Ukraine’s Olena Chynka has been voted the Allianz Athlete of the Month for November after dazzling at the 2018 World Para Dance Sport European Championships. Chynka danced to five European titles over three days in Lomianki, Poland, becoming the competition’s most decorated dancer. The Ukrainian won both her singles standard and freestyle class 2 […]

Sport England’s Active Lives Children and Young People Survey  shows that around 3 million children lead active lives, however of that group, only 1.2 million  are meeting the guidelines of more than 60 minutes of activity a day, every day of the week. In 2018, it is no longer acceptable for the number of active […]

To mark the United Nations (UN) International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights are a launching a campaign which highlights the impact the Paralympic Games have on transforming society.   Focusing on several editions of the Paralympics, the “Transforming Lives […]

Lomianki 2018: Belarusian beauty on final day

If there is one couple who sets the standard it is Belarus’ freshly crowned continental champions Hanna Harchakova and Roman Usmanov. Together they produced a golden performance on Sunday (11 November) at the 2018 World Para Dance Sport European Championships in Lomianki, Poland. The final day of Lomianki 2018 had a graceful conclusion from the […]

Images Credit- Strictly Wheels The European Para Dance championships took place beginning the 9th of November in Lomianki, just 18KM on the northern side of Warsaw, the capital of Poland. The championships ran over three days from the 9th – 11th of November 2018, which has been attributed to the significant growth and popularity of […]

  Para Dance UK are delighted to announce that we will be sending a GB Team to compete at the World Para Dance Sport European Championships in Lomianki, Poland.  The team will be made up of two Athletes Paula Moulton and Gary Lyness who rank 8th in the Official European Rankings in 2018. The couple […]

Hertfordshire Inclusive Dance Training Funding

In Hertfordshire we are currently offering funded schemes for you to be trained as an inclusive dance instructor for just £100. If you work in the care industry or have a background in care OR you work for special needs schools, why not add dance to your roster and run classes self-sufficiently for your users. […]

This year, Para Dance have started a corporate charity partnership with leading case management and expert witness firm Bush & Company and are delighted to be working together on the forthcoming Para Dance National Championship. Bush & Company work with people across the UK following life changing injuries including Spinal Cord Injury (SCI), Acquired Brain […]

The Activity Trap: Benefits or being fit?

New research shows almost half of disabled people fear losing benefits if they take part in exercise Almost half of disabled people (47%) fear losing their benefits if they are seen to be physically active, according to new research published by Activity Alliance. The research is particularly important as disabled people count for one in […]