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Hundreds take part in Disability Games 2015

Hundreds of disabled athletes headed for Scunthorpe today to take part in the Disability Games. For some it was an opportunity to test themselves against others with an eye on Paralympic glory. For most though it was just a chance to get involved. Martin Fisher reports.

Hundreds compete in disability games

The Rotary District Disability Games are being held today in Scunthorpe with over 450 competitors taking part.

Competitors have travelled from across Yorkshire and Lincolnshire to take part. Events include Boccia, wheelchair races, table tennis, shooting and swimming. The Rotary Disability Games is organised by Rotary District 1270 club to give adults with a disability the opportunity to take part in competitive sporting activities.

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