Between 3rd and 8th of October the Great Britain Women’s Goalball squad took part in the 2016 IBSA European B Champions in Portugal.
They progressed undefeated to the Final with 60 goals scored and only 8 conceded during where they beat Germany 4-1 to be crowned European B Champions. During the tournament they had 7 games and 7 wins with 5 of them came in the form of a ‘mercy stoppage’. This when a game is stopped early due a team being ahead by 10 goals.
It was a historic tournament for the Great British Women which saw them promoted to the highest level of Elite Goalball leaving them one step closer to the 2020 Paralympics.