Tag: try-athlon

The Sport Parkinson’s Try- Athlon Documentary

This is why we do what we do. Many thanks to the Draw Media for producing this

We Need You

If you attended the Sport Parkinson’s Try-Athlon then please could you complete our short survey to let us know what you thought about it Thanks a million The Sport Parkinsons Team

The Schedule for The Sport Parkinson’s Cup

Its fixture time – scheduling meds? Please arrive by 10:30 am there will be a short intro brief and a warm up with Reach your Peak with Parkinsons! 11:00 Group 1 Match 1Pitch1 Dopamine Deficient Dribblers Parkysaurus FC Group 2 Match 1Pitch 2 PD Warriors Cadwyr Cymru 11:15 Group 1 Match 2Pitch 1 YOPD Shaketar …
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Reaching your Peak at the Try-Athlon

Another set of friendly faces you will see at the Sport Parkinson’s Summer Try-Athlon are those from Reach Your Peak! Chartered Physiotherapists Maria Lewis and Sally Tawhai will be there – warming us up – and helping us put our new ways to play to best benefit ourselves! Check out Claire’s conversation with Maria and…
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Fancy Taking on a Robot?

Ping Pong, Table Tennis, Whiff Waff, Parlour Tennis, Indoor Tennis, Pom-Pom or Pim-Pam? Whatever you would like to call it we have it here at the Try-Athlon courtesy of the PDTTUK You will be able to have a go, even if you’ve never played before – all equipment will be provided for you to try it out…
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Neuroheroes on the Try-Athlon stage!

If you don’t already know about the brilliant Neuroheroes – you are missing out on some of the most fun workouts – certainly that I have ever seen! Fun and workouts not possible surely? Neuroheroes was founded by Laura Douglas and Anna Kharin, and the focus of the company is to provide Neuro-physiotherapist led, small…
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Latest on the Try-Athlon

We are on! Sports Parkinson’s Summer Try-athlon is going ahead as planned. We have been working with Worcester Warriors Sixways Stadium which is compliant to all the government covid regulations There are a few things you need to do before the day: First and foremost book a ticket – this allows us to make sure…
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New Table Tennis Group in Essex Starts This weekend

Fancy a go at Table Tennis or Ping Pong – whatever you want to call it, it provides great exercise and a chance to meet other people with PD socially ! If you feel uncertain about having a go at table tennis check out this inspirational video from Paul Nicholls The inaugural session of PingPongParkinson…
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We are Walking this way in Watford!

Team Sport Parkinson’s sent roving reporter Garen to try out walking football at event open to PD people of all ages and genders organised by Fighting Fit Football, being coached by Stuart Langworthy the England team manager Over 60s Walking Football, and Assistant England over 40s women’s Walking Football. Claire Spoke to Stuart before the…
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The Try-Challenge – Week 2

Tracy and Claire have committed to try something new every week leading up to The Sport Parkinson’s Summer Try-Athlon. In the first week, Tracy flew round her room in rollerblades and Claire’s golf was saved by silliness – catch up with that in full here – Week Two – READ ALL ABOUT IT Hoverboards –…
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