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Team Personal Best Disability Summit

About the Event

A 1 day Summit and trip to the World Para Athletics Championships for those passionate about improving the experience of disabled people in Athletics and Running

Long Description

A one day Summit dedicated to learning and sharing innovation on how to Improve Experiences of Disabled People in Athletics and Running

Athletics & Running Disability Summit 14th July 2017

Running Order

Time

Session

Speaker

10am

Arrivals

N/A

10:30am

Welcome

Donna Fraser

Olympian, UK Athletics Vice Chair, Equality, Diversity & Engagement Lead (UKA)

10:35am

Workshop 1 “End the Awkward”

Scope.

Danielle Wootton, Head of Marketing, Natasha Coates, British Disability Gymnast

 

11:20am

Inclusion & Disability - Channel 4

Dan Brooke, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer and Board Champion for Diversity, Channel 4

 

     

12pm

An Athlete’s Story

Libby Clegg, Paralympic Sprinter

12:25pm

Athlete Panel

Libby Clegg, Dan Powell Para- Athlete: Sprints, Ryan Raghoo Para-Athlete: Long Jump, Claire Buckle Para-Athlete: Discus, Shot Put

     

1:50pm

Enabled Not Disabled

Ryan Raghoo, Para Athlete: Long Jump, Harry King, UKA & Brunel Uni Performance Coach

2:20pm

Sport and Mental Health

Mind

     

3:25pm

Nimbus Disability

Martin Austin, Managing Director of Nimbus Disability

3:45pm

Supporting Athletes Panel

Michelle Weltman, London Marathon Wheelchair Race Coordinator & Swim Coach, Harry King, UKA & Brunel Uni Performance Coach, Alison O Riordon, Para-athletics Performance Coach

4:35pm

Closing Address

Tim Hollingsworth OBE, Chief Exec British Paralympic Association

How To Attend

How to Attend section  - Is it open to anyone? Places are limited. We have a few seats left on first come first served basis below. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/innovation-in-disability-inclusion-in-athletics-running-england-athletics-tickets-34563617711  

Event Details

Where

Secret Location
Stratford
London
E15 1AZ
England

Contact Details

Zena Weeks
07920 532549
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