Limb Power was launched in November 2009 to engage amputees and individuals with limb impairments in physical activity, sport and the arts to improve quality of life and to aid lifelong rehabilitation. In July 2014 LimbPower became a National Disability Sports Organisation, sitting alongside WheelPower, Cerebral Palsy Sport (CP Sport), Dwarf Sport, British Blind Sport (BBS), UK Deaf Sport, Mencap Sport and Special Olympics Great Britain (SOGB). Through this association and our work with the English Federation of Disability Sport and Sport England LimbPower help amputees and people with limb impairment reach their sporting potential. LimbPower also run arts based activities including confidence workshops and a photography club.
Windsurfing is an increasingly popular pastime for many people with disabilities.
With no need for special adaptations or costly equipment, it’s easier than you think to get out on the water.
Catch up with all the latest results via the British Cycling website and follow @christinakelkel @jodycundy and @BCreports on twitter for further updates.
Just before Christmas I agreed to take part in a piece of research being conducted by Sarah Dean at the University of Strathclyde looking into the physical activity of amputees. I spend much of my…
Get In Touch With Us