Paralympic Personal Bests

PARALYMPIC PERSONAL BESTS

On Wednesday 29th August Winchester City Council in partnership with Winchester GoLD and Places Leisure hosted their annual Paralympic Personal Bests event. For a successive year, Simply Health sponsored the event and kindly contributed funds to support the day - this was also supported by the Tesco’s ‘Bags of Help’ grant scheme allowing all participants to receive medals, t-shirts, certificates, water bottles and prizes.

Para PB's 2018

Activities offerred on the day included Tennis, Football, Rugby, Running & Jogging, Cricket, Low Level Circuits and Swimming.

A massive thank you must also go to the amazing volunteers from Santander who also contributed towards the organisation of the event. As well as the sports coaches from squash and rugby, Southampton Football Club, Winchester parkrun, Hampshire Cricket Board and FirstBite who provided a smoothie bike with refreshments.

For further information on disability sport opportunities within Winchester please visit: www.winchester.gov.uk/activewinchester/disability-sport/ or for general enquiries please contact Calum Drummond on 01962 848329.