Profile Classification

Profile 14

Profile 14

Able to walk, but one side of the body is of little use; usually can only balance unaided on the good leg.

Profile Group: G3 & G4

Please note: Players classified under Profile 14 without orthosis / appliances will be assigned to participate in Group 3. Alternatively players with orthosis / appliances will be assigned to Group 4.

Functional Description: Able to walk.

Medical Description: Two unilateral limbs affected

  • Limited movement or control of one side of the body.
  • Can only balance unaided on unaffected leg.
  • May be problems of perception and communication.
  • Some assistance may be required for activities of daily living (ADL).
Upper Limbs Trunk Lower Limbs
Moderate to severe weakness, spasticity, athetosis or deformity in one limb May or may not be affected Moderate to severe weakness, spasticity, athetosis or deformity of one limb on the same side of the body
Medical diagnoses (example):Participation:
Cerebral Palsy (Hemiplegia) Above elbow & above knee amputation.
Inclusion Spectrum – modified, parallel, disability sport, separate.

This toolkit was taken from the Activity Alliance Profiling Toolkit Resource (http://www.activityalliance.org.uk/how-we-help/resources?utf8=%E2%9C%93&filter=Classification#article_count). The toolkit is based on the Activity Alliance Profile System designed by Dr Christine Meaden M.C.S.P., Ph.D. For any further information on the profile system or toolkit please contact Activity Alliance online or call them on 01509 227750.

In agreement with Activity Alliance, WDBS has revised each profile to suit snooker and billiards.

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