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Goalball UK Competition Committee Vacancy

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Want to help shape the future of goalball? We have a vacancy on our Competition Committee and we are looking to appoint a new Club Representative to attend meetings and provide input to help develop goalball in the UK. Please see below the outline of the role and the skills and knowledge required:

Club Rep

The Role

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National League Calendar 2015/6

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To find out the dates and locations of the upcoming tournaments for the next season please click here. We will be updating this calendar in the next coming weeks.

Coast to Coast Thank Yous

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Goalball UK would like to thank the following who all supported our Coast to Coast Tandem Bike Challenge in one way or another:

Tim Reddish – Chair of the British Paralympic Association (BPA)
Rachel Mills at Virgin Active in Leeds
Wheels for Wellbeing in Croydon
Sheffield Royal Society for the Blind (SRSB)
Charlotte’s Tandems
JD Tandems
Times Two Tandems
My Sight Nottinghamshire
Dalesbridge Centre […]

Coast to Coast – Day 4

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Following 3 days and 109 miles, the Coast to Coast team woke bright and early on Thursday to ride the 61 miles from York to the finish line in Bridlington. Even though the 6.30am wake up was a shock to the system for some, everyone was ready to hit the road determined to finish the […]

Coast to Coast – Day 3

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The riders woke up on day 3 to bright sunshine (a big improvement from the day before), which immediately put a spring into everyone’s step. Today the riders would take on the 47 miles from Pateley Bridge to York, travelling via Ripon and Boroughbridge.

Before the day started, we interviewed tandem pilot Rachel McHale on how she […]

Coast to Coast – Day 2

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Following a much needed nights sleep, the riders woke up motivated and ready to tackle the 34 miles from Austwick to that nights stop over at Pateley Bridge. Even the rain and wet conditions couldn’t dampen the mood in the group.

Before getting back on her bike, Kali Holder took part in a live interview on […]

Coast to Coast – Day 1

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After months of build up and many miles out on the roads of Britain putting in practice, yesterday saw the start of Goalball UK’s Tandem Bike Challenge. 15 Visually Impaired Goalball players, 15 sighted pilots, 2 solo cyclists, 2 support vans, 2 support cars and 1 guide dog descended on Morecambe for the start of […]

Coast to Coast Schedule

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On Monday, 15 tandems will be setting off from Morecambe in Lancashire to cycle the 170 Coast to Coast miles to Bridlington in East Yorkshire, to raise money for Goalball UK. They will be following the ‘Way of the Roses’ (http://wayoftheroses.info/)

The schedule for the Coast to Coast challenge is below:

Monday 3rd August

Morecambe to Austwick via Lancaster and […]

Coast to Coast – Meet the Cyclists: Week 15

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In just 1 week, 15 tandems will be setting off from Morecambe in Lancashire to cycle the 170 Coast to Coast miles to Bridlington in East Yorkshire, to raise money for Goalball UK.

This week we are introducing you to the final 3 participants:To sponsor the Goalball UK team, please Click Here to visit our Just Giving […]

Coast to Coast – Meet the Cyclists: Week 14

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In 2 weeks, 15 tandems will be setting off from Morecambe in Lancashire to cycle the 170 Coast to Coast miles to Bridlington in East Yorkshire, to raise money for Goalball UK.

Each week we are introducing you to 2 of the participants:To sponsor the Goalball UK team, please Click Here to visit our Just Giving page.