At 17 Mark was involved in a road traffic accident. His head injuries were life changing; the impact had destroyed his optic nerve leaving mark with no residual sight whatsoever. Mark has agreed to share his story with us.
John’s Gym Story
“I was referred to YMCA Gym in Cambridge by another member nearly 3 years ago. My initial aim was to build my upper body strength. I have cerebral palsy and in a wheel chair but can work around my home. Since joining the gym I have been supported by Cyrus, we have built a relationship and I consider […]
Ryan Strikes Gold At The Special Olympics
Ryan Clarke our lovely volunteer gym instructor has just won 2 gold medals at the Special Olympics in Sheffield. Ryan competes in swimming and this year he won 100 metres Individual medley and the relay with his team mates. Big congratulations and well done to him
“Although I’ve only spent a handful of hours at YMCA Cambridge so far, it’s clear that the role it plays in the community is staggeringly important.