South West Athletics Academy

Overview

We offer athletics coaching and a range of activities are available for disabled individuals and groups. We have experience of working at many events and have worked with children and adults to have a go at developing skills and co-ordination, through to performance athletes working towards Paralympic events. We have a number of groups at Exeter on Monday nights between 7–8pm at Exeter Arena and a Wednesday from 5-6pm, Our inclusive groups are an open session with any age and any ability athlete welcome (no previous experience is necessary). All of our activities are fully inclusive – anyone of any ability. You can just turn up and pay on the door. We also run specific disability days and events - just contact us if you are interested.
  • Creadble provider: NO
  • Creadble access: NO
  • Creadble employer: NO

Access Card Notes

We are inclusive, fun - take any ability or experience 0 you can come and take part, help us to coach or organise events and coaching sessions and its a great atmosphere.

Contact details

South West Athletics Academy Summer Lane, Exeter, Exeter, Devon, South West, EX4 8NT
Phone: 07745 616852

Standing and Queueing

Standing
Exeter Arena is fully accessible and has plenty of disabled parking bays. We also visit centres and venues so adapt to each venue as required.

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
We have full wheelchair access at Exeter Arena (you just can't go up into the stand area but there is plenty of viewing all round the track.)

Access To Toilets

Access To Toilets
We have disabled toilets and they are easy to access at any time during sessions.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
We are fine with assistance dogs and there is plenty of grass areas and dog bowls and bed area can be provided at all sessions we run if required.

Essential Companions

Essential Companions
Yes all enablers / carers access the events activities for free.

Accessing Visual Information

Accessing Visual Information
Our website is adapted and has 'real accessibility' built into it for text size and we can supply large front if requested

Accessing Audible Information

Accessing Audible Information
We have a few hearing impaired athlete and we have a way to use visual signs for activities and usually enablers come with them as well.