2004 Rainbird Relays Newtown Park 6 Nov (This set was removed on 19 Jul 05)
The Rainbird Relays incorporates events for children of all ages and adults. Several galleries in the collection contain images of disabled kids participating in impromptu relay events alongside their abled bodied peers. The Athletics Wellington "Getting Started Athletics Programme for children with special needs, has been facilitated by the Sport Opportunity Advisor at SportWellington Region. The objective of the Programme is to give people with a disability the same opportunities to participate, enjoy and achieve in their choice of sport or leisure activity. SportWellington works with schools and communities to ensure that people with disabilities are given a chance to engage in sport and active leisure, and to develop public awareness of physical activity as a core life skill.
For further information please contact Marguerite Christophers. Sports Opportunity Advisor, - firstname.lastname@example.org or (04) 3890-234