Children enjoy adapted sports day at King’s Lynn leisure centre

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Adapted sports day at Lynnsport ANL-160806-115444009

Dozens of youngsters had the chance to try out a host of activities during the annual adapted sports day held at Lynnsport on Wednesday.

The event is designed to enable disabled children, aged between eight and 16, to get involved in sport.

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Adapted sports day at Lynnsport ANL-160806-115430009

Activities on offer included cricket, golf, short tennis, football, athletics and parachute games.

The groups were led by specialist coaches from Top Coaching, King’s Lynn Community Football, West Norfolk Athletics Club, Norfolk Cricket Board, the Lawn Tennis Association and students from the College of West Anglia.

The session, which is intended to run alongside the activities already offered by the Kandoo Club, is supported by Dow Chemical and the West Norfolk Sports Partnership.

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Adapted sports day at Lynnsport ANL-160806-115459009

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Adapted sports day at Lynnsport ANL-160806-115539009