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1

Define 'Adapted Sports' and give an example

- Where the heights of goals are the same but the rules are adapted
- Example: In wheelchair basketball, the hoop heights are the same but some of the rules are adapted

2

Define the term 'Adapted Equipment' and give an example

- Where equipment is adapted so that it is audible for the event and can be used
- In blind football, the footballs used have ball-bearings within small components within the ball, so that it is audible and its movements can be tracked

3

What is disability classification?

- Numbers and letters which identify the particular disability to make competition fair,
- This is used in athletics

4

What are the legal requirements for facilities to cater for disabled participants? (A)

- Access: Doors and doorways have to be wide enough to allow wheelchair access and ramps must be provided

5

What are the legal requirements for facilities to cater for disabled participants? (P)

- Parking: Disabled bays must be marked and made available

6

What are the legal requirements for facilities to cater for disabled participants? (PRO)

- Provision: Lifts must allow access to upper floors
- Disabled toilets must be provided
- There should be specific activities
- Clubs or classes that are particulary suited to the disabled