We lead the way in insight on disabled people in sport and active recreation. This page contains relevant research, including all studies commissioned, published and released by us or in partnership.
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Found 26 research articles.
A report by Dwarf Sports Association UK providing insight on sport and physical activity participation trends of people with dwarfism.
A report which looks at the views and perceptions of ‘supporters’ of disabled people - friends, family, and professional paid support.
Understanding how to increase participation in sport and physical activity amongst disabled people in the UK
This report outlines 10 principles that sports providers could follow to help make their sport or activity more appealing to disabled people
Sport England's report, Mapping Disability: The Facts, offers an in-depth look at the vast range of people with impairments in England.
Understanding what motivates and appeals to disabled people to take part in sport and physical activity
Report aims to understand sport and physical activity as a therapy choice for young disabled people.
Looks into disabled people's lifestyles, interests and hobbies and tries to determine the extent to which sport and physical activity
Activity Alliance reviewed UK Coaching data to explore experiences of disabled people and the difference to non-disabled participants.
Measuring the impact of the Olympic and Paralympic Games on disabled and non-disabled people
A baseline understanding of the provision for disabled people among UK sports clubs from November 2013.
Based on qualitative research to better understand what prevents disabled people from taking part in sport and physical activity.