Events and competitions

Follow major events and competitions for athletes with a learning disability.


National Athletics Championship

Saturday 27 June 2015
Woodside Stadium, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD25 7HH

Mencap Sport will host the National Athletics Championship and the festival of athletics at the Woodside Stadium in Watford. Track events will range from 100m to 5000m including hurdles. The field events consist of high, long and triple jump as well as hammer, discus, shot put and javelin. If you have not reached a qualifying time you can enter the athletics festival instead of the national championship and still win a medal.

To enter download the entry pack, complete it and send it back to Mencap Sport, 123 Golden Lane, London, EC1Y 0RT. Entries close at 5pm on Friday 5 June 2015.

If you have any questions about the event please email Mencap Sport on sport@mencap.org.uk or call 0207 696 5574.


British Swimming Championship

Saturday 22 to Sunday 23 August 2015
Wales National Pool, Swansea, Wales

Mencap Sport will host the 2015 British Learning Disability Swimming Championship at Wales National Pool in Swansea. People with a learning disability will be able to compete in freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly and individual medley over distances of 25m, 50m, 100m, 200m, 400m or 800m (freestyle only).

To enter download the entry pack, complete it and send it back to Leisa Forrest, Swim Wales, Welsh National Pool, Sketty Lane, Swansea, SA2 8QG. Entries close on Friday 24 July 2015.

Guidelines for using the online entry system TM lite can be downloaded here

If you have any questions about this event please email Mencap Sport on sport@mencap.org.uk or call 0207 696 5574.


What's on in your area?

Find out what's happening near you by visiting your local County Sport Partnership website.

For other events you can download entry forms and information from the Disability Sports Events website.