To celebrate Black History Month, Southwark Youth Services in partnership with Sporting Recovery CIC are hosting a Celebrating Sporting Success day, 25th October 2017, promoting mental health success within the BME communities. This is a community event where you can enjoy various sporting activities at the Damilola Taylor Centre in Peckham, SE15 6DR. There is a free healthy lunch with relaxing African drumming and a musical surprise!
The activities available include
- Table Tennis
- Indoor Short Tennis
- Hula Hoop to music
- Dancing to music
- Team Handball Match
- Healthy Walking Session
- Non-contact boxing
- Two different Yoga sessions
- Tai Chi Session
- ‘Killer’ Basketball Tournament
- African Nations Mini Football Tournament
As part of the awareness day, we will have various celebrities attending who will talk about how their sporting activity has improved their mental health. You can win a ticket to enter the ‘Big Half Marathon’ and support your community. There will be healthy food available, including lunch, from our cafeteria.