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London Goalball Club Launch

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Tuesday 3rd May saw the first Central London goalball session take part at the new Castle Leisure Centre in Southwark. There was plenty of new faces at the session with many who have never tried goalball before. The session was led by Goalball UK staff Faye Dale, Becky Ashworth and Chris Davies along with current [...]

RNC Hereford Host Midlands Regional Tournament

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Twenty-one goalballers from clubs throughout Midlands came together at RNC Hereford on Saturday 23rd April. There was 2 level of competition, Novice and Intermediate, and it was a great opportunity for players to compete in a relax environment. Teams represented on the day were Beacon Bullets (Wolverhampton), New College Worcester and RNC Hereford. Top goalscorers [...]

This Girl Can – Competition Day

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On Saturday 9th April 2016 Goalball UK ran our first 'This Girl Can - Competition Day'. The aim of the day was to play Goalball in a fun, relaxed and friendly environment, whilst learning from each other and developing everyones skills and knowledge. The day proved to be a huge success with players of different [...]

New Club Launching in London

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Goalball UK in partnership with Metro Blind Sport are launching a new club in Central London and are holding a free ‘have a go’ session for anyone to attend – young or old, male or female, new or experienced. It is a great fun game and very sociable. Sessions will be running every other Tuesday [...]

Goalball UK GB Cup Comes To Sheffield

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This weekend (12th and 13th March) sees the Goalball UK GB Cup head to Sheffield. This is the highest level of goalball competition in the country and promises to be a great weekend of goalball with our current GB players and a club team from Denmark all battling it out to be crown GB Cup [...]

This Girl Can – Competition Day 2016

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Calling all clubs, Following our successful ‘This Girl Can’ club events we would like to invite your female players to our ‘This Girl Can – Competition Day’. This day will be a fantastic opportunity to play Goalball with players from different clubs. The aim of the day is to develop your Goalball skills in a [...]

National Youth Talent Camp 2016

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Funded by Sport England, Goalball UK hosted our annual Youth Talent Camp in February half term (16th – 19th) at RNC Hereford (Royal National College for the Blind). 18 talented youngsters travelled across the country, aged between 11-19years old. During the week they showed us how incredible they really are both on and off court. This camp is a [...]

Great Britain at Pajulahti Games 2016 (Finland)

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Great Britain Men’s Goalball Squad ventured an hour and a half north of Helsinki in Finland to compete at the Pajulahti Games. Although incredibly cold this didn’t stop GB turning up the heat against five of the top teams in the World Sweden, Germany, Finland, Turkey and Lithuania. Up against tough opposition this has noticeably [...]

New year…… New sport!

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It's a new year... So why not try a new sport? Goalball is an exciting Paralympic, indoor, 3-aside team sport, of attack and defend - with a unique twist! It is played by blind and partially sighted players and the object of the sport is to roll a ball with bells in into your opponent’s [...]

Goalball UK Office Christmas Opening Hours

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Please note that the Goalball UK Office will be closed for the festive period from Friday 18th December 2015 to Sunday 3rd January 2016 inclusive. We will respond to any emails as soon as possible upon our return to the Office. We hope that you have a Happy Christmas!