GET KIDS GOING
–Supporting disabled children
Kids Going! A National Charity, which gives disabled children and
young people – up to the age of 26 years – the wonderful
opportunity of participating in sport. The aim is to provide
specially built sports’ wheelchairs so they can do marathons,
triathlons, tennis, athletics, mountain skiing, rugby, basketball
etc. The charity also helps with the encouragement and support of
their sport and assists with training physiotherapy and travel With
help many could become future Paralympics Champions!
Kids Going! Also provides personalised manual wheelchairs and trikes
for children to use every day: at home, at school and to enable them
to play with their friends.
seven members of the team are all from the local area and the main aim
is to raise money that would benefit the disabled locally. It would be
ideal to support to local disabled people at grass roots level and
give the opportunity to participate in a sport of their choice.
fund will also help Shelly Woods a British International Wheelchair
Athlete from east Lancashire on her route to the Beijing Paralympics in 2008.