As part of the Goalball UK Positivity Programme, we are pleased to announce that we will be hosting an officials ‘Time Out’ special with Robert Avery and Stephen Newey.

This will be taking place on Monday 15th February at 7pm and will be live on Zoom. Please contact Kathryn Fielding (Tel. 07795 263642 or email for the log in details or alternatively complete this short registration form.

Robert (an IBSA Level 3 referee who has been selected to officiate at the Tokyo Paralympics) and Stephen (an IBSA Level 1 referee with aspirations to officiate at a future Paralympics) will be sharing their goalball journeys. Throughout the 45 minute session there will also be the opportunity to ask them any questions you may have from the perspective of a player, coach or fellow official. We will also be announcing details of the soon to be launched Goalball UK ‘Introduction to Officiating’ course.

We hope you can join us for the ‘Time Out’ this Monday at 7pm!

Smiley photo of Robert Avery in front of a goalball goal at The Factory Community Centre, BirminghamStephen Newey and Imogen Winder officiating a goalball game.