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Coast to Coast – Meet the Cyclists: Week 10

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In 6 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 […]

North Yorkshire School Games

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On Monday, 3 schools from across North Yorkshire came together to take part in the Goalball competition of the North Yorkshire School Games.

The players were aged between 14 – 16 and included Antonia Bunyan, who in April represented Great Britain at an International competition in Poland!

The competition took a round robin format, with each school competing […]

Novice League Round-Up

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Last Saturday saw Novice teams from across the country take part in the final Novice Tournament of the season, with the Region A tournament being held in Manchester and the Region B tournament in Gillingham.

The tournaments were both hugely successful, with 2 teams taking part in their first Goalball UK tournaments; Greater Manchester (Region A) […]

Coast to Coast – Meet the Cyclists: Week 9

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In 7 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 […]

Elite Tournament Round-Up

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Last weekend, 6 Elite Goalball teams gathered in Birmingham for the final tournament of the 2014/15 Elite League.

As always, the tournament was fiercely competitive, with tense and exciting matches coming one after the other. The stamina of each player was tested following a long and gruelling season, which tested their skill and ability.

The final of the tournament […]

Coast to Coast – Meet the Cyclists: Week 8

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In 8 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.

York Goalball Club enjoy successful ‘Free Taster’ session

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On Saturday 6th June, York Goalball Club opened it’s doors and held a free taster session for local people.

The session was a huge success, with 6 new players taking part in Goalball for the first time alongside current club members.

York coach Deven Bowler said “It was great to see so many new people taking up […]

Coast to Coast – Meet the Cyclists: Week 7

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In 9 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.

Goalball UK Intermediate Finals

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Last weekend 10 Intermediate teams from across the country gathered in Sheffield to battle it out in the Intermediate Finals, for the honour of being crowned the Intermediate Champions 2015.

In a change to the usual format, the 10 teams competed over 2 days in a 10-way Round Robin format, which gave each the opportunity to […]

Coast to Coast Media Launch

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Last Friday saw the official launch of Goalball UK’s Coast to Coast cycle challenge, with a spinning class at the Leeds Kirkstall Road branch of Virgin Active. 10 of the 15 Visually Impaired Goalball players riding Coast to Coast took part in the class, along with Goalball UK’s Becky, Kathryn and CEO Mike Reilly, who will […]