17 - 19 MAY 2019

ARNOLD SPORTS FESTIVAL AFRICA

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SADSF - Established in 1974

Membership criteria

 - Caters for all Deaf athletes, irrespective of extend of hearing loss

 - Internationally, 55 decibels in a better ear needed to qualify

• First Deaflympics participation – Sofia 1993

EQUESTRIAN

Affiliated to:

 - SASCOC

 - Confederation of Africa Deaf Sports (CADS)

 - International Committee of Sports for the Deaf (ICSD)

Structure

 - Provincial Deaf Sport Federations

 - District Deaf Sport Federations

 - Single-coded clubs

 - Constituted Codes with own committees

 - Non-constituted codes with convenors

 - Schools sport

Codes

 - Soccer - constituted

 - Netball - constituted

 - Cricket - constituted

 - Golf - constituted

 - Squash - constituted

 - Athletics – not constituted

 - Volleyball – not constituted

 - Table Tennis – not constituted

 - Cycling – not constituted

 - Basketball – under development

National Competitions

 - National Deaf Development Games

 - National Championships (single-coded)

Funders

 - SRSA annual grant

 - National Lotteries Commission (NLC)

DESIGNED BY: TANYA VAN DER WALT