Useful Sport Links

The Northamptonshire Trampoline Gymnastics Academy (NTGA) Ability Zone is for children, young people and adults with special needs, learning difficulties and disabilities – including 1 to 1 sessions and after-school classes.


Aspirations Wellbeing run a number of clubs and activities – from  The Pemberton Centre, Rushden – for people living with a disability.


Northampton Town Football Club runs Football Coaching for players with Down’s syndrome.


DISC (Disability Inclusive Sports Club) are a voluntary group, based in Towcester, which is run by parents and carers of people with disabilities. DISC welcomes all children and adults with special needs and their families.

The Special Needs Index (SNIX) is an electronic database of information for young people aged from birth to twenty five years who have a learning and / or physical disability or sensory impairment and who live in the county of Northamptonshire.

The National Autistic Society offers Saturday and school holiday clubs for children and young people aged 10 – 17.

With the support of Northamptonshire Football Association and Friars Academy, the Grammarians football club has established a multi-disability and autism friendly team, for children aged 8 to 16.


St Brendan’s RC Primary School in Corby, runs a Goalball club, after school on Tuesdays. It is led by Paralympian, Niall Graham.

WheelPower – British Wheelchair Sport runs a number of events and for disabled children including Time to Shine, Primary Sports Camps, Junior Sports Camps.


More Useful Contacts

Northamptonshire Sport is a partnership of local and national organisations working together to provide opportunities for people to participate in sport, physical activity and recreation in Northamptonshire.


Northampton Town Multi-disabled Club

Russell Lewis                                                    07887 878182      

Wellingborough Old Grammarians

Claire Bland                                                                                

Rushden All Stars

Simon Barrett                                                    07841 927094      

S&L (Corby)

Mark Frost                                                        07545 059991      

Kettering Town F.C.

Sue Kent                                                           07724 071274      


Northants Powerchair Football Club (Moulton College)

Kim Mander                                                      07976 875388      


Northampton Swimming Club

Jacquie Marshall                                               07891 957609      


Rushden Disability Swimming Club                    01933 410505

Flipper Club (Wellingborough)

Laura Banks                                                      01933 221622


Daventry Dolphins

Lesley Sharpe                                                   01327 876873      


Brackley Dippers                                               01280 704906

Flipper Club (Weandel Leisure Centre)   01536 790587

Wheelchair Basketball:

Northampton Wheelchair Basketball Club

Stuart Tite                                                         07789 866899      


Lings Forum Gymnastics Club

Brenda Hughes                                                 01604 645358      


Visually Impaired Cricket Club (The Steelbacks)

Derek Styman                                                   01604 609253      


Climbing / Adventure

Idid Adventure (Northampton)   

Suzi Rees                                                                                   


Cycling & Skateboarding Adrenaline Alley

Mandy Young                                                                           


Inclusive Fitness Initiative (IFI) Gym:

Danes Camp Leisure Centre (Northampton)         01604 837200

Waendell Leisure Centre (Wellingborough)          01933 221622

Pemberton Centre (Rushden)                             01933 350324

Towcester Leisure Centre                                   01327 322480

Brackley Leisure Centre                                     01280 701787

Lodge Park Sports Centre (Kettering)                 01536 400033


Northampton Rowing Club Club

Mark Holmes                                                                               

Northants Inclusive Rowing Association

Steve Rustage                                                    



Goalball Northants Goalball Club

Alex Lohman                                                     01604 719193      



Brampton Heath Golf Centre

Kieran Thomas                                                                            

Overstone Park Golf Club

Brian Mudge                                                     07989 715401      

Golf Rushden Golf Club

Adrian Clifford                                                                            

Golf Silverstone Golf Club

Rodney Holt                                                                                


Table Tennis:

Westfield Table Tennis Club

Greg Yarnall                                                                                



Northampton Disability Tennis Network

Maddee Blair                                                     07977 753614      



Wellingborough Open Archery Club

Eric Jackson                                                                               



Friars JM’s

Kelly Washington                                                                        


Horse Riding:

Riding for the Disabled (Wilby)

Diana De Clermont                                            01604 647153


Wymington Riding for the Disabled

Chris McGarity                                                  01832 732119


Cottesbrooke Riding for the Disabled

Anne Jolley                                                       01788 822255


Hillcrest Riding for the Disabled

Mrs C. Grant                                                     01788 891076


Horse Riding for the Disabled (Moulton College)

Diana de Clermont                                             01604 647153      


Horse Riding for the Disabled Silverstone Group

Bruce Smith                                                      01295 768949      


Horse Riding for the Disabled Grafton Manor Group

Mrs. J. Kitchin                                                   01327 351164



IIse Valley Bowls Club

Steve Edwards                                                  01536 534170      


Desborough Indoor Bowls Club                                                   


Kettering Town Harriers Athletics Club                                          


Corby Athletics Club

Sue Rey                                                            07833 675937      


Daventry Athletics Club

Barry Fenn                                                        01327 879651




Roy Child                                                                                    


Touche Fencing Club

Jaques Portal                                                    07885944467       




Rowan Gate Primary School is not responsible for the accuracy of information provided by clubs and accepts no liability relating to any information contained on the websites. It is recommended that you contact a club directly in order to establish specific opportunities available.