
  • building water confidence

The session is held every Thursday 4.30pm to 5.30pm.

The price is £4 per session. No charge for parents or carers.

Sessions need to be booked in advance online or over the phone with Strood Sports Centre.

Sports and sports clubs for people with disabilities

There are also a range of disability sports available through community sports clubs in Medway. These include:

  • boccia
  • disability athletics
  • football
  • gymnastics
  • rugby league
  • tennis
  • trampolining
  • walking sports such as walking football and Walk n Talk
  • wheelchair sports

For more information and contact details for external clubs email medwaysport@medway.gov.uk or see our Club Directory.