Monthly Archives: March 2013

A new Football opportunity has been added to Sport Cardiff VSB by Sport Cardiff – FB, starts 12 April 2013

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Running football sessions as part of the 5×60 programme for lower school students. Assisting in the development of Sports Leaders aspiring to become football coaches.

Sessions will take place weekly although the day is to be confirmed.

If interested please contact Fay Benningwood on 07964116838

Placement offered by Sport Cardiff – FB

Contact – Fay

Phone – 07964 116838

Location – Cathays High School, Crown Way, Cardiff

Postcode – CF143XG

Start Date – 12 April 2013

End Date – 19 July 2013

Minimum age – 16

Required Qualification – Football

Duties – Coaching

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A new Running opportunity has been added to Sport Cardiff VSB by Race for Life – Cancer Research UK, starts 22 June 2013

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-Help set up the Start/Finish Area

-Help set up event equipment

-Support with Start/Finish activities and other general event logistics, working collectively with others to ensure the event runs smoothly

-Motivate participants as well as hand out medals, goody bags and water when they finish Keep the flow of participants moving through all areas

-Help set up or clear down the course

-Help marshall the course during the race

-Support the clear down of the area once the event has finished

BE PART OF AN INSPIRING STORY ABOUT SMART, BRAVE PEOPLE WHO CAME TOGETHER AND BEAT CANCER

-This role may involve moving some heavy equipment (although it is not essential for all members of the team to help with heavy lifting)

As every event and every venue is different your manager may ask you to help with other tasks in addition to those listed above, however, these will be discussed with you to ensure that you happy with the tasks involved.

Placement offered by Race for Life – Cancer Research UK

Contact – Carl Neale

Phone – 07766 906 270

Location – Blackweir Fields- Bute Park

Postcode – CF103ER

Start Date – 22 June 2013

End Date – 23 June 2013

Minimum age – 16

Required Qualification – None

Duties – Assisting

A new Other opportunity has been added to Sport Cardiff VSB by Sport Cardiff – Disability Sport, starts 08 April 2013

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Boccia is a Paralympic Sport similar to bowls. Boccia Blasters Club need volunteers to help the coach in supporting participants with playing boccia games and drills.

No previous knowledge of boccia is needed as training can be given during the sport session.

Placement offered by Sport Cardiff – Disability Sport

Contact – Jo Coates-McGrath

Phone – 02920 873935

Location – Fitzalan High School Sports Facility, Lawrenny Avenue, Leckwith, Cardiff

Postcode – CF118XB

Start Date – 08 April 2013

End Date – 29 July 2013

Minimum age – 14

Required Qualification – None

Duties – Assisting

A new Multisports opportunity has been added to Sport Cardiff VSB by Sport Cardiff – Disability Sport, starts 17 May 2013

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Now in its 10th year the Wheelchair Sports Spectacular offers taster sessions for 20 wheelchair sports, including wheelchair rugby, wheelchair basketball, Powerchair football, and many more! We are looking for volunteers to help assist coaches in the running of the sports. Volunteers can help for both days or just one, we are happy for whatever time you can give.

Each volunteer will be designated a sport where they will help involve participants, they will get a t shirt so we can identify them as well as a lunch.

This is a very good chance to gain an insight and experience with disability sport with approx. 500 people attending over the two days.

Placement offered by Sport Cardiff – Disability Sport

Contact – Jo Coates-McGrath

Phone – 02920 873935

Location – National Indoor Athletics Centre, Cardiff Met University (UWIC), Cyncoed Campus

Postcode – CF236XD

Start Date – 17 May 2013

End Date – 18 May 2013

Minimum age – 16

Required Qualification – None

Duties – Assisting