Parents' grass-roots involvement in sport

Last updated: 07 Oct 2019 Topics: Deaf and disabled children Parents in sport

In this podcast, we hear from two dedicated sports parents who discuss the very different roles they play in their preschool and disabled children's sports.

We also look at the range of benefits parents' involvement has to the sport, children's experiences and parents themselves, with insight from our parents in sport expert, Dr Camilla Knight.

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Dr Camilla Knight – Sports Scientist at Swansea University
Mel Addams – CPSU Safeguarding Information Officer
Helen and Ali – mums of smaller children (ages 2 to 7) in sport

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