The Telford Tennis Centre has become the latest tennis centre to offer a DSActive tennis session. The new session was launched with an open day for new players, supported by Tennis Shropshire, Tennis Foundation and Energize Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin. One of the DSActive team went along to join in… To celebrate the new DSActive […]
Victoria is a very active person. She enjoys sports and regularly attends DSActive football and tennis sessions.
The DSActive tennis sessions have been growing in popularity over the last couple of years, with more and more sessions starting up. The latest club to offer a DSActive tennis session is Wrexham Tennis Centre in North Wales with the support of Tennis Wales. The tennis centre has the luxury of 7 indoor courts, 7 […]
To celebrate the end of Wimbledon 2018, DSActive ran a tennis festival at the National Tennis Center, Roehampton. We had 10 people with Down’s syndrome which attended the event. The National Tennis Center is home of UK Tennis and many tennis players train at the centre. British star Andy Murray was training on the same day […]
This is a guest blog written by Danielle. Earlier this year Danielle took on her first half marathon with her dad and her sister. These are her own words about how the day went… My name is Danielle, last year I decided I wanted to do a half marathon. I started training and did some […]
This summer the DSActive team are launching our DSActive athletic sessions. The first session to launch was our running group in Manchester, the second is with athletics club Exeter Harriers in Devon. One of the DSActive team popped along for the very first session. The Exeter Harriers are an athletics club which was founded back […]
Summer can bring many happy changes: longer evenings, lots of sunshine and warmer weather. For the DSActive team, summer means that the tennis season is well underway! Recently, the DSActive team paid a visit to Portsmouth to run a DSActive tennis festival with John and his excellent team at Portsmouth Tennis Centre. The festival started […]
The DSActive team recently visited a tennis session at Shooters Hill Tennis Club. The coaches started with a group warm-up which involved all the players and some of their parents. The warm-up activity was called handball and each player was demonstrating fundamental movements such as throwing the balls, catching the balls and running with the […]
This summer the DSActive team, with the support of England Athletics, are launching athletics sessions!
The eighth DSActive National Festival gave all sixteen teams a chance to showcase their skills and spirit.