Wheelchair Racing Workshop

Sammi Kinghorn

scottishathletics and Scottish Disability Sport are hosting a basic racing chair maintenance workshop led by Bromakin Wheelchairs and open wheelchair racing training session led by Jenni Banks, Senior Institute Wheelchair Racing Coach, British Athletics and Ian Mirfin, Scottish Athletics Paralympic Lead at Grangemouth Stadium on 11th February 2017.

Bromakin will hold a half day session looking at basic maintenance and athletes, parents, coaches and other interested parties are welcome to attend. If any athlete wishes to be measured for a race chair or anyone has any maintenance issues or requires to purchase spare parts, please email rob@bromakin.co.uk in advance of the workshop.

Following the workshop will be an open training session for athletes that coaches are welcome to participate in.
The day will run in parallel with the SA/SDS squad session scheduled for that day and timings are 11am-4pm. There is no charge for attending on the day and please bring a packed lunch with you.

If you are interested in attending please contact Ian Mirfin on ian.mirfin@scottishathletics.org.uk.