AFL Victoria has partnered with Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria to develop a pilot program for the Victorian blind/vision impaired community.
Thanks to support from VicHealth we have been able to conduct an 18 month project which has involved the development of rules, equipment, venues and support staff with aim to create an adapted version of our great game.
COME AND TRY DAYS:
Following our 18month testing phase, we’re now conducting AFL Blind Come & Try Days, where people can have a go at the new sport. Please see the details below of the
- WHEN: Saturday October 20
- WHERE: Action Indoor Sports Stadium-Tullamarine ( 2/10-12 Carrick Dr, Tullamarine VIC 3043)
- TIME: 10am – 12noon
- COST: FREE!
- CLICK HERE to register your interest…
In the below videos you will be able to see some of the progress that has been made throughout our three testing days.
More information will be available soon for what’s next once the adapted version has been finalised, if you are after any more information on the project please contact Jackson Taylor at Jackson.firstname.lastname@example.org