Speaking Out - Joe Clancy on the importance of sport in the development of youngsters with learning disabilities

Joe Clancy is a member of the committee of Aldersbrook Tennis Club in Wanstead.

Joe Clancy is a member of the committee of Aldersbrook Tennis Club in Wanstead.

First published in News East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Photograph of the Author by , Reporter

Joe Clancy is a member of the committee of Aldersbrook Tennis Club in Blake Hall Crescent, Wanstead, and he set up a partnership with Waltham Forest College for a weekly sports club for students with learning disabilities.

He is speaking out about the importance of sport in the development of young people with learning disabilities.

Mr Clancy believes sport gets them to focus on punctuality, attendance, listening to instructions and working as a team.

 

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