Blackburn Central High School are very proud to announce that sportsperson Stuart Robinson will be the guest speaker for our Leavers’ Presentation Evening on Thursday 9th November 2017.
A member of the British Wheelchair Rugby squad who recently returned from the Invictus games with a Silver medal. Stuart will talk about resilience in the face of adversity.
Stuart was serving as an RAF Corporal in Afghanistan when his vehicle was hit by a Improvised Explosive Device. He sustained horrific injuries and had to have both legs amputated, but was lucky to survive and maintain his determination.
Stuart and the GB Wheelchair Rugby team are fundraising to get to Tokyo 2020. Their efforts can be supported here: https://gbwr.org.uk/
You can also donate to Stuart and Team Legless here: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/SomeoneSpecial/Robbo
Stuart can be followed on Twitter here @LeglessRobbo