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Water, water everywhere!

By |September 4th, 2016|

JOHN’S ROAD2RIO AQUATIC CHALLENGE WELL AND TRULY DONE!

Saturday 3rd September was something of a WET DAY!  John was attempting to swim 7 Olympic distances in one day. Thanks to great support from GLL, who manage the Cambridge City Pools, John was given permission to swim in three of the Cambridge pools. Saturday morning and he […]

Boxing Clever with the Kids

By |September 2nd, 2016|

Boxing with the Trumpington Boys.

The Road2Rio Challenges are coming thick and fast.  This week John was a guest of the Trumpington Boxing Club where he successfully completed his Boxing challenge at the famous Thomas A Becket gym in Cambridge.

The Thomas A Becket gym has strong links to Trumpington Amateur Boxing Club. Since formation in 2010, […]

The Paralympics are coming!

By |September 2nd, 2016|

Support our local athletes at the Paralympics.
Power2inspire received the latest disability newsletter from our friends at Living Sport.

It reminded us, as if we needed a reminder, that the Paralympics begin on 7th September.
We will have 11 local elite athletes from Cambridgeshire and Peterborough to follow and cheer on.

Having witnessed the amazing efforts of our Olympians […]

Boccia with the boys.

By |September 2nd, 2016|

Probably the most Inclusive sport you could find. Yes, Boccia is the most inclusive sport of all. A major sport at the Paralympics it allows those with the greatest impairments to participate. A cross between bowls and the French game boules, it requires skill and tactical nous. Earlier this year John was invited by Active […]

Judo with the Cambridge University Judo club.

By |September 1st, 2016|

John’s Road2Rio, JUDO Challenge. The History of Judo. The takenouchi-ryu martial art system founded in 1532 is considered the beginning of Japan’s Jujitsu forms. Judo was derived from Jujitsu, the art for either attacking others or defending oneself with nothing but one’s own body. In 1882, Dr. Jigoro Kano (The Father of Judo) […]

Playing Hardball with a Goalball!

By |August 28th, 2016|

John’s Road2Rio Goalball Challenge.

This week John was invited down to the Cambridge University Sports Centre to join in with a
Team GBGoalball training session.

 

Special thanks to GB coach Faye Dale for allowing us to come and to GB Goalball player
Sarah M. Leiter was arranging it.

John enjoyed an excellent training session with the GBGoalball team, even though […]

Rowing on the River

By |August 28th, 2016|

John’s Road2Rio Rowing challenge completed. On Saturday 27th August 2016, at the Cantabrigian Rowing Club Cambridge Regatta, John completed the rowing leg of #JohnsRoad2Rio.

The Rowing was a great success. Gill Cooper from Cantabs was very pleased. Rosie, a wheelchair user John met at Cadmus, coxed and a young man called Robbie rowed, remarkably well for […]

John’s Road2Rio Challenge – Nearly there!

By |August 25th, 2016|

This year’s challenge almost completed. 34 Olympic and Paralympic sports before the end of the Rio games.

Well this time next week we will be into September. I joined Power2inspire in January and John’s Road2Rio challenge was already underway. Completing the challenge has been, shall we say, challenging. There were times when it looked like we […]

John’s Pedal Power!

By |August 21st, 2016|

Fancy joining John on Sunday 18th September in London?

Power2Inspire are very excited to collaborate with British cycling in an inclusive coaching and challenge event! 18th September, 10-12am, Lee Valley Park, London.

 

 

 

Come and join the team! We will have fun coaching activities run by British cycling coaches who will be able to give advice and helpful […]

John’s chance to be a Big Shot!

By |August 20th, 2016|

DO YOU FANCY BEING A BIG SHOT?

As part of John’s Road2Rio Challenge, John will be undertaking his “Shooting” challenge on 17th September. You can join him.

Why not come along to our Inclusive Shooting Taster Day?

On Saturday 17th September, Power2inspire will be teaming up with the Cambridgeshire Shooting Association to host a series of Inclusive Shooting […]