Newtownabbey Racers is an award winning Special Olympics and Disability Club based in the Valley Leisure Centre in Newtownabbey. We provide athletics and multi-sports training for children and young people with disabilities. Our athletes also have many opportunities to take part in competitions and fun social evenings!
Venue: Valley Leisure Centre
Time: 7pm - 8pm
Cost: £10 per month (per family)
Newtownabbey Racers is affiliated to Special Olympics Ulster and this pathway will provide athletes with a learning disability with the opportunity to take part in the four year Special Olympic cycle of competition. The first stage in this cycle will begin again in June 2012! In addition athletes will also have the opportunity to compete at the annual Mencap National Championships.
Newtownabbey Racers is also affiliated to AthleticsNI and this pathway will provide athletes with a physical disability the opportunity to take part in paralympic and mainstream events and competitions.
The club currently has ten qualified coaches and a great team of coaching assistants to work with athletes of all abilities. If you would like for information on joining the club then please do not hesitate to come visit us on club nights or contact us at [email protected]