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BADER BRAVES! Only one Young Aviators Day remaining for 2014. New Programme will follow for 2015.

New developments for TEAM BADER CYCLING to be announced soon!

Team Bader Amputees up and pedalling! Margaret Biggs completes 100-mile Time Trial.

Websites under new management!


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BADER BRAVES ONLINE FORMS  Please scroll down the page until you reach the required form:  1) Registration & authorisation Form for Bader Braves Young Aviators Days 2) Bader Braves Young Aviators Days Participants Feedback Form  1) REGISTRATION & AUTHORISATION FORM for BADER BRAVES YOUNG AVIATORS DAYS (Space on these popular days is limited. To secure […]

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Invictus Games Showcases Sporting Prowess of People with Disabilities – Article by Emma Benton

Invictus Games

  By Emma Benton   Invictus Games showcases sporting prowess of people with disabilities The recent Invictus Games in London shone an international spotlight on the sporting triumphs of injured service men and women from around the world.  This global sporting event offered the public a unique insight into the grit and determination of armed forces officers […]

Margaret Biggs going from strength to strength in Cycling Time Trials

Margaret Biggs from Southport, who lost a leg in a car accident in 1973, is taking part in a 100-mile time trial this weekend. Photo by Graham Moreton of Tarleton Photography

Inspirational DBF Ambassador, below-knee amputee Margaret “Maggz” Biggs, is back in the saddle with a vengeance and going from strength to strength in her time trials having recently completed 100 miles in less than 5 hours – an incredible achievement. This was reported in the Southport Visitor and you can read the full article below. […]

LimbPower’s Primary & Junior Games Returns to Stoke Mandeville 4th & 5th October 2014


(Click on the Logo to visit the LimbPower Website)   LimbPower are proud to be holding the fantastic Primary & Junior Games event once again at Stoke Mandeville Stadium, birthplace of the Paralympics. The weekend will introduce young amputees and the young ambulant disabled to a range of sporting activities in a safe, friendly and […]

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