We offer disabled sport programs for children and adults of various intellectual abilities who want to participate in a variety of sport.
At RecWest Braybrook, we're determined to make sport accessible for everyone. We are an inclusive centre that welcomes everyone with a passion for sports and keeping active.
Our programs are developed in line with key resources such as the Special Olympics Australia modelling and resources, to ensure a safe and appropriate session for all ages and abilities.
Benefits of participating in sports
- Learn to jump, land and fall safely
- Build your self-esteem and prepare your body and mind for life’s challenges
- Develop fundamental movement patterns
- Enhance your flexibility
- Improve your balance
- Increase your aerobic and anaerobic endurance
- Gain unique long-term bone forming and strengthening advantages.
Disabled sports programs
Melbourne West Special Olympics
This program is designed for people with intellectual disabilities and is partnership with Melbourne West Special Olympics. The program gives participants the opportunity to build friendships and develop in physical fitness, strength, balance, flexibility, coordination as well as confidence.
Participants will learn basketball skills, drills and participate in game plays. They can then choose to be involved to compete at various Special Olympics competitions throughout the year.
|Age||Class duration||Class time||Date||Price|
|15+ years||60 minutes||6:30pm to 7:15pm||Every Thursday||$10.00 per session|
This program is designed for people living with intellectual disabilities to develop basketball skills in a fun, supportive, safe and inclusive environment. These sessions are a great way to develop confidence, strength, skills and make new friends.
Sessions are coordinated by coaches trained to work with people with disabilities, ensuring a safe and fun environment for all.
The aim of this program is to grow into a competition in the latter half of 2022. If you are interested in competition, please reach out to us through the form on this page.
|Nine to 15 years||5:15pm to 5:45pm||Every Thursday during school terms||$10.00 per session, $80.00 per term|
|13 to 15+ years||5:45pm to 6:30pm||Every Thursday during school terms||$10.00 per session, $80.00 per term
|18+ years||6:30pm to 7:15pm||Every Thursday during school terms||$10.00 per session, $80.00 per term
Interested in joining our sports program? Get in touch with our team by completing the enquiry form on this page.