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Project Profile – Just Bowl and Age UK

BDA logoThe Bowls Development Alliance have been working in partnership with Age UK, to get the elderly and disabled more active. By utilising the Bowls Development Alliance’s Just Bowl product, many Age UK sites across the country have introduced their clients to the sport of Bowls – for many, this was an opportunity to get back in to a sport which they could no longer participate in through the club structure. Continue reading “Project Profile – Just Bowl and Age UK”

Profile of National Disability Sport Organisations

National Disability Sport Organisations (NDSOs) provide opportunities for people with specific impairments to take part in, as well as offer advice and support. For many disabled people, the NDSOs are the starting point to get involved in sport and if they choose to develop their talent. They support National Governing Bodies of sport to deliver more inclusive programmes and work closely with the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) to achieve their collective aims. Continue reading “Profile of National Disability Sport Organisations”

Grass Roots Player Case Study

As part of the month-long promotion of disability bowls in England, DBE has prepared several case studies in to bowls players, today we are looking at our second grass roots bowler Paul Akers, who although only taking up bowls in the last month is taking part in the CP World Games. Continue reading “Grass Roots Player Case Study”