National Boccia Championships

National Boccia Championships 24th and 25th October Don't forget the DAAUK's National Boccia Tournament in October. Get your entry forms in as soon as possible. Closing date for entries is 30th September.

DAA Sailing and Canoeing Day

DAA Sailing and Canoeing Day On 19th September the DAA's annual Sailing and Canoeing Day will be held at Rother Valley Country Park. This event is solely recreational and is great fun

DAA Disco Fundraiser

DAA Disco Fundraiser On October 10th starting at 7.30pm there will be a Disco fundraiser for the DAA. The ticket cost will be £12 each and includes a Pie and Pea supper.

5th World Dwarf Games – Belfast 2009

World Dwarf Games - Belfast 2009.   A team of 75 dwarf athletes will soon travel from all corners of the UK to participate in their chosen sport at the 5th World

Eleanor Simmonds M.B.E and Matthew Whorwood become new DAAUK Patrons

  Eleanor Simmonds M.B.E and Matthew Whorwood become new DAAUK Patrons     Our Beijing Stars Eleanor Simmonds and Matthew Whorwood have become patrons of the DAAUK. These amazing swimmers are already

2009 National Open Dwarf Games

Over the May Day weekend the Dwarf Athletic Association UK held it’s National Open Games for the 16th time. This annual weekend provides 11 different sports for Dwarf athletes to compete in

Eleanor Breaks More Records

Eleanor Breaks More Records Eighteen British Records were broken at the Nationwide Junior Swimming Championships. Over 200 disabled swimmers aged 10 to 18 enjoyed an action-pack weekend at Ponds Forge in Sheffield.

Tesco Schools and Clubs Vouchers

TESCO SCHOOLS & CLUBS VOUCHERS. 1 March to 7 June 2009 DAAUK are collecting Tesco Vouchers again this year, and aim to get more than ever before collecting enough to get new

Pictures from the Paralympic Celebration

Pictures from the Paralympic Celebration Evening Steve Scott (Chairman), Gerry Sutcliffe MP for Sport and all the DAA Beijing Paralympians.   April Barrett welcomes the Minister.   DAA Vice Chair and President

DAAUK Celebrate their Paralympians

DAAUK Celebrate their Paralympians Gerry Sutcliffe Minister for Sport celebrates the success of the DAAUK's Dwarf Athletes at the Beijing Paralympics. Gerry Sutcliffe the Minister for Sport and many other VIPs from

Eleanor Simmonds receives her M.B.E

Eleanor Simmonds receives her M.B.E When Eleanor Simmonds collected her MBE, she confirmed her place among a select band of teenage heroes and heroines. As the Queen bent down to present her