Sporting Challenge Basketball Taster

West Lancs Basketball Club were pleased to welcome adults from registered charity Sporting Challenge to a sociable basketball session recently. Great fun had by all and a few new skills picked up!

Sporting Challenge are a family led charity supporting people with learning disabilities, where all members of the Board of Trustees are parents and carers themselves.

The charity aims to provide sporting activities to encourage people with learning disabilities to keep fit and healthy. Their activities include: Aerobics, Bowling, Boccia, Kurling, Zumba/Dance, Swimming and other Fitness Activities.

They support around 52 people in the West Lancashire area to access a variety of activities by providing transport to and from their homes and the appropriate sessional workers to support them whilst carrying out the activities.

Edward McCarthy Sporting Challenge Activities Organiser said: “On behalf of Sporting Challenge I wish to thank the West Lancs Basketball Club  for this opportunity. Our group really enjoyed it.”

“Our numbers are growing. Our group can help people make new friends, grow in confidence and keep fit and healthy. If you are a parent who is interested please get in touch !”

For more information  on Sporting Challenge call 07971 299606 or email EdwardatEMSS@gmail.com

For more information on West Lancs Basketball Club email westlancsbasketball@gmail.com their website is http://westlancsbasketball.co.uk/