Healthy Living Day (Stoke Mandeville)

Date: 
21 May 2022 - 10:00am to 3:30pm
Host: 
WheelPower - LimbPower - DSAUK - CP Sport
Location: 
Stoke Mandeville Stadium
Guttmann Road
Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire
HP21 9PP
United Kingdom

Join WheelPower on Saturday 21 May for a relaxing healthy living day at Stoke Mandeville Stadium. 

This event is open to everyone with a physical disability, aged over 16 years and will be a great opportunity to treat yourself, exercise with others and make new friendships. You can come for part or all of the day... and it's completely FREE.

Using our favourite fitness instructors, the day will include a variety of exercise and nutrition classes aimed at supporting disabled people to live a healthier and more active life. 

Date/Time/Location:

  • Saturday 21 May 2022 (Arrival is from 10.00am and activities start at 10.30am. The day will finish at approximately 3.30pm.)
  • Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Buckinghamshire (please note: there is accessible parking, toilets and changing facilities on site.) 

Programme for the day

10:30 - 11:30: TAI CHI - Sitting or standing, build strength, improve balance, increase mobility, and promote a deep sense of relaxation. Find out more: www.discovertaichi.uk

11:30 - 12:00: RELAXING BREAK

12:00 - 12:45: PARACISE™ or SEATED Wobble™ - Ideal for those who cannot stand for the duration of a 45-minute class and would like the option to sit or stand. Wobble™ focuses on exercises that help to improve strength, mobility and confidence.  A fabulous music playlist and engaging formula will ensure you leave with a smile and a feeling of positivity and well being. Find out more: www.wobbleclasses.com

PARACISE™ offers an entry point to the millions of people who would benefit physically and mentally from lower intensity exercise. Ideal for those who find regular fitness classes too demanding, or who haven’t exercised for a long time, or who are coming back from injury. Find out more: www.paracise.com

12:45 - 1:30: LUNCH

13:30 - 14:15: NUTRITION WORKSHOP - Do you want to feel more energised, improve your digestion, boost cardio health and keep your weight in check? Join Nina Boswell-Brown to find out how you can make good choices in your nutrition and hear about some of her top tips for improving your own health through nutrition. 

14:15 - 14:45: RELAXING BREAK

14:45 - 15:30: PT OR SEATED YOGA - Join Nina Boswell-Brown from www.sittingyoga.com as she guides through a 45 min seated yoga session.  Yoga is a safe and effective way to increase strength, flexibility and balance that can lead to improved mental and physical health.

The Healthy Living Day is supported by the Together Fund (Sport England), and delivered in partnership by the National Disability Sports Organisations (WheelPower, Dwarf Sports Association UK, Cerebral Palsy Sport, and LimbPower.)

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