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Access Sport Oxfordshire: Making sport more accessible and inclusive across the county

Posted: Fri, 4 Aug 2023 12:20

Access Sport Oxfordshire: Making sport more accessible and inclusive across the county

During its' first year, Access Sport Oxfordshire has proudly worked with Oxfordshire-based sports clubs and organisations, communities, and residents, to make sure children and young people facing barriers to physical activity can enjoy the huge benefits which being active brings. The incredible work of Access Sport Oxfordshire has had significant positive impact, improving access to sports for 330 young people from priority neighbourhoods. Read More »

Active Oxfordshire team at CyclAbility and Bike Oxford event

Posted: Thu, 29 Jun 2023 11:11

“Why can’t all events be fully inclusive?” – a reflection on inclusion in sports events

"If we truly want more disabled people to be active, then we need to be far more creative and inclusive with our formats." Andrew Douglas, Found of Parallel Windsor

With 1 in 5 people in the UK living with one or more disabilities or health conditions, there are thousands of people who are impacted by barriers to physical activity, including residents in Oxfordshire. At Active Oxfordshire, we believe everyone should have the right to be physically active in ways which work for them. Read More »