Cardiff City FC Disability Football Sessions

DISABILITY FOOTBALL SESSIONS

19th January 2016

Cardiff City FC Foundation believes that there should be no barrier to playing or enjoying sport. The Foundation run football sessions each week for a variety of disabilities across Cardiff, weekly sessions include:

 

Wheelchair Football: The club is run as part of our disability programme on a weekly basis. Wheelchair football is played 4 v 4 and predominantly by powerchair users.

 

PAN Disability Football Sessions: Sessions are for adults with a learning, sensory, or physical disability (age 16+).  Sessions are suitable for all skill levels from beginner through to competitive footballers. The club enters teams in friendly games and disability football tournaments on a regular basis.

  

Physical Disability Football: Aimed at children aged 5-12 years old who are able to walk independently or using a walking frame, and particularly suitable for children who are amputees or have cerebral palsy.

 

Down’s Syndrome Football: Sessions are suitable for all skill levels from beginner through to competitive footballers for those aged 16+. The club enters teams in friendly games and disability football tournaments on a regular basis.

 

Deaf Football: Coaches are trained in football specific sign languages and there are also coaches available who use BSL. The weekly sessions are for U16’s.

 

Cardiff City FC Disability Football Sessions

When and Where?

 

U12’s PAN Disability Football  

Sundays, 9-10am

House Of Sport 1

 

13-18 PAN Disability Football 

Fridays, 5-6pm

Heath Park 3G

 

18+ PAN Disability Football

Thursdays, 3-4pm

House of Sport 2

 

U16’s Physical Disability Football

Sundays, 9-10am

House of Sport 2

 

U16’s Deaf Football

Sundays, 9-10am

House of Sport

 

Down’s Syndrome Football

Sundays, 9-10am

House of Sport

 

Wheelchair Football

Mondays, 6-7pm

Fitzalan High School

 

Cardiff City FC Foundation U16s Deaf Team are looking for support so they can play their first tournament, the National Deaf Youth Football Tournament in Liverpool on 20th March. Find out more by clicking the link today http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/road-to-liverpool.

 

For more information please email josh.law@cardiffcityfc.org.uk or call 07538 813049.