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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…

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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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…
24th Jun
Small Heath Wellbeing Centre Birmingham
Participation Event

LimbPower Junior Games - Birmingham

24th June 2017
The Junior Games is open to young people aged 5-18 with a physical impairment. The games will provide your child with the opportunity to receive coaching in a number of sports. The Sports on offer will include Wheelchair Basketball, Track and Field Athletics, Cycling, Sitting Volleyball, Tennis, Badminton, Football and Archery. There will also be a climbing wall at this year’s event. *This programme is subject to change.Siblings of participants…
25th Jun
St Mary's University, Twickenham
Participation Event

Adult Multisport Event Twickenham

25th June 2017
If you are an amputee or have a limb impairment, this event is for you. You will have a unique opportunity to participate in sport and physical activity in a relaxed, friendly and supportive environment. This event is open to all individuals with an acquired amputation, acquired limb impairment, congenital limb absence, and limb difference.• Join amputees and people with limb impairments for three individual days of sport and socialising• You…
16th Sep
Small Heath Wellbeing Centre, Birmingham
Participation Event

Adult Multisport Event, Birmingham

16th September 2017
If you are an amputee or have a limb impairment, this event is for you. You will have a unique opportunity to participate in sport and physical activity in a relaxed, friendly and supportive environment. This event is open to all individuals with an acquired amputation, acquired limb impairment, congenital limb absence, and limb difference.• Join amputees and people with limb impairments for three individual days of sport and socialising• You…
30th Sep
Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Aylesbury
Participation Event

LimbPower Junior Games Stoke Mandeville Stadium

Saturday 30th September 2017
The Junior Games is open to young people aged 5-18 with a physical impairment. The games will provide your child with the opportunity to receive coaching in a number of sports. The Sports on offer will include Wheelchair Basketball, Track and Field Athletics, Cycling, Sitting Volleyball, Tennis, Badminton, Football and Archery. There will also be a climbing wall at this year’s event. *This programme is subject to change.Siblings of participants…
1st Oct
Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Aylesbury
Fundraising Event

Manic MaraFun

1st October 2017 9.00am
Join LimbPower for the Manic MaraFun on Sunday 1st October 2017You can do one lap, one mile or as much as you want. 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 leg will be completed in a unique style by an individual, a family or a group (a minimum of 27 different participants are…
7th Oct
English Institute of Sport, Sheffield
Participation Event

Adult Multisport Event Sheffield

7th October 2017
If you are an amputee or have a limb impairment, this event is for you. You will have a unique opportunity to participate in sport and physical activity in a relaxed, friendly and supportive environment. This event is open to all individuals with an acquired amputation, acquired limb impairment, congenital limb absence, and limb difference.• Join amputees and people with limb impairments for three individual days of sport and socialising• You…
23rd Sep
Cumbria
Fundraising Event

Scarfel Pike - 24th September 2016

23th -25th September 2016
This fundraising challenge takes place in one of England's most beautiful locations. Join our team of amputees, limb impaired, healthcare professionals and friends as we summit the highest peak in England on 24th September 2016.Download Booking FormDownload Poster
1st Oct
Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Aylesbury
Participation Event

LimbPower Junior Games

Date: 1st October 2016 Start Time: 09:00 End Time: 16:00
LimbPower launched the Junior Games in 2013 to offer children and adolescents an opportunity to engage in physical activity and sports in a safe and friendly environment. This event is a stepping stone to further activity and local participation. At the event your child will get to try a number of sports delivered by coaches who work for National Governing Bodies of Sport or clubs and who have experience of working with disabled people. They can…
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…
12th Nov
Westerham Golf Club
Fundraising Event

Strictly LimbPower Charity Ball

Saturday 12th November
Join LimbPower for our fun filled and entertainment packed fund-raising ball at Westerham Golf Club in Kent on Saturday 12th November 2016. Tickets are £55 (£45 for LimbPower Members). Ticket price includes a reception drink, three course dinner. and entertainment.You can download the booking form here
2nd Jan
National
Fundraising Event

AmpuTEA FeBREWary

For the month of February
LimbPower are asking everyone affected by limb loss or limb impairment to host a tea party in the month of February to raise donations to support the work of the charity. We’d like everyone to get involved – amputees, people with limb impairments, healthcare professionals, families and friends - by hosting your own tea morning or afternoon tea. Organising a tea party for a small group of friends or colleagues, school mums or club members is a…
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…