Are you competing at county or regional level and struggling with your eyesite? If so you may be eligible to represent GB at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games!
British Para-Swimming have teamed up with UK Sport and the English Institute of Sport to launch their ‘A Vision for Rio’ campaign.
They are looking for strong female and male swimmers aged 12–25 years who have limited vision, which is defined as being unable to see anything below the top letter of an eye chart, with your most effective eye whilst wearing glasses.
Check out the video below to hear from Paralympian James Clegg all about his experience competing in the visually impaired classifications at London 2012 Paralympic Games.
If you reckon you’ve got what it takes click here to find out if you’re eligible and to let the team know you’re interested. Or if you know anyone else who might be eligible, let them know!