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New sight-loss partnership

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Leading sight loss charity British Blind Sport has partnered with Swim England, the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) and UK Coaching, to create a bespoke online training package to give coaches at all levels more confidence at helping those with sight loss to pursue the sports as a hobby or career.

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New courses have been launched to help swimming and tennis coaches play their role in boosting the number of blind and partially sighted people participating in the sports

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  • Amanda

    Amanda Benzecry graduated from Cambridge University with a degree in Classics and, after abandoning plans to become a professional actress, her first career was in advertising. She worked for a number of leading international agencies. After an employment hiatus in order to bring up her two sons, Amanda returned to the workplace – as an Estate Agent. She has continued to act on an amateur basis with local drama groups and has performed across a variety of different theatrical genres, as well as in film and on radio. Amanda lives in southwest London and owns two Romanian rescue dogs, four cats and a variety of fish. She very much enjoys writing and reading - out loud!

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