Below you will find podcasts, stories and interviews from Goalball UK staff, goalball clubs and members of the #GoalballFamily.
Goalball in the media
- Cambridge para-athlete doctor to represent Great Britain at Goalball World Championships (Source: Cambridge Independent)
- Paralympian says: “Sport changed my life” as she opens Commonwealth Games exhibition with Commons Speaker (Source: UK Parliament)
South Wales Goalball Club
Kathryn introduces us to Goalball
Kathryn joins us for Open Day 2021 to let the nystagmus community know all about Goalball. Meanwhile, you can find out more about Kathryn and her sport in the guest blog post below.
Goalball UK Youth Forum members – Jacob Hare and Terrelle Iziren
Adventures with Aggie
PSS iTalk – Audio Feature – The Sport of Goalball
Spotlight On… Goalball
It’s a Paralympic summer, but don’t just watch the sports, try them!
Parasport’s Spotlight On… series offers a quick glimpse into the world of a Paralympic sport – the thoughts, feelings, emotions and behind the scenes details that may be hidden to the outside world.
In the next part of the series, we spoke to Kelsey Trevett, who used to make long journeys from Watford to Winchester to begin a goalball journey which went on to lead him to the Royal National College Goalball team.
Scope – “I wish I’d started playing Goalball sooner” by Jade Burniston:
‘I thought I didn’t want to play a sport associated with my disability – now I wish I’d started playing Goalball sooner’
As well as being a Scope helpline advisor, Jade is a keen Goalball player. Here Jade, 27, from Leeds, tells us more about how she got involved in the sport.
New Year’s Honour For Goalball Champion – Emma Evans
Emma Evans was included in the New Year’s Honours list for 2021, in recognition of her passionate support and promotion of Goalball.
The MBE will recognise her creation of the UK’s first Goalball team to be invited to take part in the European Super League, her tireless fund raising for the sport and her drive to get UK Civil Servants involved in the sport for visually impaired people.
Scottish Disability Sport – Tuesday Night Live with Samantha Gough
Sports Aid – Sarah Leiter
Goalball TV (Quiet Please!) – Faye Dale
TheBlindJournalist: BBC North West Tonight Goalball Package
Sporting Heritage Podcast – Goalball: What’s The Story?
The Sounds of Goalball
Hear the sounds of #goalball from the perspective of one of the players. Be sure to listen with headphones.