Funding awarded to create a coordinated programme that raises the awareness of disability and increases inclusion in martial arts.
Ikkaido Ireland in conjunction with our partners UNESCO and Irish Martial Arts Commission have been awarded two years of. We will develop and trial a one-day workshop, Inclusivize! – Martial Arts and Disability Awareness workshop. We will design and structure the Inclusivize! workshop with an embedded multiplier effect to train up to 240 coaches and engage up to 6000 disabled people in Ireland. The workshop will aim to signpost people with a disability and young non-disabled people to sessions with an IMAC or Coaching Ireland Qualified Level 2 Martial Arts Coaches.