Paralympics sports festival coming to Guildford
By mattcollison | Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 10:28
THE first ParalympicsGB Sports Fest is to be held at the Surrey Sports Park in Guildford.
Sports Fest 2012 comes to Guildford in December.
The festival on December 3-4 was announced on Tuesday (October 30) and will provide an opportunity for disabled people to try out different disability sports and explore how they can get involved.
The Sports Fest, which is free to attend, will include "come-and-try sessions" , information stands of the 22 summer and three winter sports in the Paralympic Games, as well as a chance to meet Paralympic athletes.
BPA Chief Executive Tim Hollingsworth said: "The festival is about building on the momentum of the London 2012 Paralympic Games. We know that the performances of our athletes will have inspired many disabled people to take up sport.