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Malmö Lady Cup 2015

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Over the Easter weekend, the GB Women’s Squad competed in the Malmö Lady Cup 2015, in preparation for the IBSA World Games in May.

The team of Georgie Bullen (Leicester), Sarah Leiter (Cambridge), Andrea Logan (Glasgow), Laura Perry (RNC Hereford) and Anna Tipton (Cambridge) were drawn in a tough group including USA, Japan and Finland. GB […]

Goalball Cup 2015 Competition Summary

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The best Goalball players from around the UK came together in Birmingham last weekend in order to battle it out for the prestigious Goalball Cup.

It was a fantastic weekend, with the high quality of Goalball showcasing the excellent work being down by players, coaches and clubs across the country.

The final was played out between Leicester […]

Goalball UK Coast to Coast Tandem Bike Ride

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Fancy a challenge?

Goalball UK have organised a coast to coast tandem bike ride in August. The ride will start in Morecambe on Monday 3rd August and finish in Bridlington on Thursday 6th August.

For more information Click Here

Goalball Cup 2015

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Elite level Goalballers from around the country will be battling it out in Birmingham for the prestigious Goalball Cup at the end of this month.

Playing for their clubs will be our Gold medal winning GB Men, fresh from their Euro C Championships victory, as well as our GB Women who will be heading to Korea […]

Let’s Play events

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Goalball UK is excited to be a part of Let’s Play, a programme of 12 events offering people with a disability the opportunity to try a range of sports in a welcoming environment.

 

Alongside Goalball UK, 5 other NGBs will be attendance; British Wheelchair Basketball, GB Wheelchair Rugby, Boccia England, Powerchair Football and the Tennis Foundation. […]

Let’s Play

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Goalball UK is excited to be involved with the new Sport England funded programme Let’s Play.

Let’s Play is an exciting new programme funded by Sport England. It sees Boccia England, British Wheelchair Basketball, GB Wheelchair Rugby, Goalball UK, Wheelchair Football Association and the Tennis Foundation working in partnership for the first time ever, offering you […]

This Girl Can

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Sport England are currently running a national campaign called This Girl Can. The aim is to encourage more females to participate in sport. Click Here for more information.

Goalball UK is supporting the campaign and, as was demonstrated at the Novice Region A tournament in Lincoln on Saturday 28th February, female participation is growing with more and more […]

39 National Governing Bodies Create a New Voice in Sport

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39 National Governing Body Chief Executives have joined forces to launch the new NGB CEO Forum which will act as an independent voice to help influence and inform national and local policy on sport. The CEO Forum includes mass participation and spectator sports such as football, rugby, cycling and athletics, through to table […]

National Junior Talent Camp 2015

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In February half term (16-19th) Eighteen young goalballers from clubs throughout the country were invited to attend a Talent Camp at RNC Hereford. The residential camp was a great chance for the players to learn new skills on and off the court as well as meet players from different clubs.

Sessions were led by GB coaches […]

GB Men Win Gold in Malmo

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The Great Britain’s Men’s team returned from Malmo not only gaining promotion to the European B league but winning the IBSA Goalball Mens Euro C Championships. The team of Adam Knott (Winchester) David Knott (Winchester) David Butler (Nottingham) Filmon Eyassu (Cambridge) and Dan Roper (RNC Hereford) completed the group stages with 4 wins and 2 […]