Sky Sports – Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow back new Super1s disability programme

Last Updated: 07/06/18 3:30pm

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England’s Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow support a new disability cricket programme launched by the Lord’s Taverners

England’s Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow support a new disability cricket programme launched by the Lord’s Taverners

England’s Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow have backed Super 1s, a new disability cricket programme launched by the Lord’s Taverners.

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  • Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow back new Super1s disability programme Last Updated: 07/06/18 3:30pm 1:48 England’s Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow support a new disability cricket programme launched by the Lord’s Taverners England’s Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow support a new disability cricket programme launched by the Lord’s Taverners England’s Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow have backed Super 1s, a new disability cricket programme launched by the Lord’s Taverners.
  • The Lord’s Taverners is the UK’s leading youth cricket and disability sports charity, dedicated to giving disadvantaged and disabled young people a sporting chance.
  • Super 1s gives young people with disabilities aged 12-25 the chance to play cricket regularly.
  • But the Super 1s programme has created a new pathway for disabled young people to play the game.
  • Lord’s Taverners Disability Project Manager and England visually impaired cricketer, Mark Bond, had this to say on the new Super 1s programme: “Super 1s will not only get more young people with a disability playing cricket, but in doing so will provide them with crucial skills that will empower them to live independent and fulfilling lives.


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