Return2Sport

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Discover adaptive sport, recreation and leisure tailored to your abilities with Return2Sport.

Royal Rehab’s Return2Sport program is the go-to service to help you discover community based sport, recreation and leisure opportunities tailored to your abilities.

We understand that competitive sport is not for everybody, which is why our expert Return2Sport team will work with you to discover the perfect recreation activity for your interests and abilities.

For more information or to register for any of our programs please call the Return2Sport team on 02 9808 9353 or Email us to discuss your interests.

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  • Return2Sport Beach Access at Bondi Rock Pool
  • Seb and client at Bondi Beach
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Meet The Team

Seb
SebReturn2Sport Coordinator
Seb’s been with Return2Sport from its development, a self-confessed sports junkie, he’s passionate about supporting people of all abilities to achieve active lifestyles. Seb brings with him extensive experience in adaptive and disability sport and recreation and is the Professional Leader of Recreation Therapy at Royal Rehab.
Adam
AdamRecreational Assistant
Adam is our newest team member joining us at the start of 2016. Adam has a bachelor’s degree in Sport & Exercise Science and finds fulfilment working with people. Adam loves anything sport & recreation especially: fishing; cycling & surfing.
Samantha
SamanthaRecreational Therapist
For the past year, Sam has worked as a Recreational Therapist within the Spinal injury unit and most recently with Return2Sport. Sam has an extensive sporting background and is passionate in supporting clients of all abilities to engage in their choice of recreation and finding no limits to independence in all aspects of life.

Annual Winter Sport Camp

Learn to ski or snowboard with Royal Rehab’s Return2Sport and Disabled Winter sport Australia. The Return2Sport Snow Sport Camp runs each Winter at the Jindabyne Sport and Recreation Centre, 207 Barry Way Jindabyne with skiing at the NSW snowfields.

The four-day snow camp offers a relaxed and friendly environment that commences with a basic outline of events.  Events will then be modified to suit the group and the weather conditions. Days will include a morning and afternoon supported snow activity, one on one instruction from trained snow sport instructors and volunteer guides.

If you are interested in being a part of the Return2Sport Snow Sport Camp please contact Return2Sport on Tel: 9808 9353 or return2sport@royalrehab.com.au.

Return2Sport Winter Snow Camp 2015 Group Photo

Beach & Ocean Access

Gain confidence, independence and learn ways to access the beach and ocean

Learn:

  • Tips from people living with disabilty who regularly access the beach
  • How to enter the ocean safely
  • What is the best equipment to use
  • How to be water safe

Equipment available:

  • Lasher BTX Beach Wheelchair
  • MobiMatting
  • Wetsuits
  • Freewheel
  • WaveJet
  • Fatso Tyres

Finished for the season. We’ll be back with more dates from September 2016.

Cycling

Whether you would like to ride socially with family and friends, or cycle for sport and competition,this program will assist you in cycling as independently as possible. Our specialist staff will provide equipment prescription, competency assessment and skill development. Once you have been assessed, you can access ongoing riding at the HUB and our range of different adaptive cycles including handcycles and recumbent cycles.

Demonstration of Recumbent Cycling

Rock Climbing

Come and experience the exciting challenge of paraclimbling. Have a go and test yourself on the many different climbing walls and boulders under the supervision of experienced teachers. All Abilities welcome.

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Demonstration of Rock Climbing with Return2Sport

Adaptive Yoga

“If you can breathe, you can do Yoga”

Traditional yoga postures are adapted to meet your needs, to ensure you gain the benefits of the pose, in a safe and supported environment. Depending on your level of ability, adapted yoga poses are undertaken standing or seated. If you would like the ability to move through everyday life with more physical efficiency and the opportunity for social connection with others experiencing similar levels of ability, then adapted yoga is for you.

Yoga Class Schedule
Demonstration of Adaptive Yoga with Return2Sport

Golf

FREE Introductory adaptive golf clinics run at Long Reef Golf Club in conjunction with Empower Golf Australia. Try golf, the Paragolfer, and other adaptive equipment.

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Demonstration of Adaptive Golf with Return2Spor

Basketball

Return2Sport hold regular free Come n Try Basketball sessions at Royal Rehab recreation circle: 235 Morrison Rd, Ryde.

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Demonstration of Wheelchair Basketball with Return2Sport

Tennis

Come & Try tennis  at one of our FREE development clinics under the guidance of Tennis Australia accredited coach Kathy Fahim. Clinics are held here at Royal Rehab tennis courts 235 Morrison Road, Ryde. Registration is essential.

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Demonstration of Wheelchair Tennis with Return2Sport

Scuba Diving

Details to come.