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British Blind Sport National Youth Swimming Gala

British Blind SportBritish Blind Sport is pleased to confirm the 2018 date for the charity’s annual National Visually Impaired (VI) Youth Swimming Gala as Saturday 5th May. Register here!

Hosted by British Blind Sport, this event has been held successfully for over 20 years and is the only VI specific youth swimming competition in the UK, always attracting participants from across the country. Open to all abilities whether you are a beginner or competitive swimmer come and have a go!


Free entry for all blind and partially sighted children aged between 8 to 17 years old.

In addition to the main competition, this year BBS is excited to offer one to one or small group lessons for 5 to 7 years olds delivered by qualified coaches with experience of working with people with visual impairments.

Events - Swimming events for freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, freestyle relay and medley relay 25m, 50m and 100m.

When and where - Venue: Tudor Grange Leisure Centre, Blossomfield Road, Solihull, Birmingham, B91 1NB

Date: Saturday 5th May 2018    -   Time: 2pm to 6pm

Get involved - To find out the latest information about the British Blind Sport Have a Go Days including dates, venues, sports and how to register for events, please visit the BBS Events page linked here.

Contact: Alex Pitts, Participation Officer, Email: Alex@britishblindsport.org.uk, Telephone: 01926 424 247 or 07929 356428

Tags: Disability, Disability Sport

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