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Trampoling Saturday 23rd November

posted 7 Oct 2019, 05:32 by Bernard Purdy   [ updated 9 Oct 2019, 10:29 ]

The provisional date for thr next RSDA trampolining session is Saturday 23rd November
Both trampolines will be used from 10.30am to 11.30am
This time has been chosen to make easier for those who want to have a swim first.
Participants are advised to wear either tracksuit bottoms or shorts rather than jeans and to remove shoes to avoid damage to the trampolines. They should wear socks to prevent injury to feet.
Also they should avoid jewellery and have any long hair tied back to prevent injury.


For insurance purposes we now keep a register of those taking part. Please ensure that your name is on the register before starting.
The dates currently agreed for our trampoline sessions are:
23rd November     2019
14th December     2019
11th January         2020

No Archery 17th & 31st October

posted 3 Oct 2019, 10:31 by Bernard Purdy

There will be NO archery or crossbow at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Centre on Thursday 17th or Thursday 31st October. 
The session will run as normal on Thursday 24th October and will be resumed on Thursday 7th November

No swimming for RSDA on Saturday 19th October

posted 20 Aug 2019, 03:15 by Bernard Purdy


There will be no swimming for members of Rugby Sport for the Disabled Association (RSDA) at The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Centre on Saturday 19th October because of a swimming gala on that day.
Our activities in the sports hall will not be affected.

The Clem Griffiths Championship

posted 14 May 2019, 04:33 by Bernard Purdy

Following the the reintroduction of The Club Championship this year we have now decided to bring back the Clem Griffiths Championship.
This championship originally started in 2011 in memory of Clem Griffiths, who was our chairman for a period of 16 years until his tragic death in 2010.
The idea of the championship is to encourage newer members to try different sports and have a go at competitions. It is only open to members who have joined in the last 5 years. 
The rules are attached.

RSDA tops World Crossbow Rankings

posted 29 Apr 2019, 04:13 by Bernard Purdy

Three members of Rugby Sport for the Disabled Association (RSDA) are in top places in the 
As of the end of December 2018:

Iris Bingham

 is ranked 1st in the Target Bow Indoor and Target Bow Outdoor rankings and 4th in the Sport Bow Indoor rankings.

Graeme Mooney 

is ranked 1st in Sport Bow Indoor rankings and 2nd in the Sport Bow Outdoor rankings. 

Kevin Rumble

is ranked 2nd in the Sport Bow Indoor rankings. 

In the 2018 World Indoor Championships Iris won 2 Gold medals on her own and 1 as part of a team with Graeme and Kevin.
Graeme won 1 Gold on his own and 1 as part of the team.
Kevin won a Silver on his own and a Gold as part of the team. 
Iris set 2 World Records on her own and 2 as part of a team with Graeme.

Price increase at The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Centre

posted 30 Mar 2019, 09:15 by Bernard Purdy   [ updated 13 Apr 2019, 09:11 ]

As of the beginning of April, the admission fee to The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Centre for members  of Rugby Sport for the Disabled Association (RSDA) is  a still very reasonable £2.50

The Passing of KMLC

posted 9 Aug 2013, 11:44 by Bernard Purdy   [ updated 2 Oct 2017, 00:36 ]

The Ken Marriott Leisure Centre finally seems to have gone for good.

Now you see it

Taken on 8th August 2013

Now you don't

Taken on 10th August 2013

Apparently it came down on the afternoon of 9th August 2013

Meanwhile, the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Centre is nearly there



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