Sporting Challenge Talent Show

The first Sporting Challenge Talent Showcase Event took place at the Burscough Legion, Lord St, Burscough on Saturday 14th October at 7:30pm. The night included singing, dancing, magic, comedy, break dancing and much more !

Sporting Challenge are a registered charity who provide social activities for 45 people with additional needs in West Lancashire.

Sporting Challenge arrange evening and weekend activities that  include Ten Pin Bowling, Aerobics, Swimming and Boccia/Kurling at local Sports Centres. They provide Sessional Workers who will collect them from where they live, support the people whilst they are at the sports centres and then return them home after the activities.

Edward McCarthy Sporting Challenge Activities Co-ordinator said: “Everyone has been practicing a great deal. This is the first event we have put on like and I think it was fantastic. The group have been practicing for months and there hard work came through in the performance. A big thank you from me to everyone who took part and everyone who supported the event.”

Edward added: “I would like to thank Amanda Baldwin who helped me organise the event, Russ who was our DJ/compere.”

During the event Sporting Challenge accepted a very kind donation from Northway Dental Practice and a donation from Resound Community Choir for £600.

For many information on Sporting Challenge contact Edward on 07971 299606 and email