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29th Sep
Concord Sports Centre, Shiregreen Lane, Sheffield, S5 6AE
Participation Event

Fundamental Skills Workshop

29th September 10am to 4pm
Come along to the Fundamental Skills Workshop on Saturday 29th September. This event is for children with an amputation or limb impairment aged 5–18 who want to be more active.Develop:• skills to help your child take part in school PE• their confidence and self-esteem• new skills • have fun• meet other children with a similar disabilityYour child will be taught how to:• Throw • Catch • Kick • Run • Jump • SkipAll core skills to support your child…

Welcome to our event page. In this section you will find information on LimbPower's participation events designed to support and encourage Individuals with limb impairments (amputees, individuals with an acquired physical impairment which affects their limbs) and children born with limb absence or limb difference) to engage in physical activity, sport and the arts. You will also find events organised by selected partners that we think will benefit you and help you get back to your pre injury/illness fitness level and beyond. In additional you will find information on LimbPower's fundraising events and challenges. We actively encourage individuals with limb impairments, our members, partners, friends and family to join us on these challenges. Providing individual who have benefitted from the charities work with an opportunity to give something back has been an incredible rewarding experience for the participants and for LimbPower. If you can't find what you are looking for or you would like to recommend an event please contact us.

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29th Sep
Concord Sports Centre, Shiregreen Lane, Sheffield, S5 6AE
Participation Event

Fundamental Skills Workshop

29th September 10am to 4pm
Come along to the Fundamental Skills Workshop on Saturday 29th September. This event is for children with an amputation or limb impairment aged 5–18 who want to be more active.Develop:• skills to help your child take part in school PE• their confidence and self-esteem• new skills • have fun• meet other children with a similar disabilityYour child will be taught how to:• Throw • Catch • Kick • Run • Jump • SkipAll core skills to support your child…
27th Oct
National Squash Centre, Gate 13, Rowsley St, Manchester M11 3FF.
Participation Event

Manchester Multisport Event

27th October
LimbPower will be hosting a multisport event for children and adults at the National Squash Centre, Manchester (next to the Etihad stadium) on Saturday 27thOctober 2018. Join LimbPower at this exciting and fun packed multipart event. This is an opportunity to try physical activity and sports in a safe and friendly environment, receiving instruction from qualified and experienced coaches trained to work with people with a disability. The…
21st Jul
Stoke Mandeville Stadium
Participation Event

Teddy Bear's Picnic

21st July 2018
Bring your teddy along for a picnic on our Family Fun Day at Stoke Mandeville Stadium on Saturday 21st July. We are welcoming all our little people and their teddies for a mini sports day and to join in the Fundamental Skills Workshop if they wish. There will also be face painting and a climbing wall. This picnic is for families of young children with limb loss or limb difference and adult amputees with young children.Email:…
21st Jul
Stoke Mandeville Stadium
Fundraising Event

Manic MaraFun

Join LimbPower for the Manic MaraFun on Saturday 21st July.You can do one lap, one mile, 5k, 10K or a full marathon! This event is for adults and children of all ages and all abilities. It is a family fun day out with a difference. The 26.21875 miles are divided into 27 legs (each leg is 4 laps of the athletics track).Each participant has to do a minimum of one lap of the track cycling, walking, running or scooting or any other wacky idea!.This…
1st Mar
England - National Campaign
Fundraising Event

100 people, £100 pounds, £100 days

1st March - 8th June
Join LimbPower for an exciting fundraising challenge that anyone can take part in and become part of the community. We are asking 100 people from all walks of life to raise £100 towards the work of LimbPower. Anyone can join in, amputees, people with limb difference, family members, friends, carers, healthcare professionals, teachers etc. You can raise the funds in your own creative way or your can choose from the 100 ideas we have put together.…
1st Apr
United Kingdom
Participation Event

Limb Loss Awareness Month

1st April - 30th April
Join LimbPower, Limbless Association, Blesma, Douglas Bader Foundation, Reach, Steps, Ability Matters, Dorset Orthopedic, Limb Solutions, the London Prosthetic Centre, Opcare, Ossur, Ottobock, Pace Rehab, ProActive Prosthetics and the Steeper Group throughout the month of April to raise awareness of limb loss and limb difference, to support and encourage members of our community as they build their independence through increased mobility. Join…
15th Apr
Sports Hall, Hazelwood School, Woolfs Hill, Oxted, RH8 0QU.
Participation Event

LimbPower Dance

LimbPower are bringing you a brand-new event for amputees and individuals with a limb impairment who want to dance. Whether you wear a prosthesis, orthosis or use a wheelchair this event is for you.LimbPower and Para Dance UK have teamed up to bring you a programme of dance events, resources and opportunities to increase participation in dance. LimbPower Dance is a one-day Dance programme delivered by expert instructors with training in working…
19th May
Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Guttmann Rd, Aylesbury HP21 9PP
Participation Event

LimbPower Games

18th and 20th May 2018
The 2018 LimbPower Games takes place on 19th & 20th May at Stoke Mandeville Stadium in Aylesbury. This event is the largest gathering of amputees in England and is an amazing opportunity to socialise, learn new skills, share ideas and enjoy sport and physical activity in a friendly and supportive environment. The sports on offer include athletics, archery, badminton, climbing, cycling, football, golf, Nordic walking, sailing, sitting…
19th May
Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Guttmann Rd, Aylesbury HP21 9PP
Participation Event

LimbPower Dance Event

19th May 2018
LimbPower are bringing you a brand-new event for amputees and individuals with a limb impairment who want to dance. Whether you wear a prosthesis, orthosis or use a wheelchair this event is for you.LimbPower and Para Dance UK have teamed up to bring you a programme of dance events, resources and opportunities to increase participation in dance. LimbPower Dance is a one-day Dance programme delivered by expert instructors with training in working…
23rd Jun
Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Guttmann Rd, Aylesbury HP21 9PP
Participation Event

LimbPower Junior Games

23rd June 2018
This year’s LimbPower Junior Games takes place on 23rd June 2018 at Stoke MandevilleStadium in Aylesbury. The Junior Games is open to youngsters aged 5-18 with a physical impairment. The Games will provide your child with the opportunity to try physical activity and sports in a safe and friendly environment taught by coaches and instructors who have been trained to work with children with impairments. The Games offer a unique opportunity to meet…
22nd Mar
Olympic Park
Participation Event

Introduction to Sport Workshops

What is it: A four-hour workshop designed to help new or inactive amputees and individuals with limb impairments reach their full physical potential and to enable them to experience the joy of physical activity, recreation and sport. Helping them to understand the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and introducing them to low level activity. The workshop also provides information to the attendees in the form of hand-outs on simple exercises and…
4th Jun
St Mary's University, Twickenham
Participation Event

Introduction to Physical Activity Workshop

4th June 2017
Introduction to Physical Activity Workshop4th April 2016 These 3/4-hour workshops are a mixture of theory and practical sessions covering:• What is sport and physical activity• Overcoming barriers• The importance of being active• How to access sport and physical activity• Agility and balance exercises• Strength and conditioning exercisesQ: Who is it for? A: New and existing amputees.This FREE Course is written by a Sport Scientist at Roehampton…
13th Oct
Westerham Golf Club, Valence Park, Brasted Rd, Westerham TN16 1QN
Fundraising Event

Mad Hatter Tea Party Fundraising Ball

13th October
Join LimbPower for a curious evening of fun and entertainment at our annual fundraising ball on Saturday 13th October at Westerham Golf Club.Tickets are £57 (£47 for LimbPower members and beneficiaries). The ticket price includes a three course meal, reception drink and entertainment.Dress code: Evening or come dressed as a character from Alice in Wonderland or Alice through the Looking Glass.The drinks reception starts at 7.00pmTable booking…