Each Friday we are selecting our favourite social media activity from the Goalball Family and beyond.
We hope that this round-up can help to keep you entertained and provide inspiration to stay active during this period before we can get back on the court and play goalball.
The GB men’s squad have been putting in the hard work during lockdown in preparation for next year’s European Championships in Finland!
GB workout done with all the lads putting in a top effort! Lockdown hasn't stopped our motivation to be the best squad in Europe as we look at the rescheduled Europeans in Finland at start of 2021. The entire #goalballfamily behind us there is nothing we can't achieve. 🇬🇧💪😁👍🇬🇧 pic.twitter.com/ljLuOb9BH5— Joe Roper (@JoeRoper98) August 25, 2020
Our friends over at Henshaws are offering free support for anyone with visual impairments to help with independence, see below for details:
Coming out of #lockdown if you have a #VisualImpairment Why not take advantage of our free support with digital technology to help you with your independence? We offer training & assessments both through home visits & telephone support. Call us on 0300 222 5555 to find out more!— Henshaws (@Henshaws) August 23, 2020
Tokyo 2020 produced a great one-minute video explaining goalball, a great watch!
Let’s learn about #Goalball! @ibsagoalball— #Tokyo2020 (@Tokyo2020) August 18, 2020
Powerful attacks, determined defence, and elaborate strategies make Goalball a compelling and suspenseful must-watch sport at #Tokyo2020.
Learn more with our latest #1Minute1Sport pic.twitter.com/7xpnT7R34P
IBSA Goalball have issued the #1YearOut challenge to see who can come up with the best goalball trick shots, why not show us what you’ve got!
Over the next two weeks, we want to see your goalball trick shots! 🔵— IBSA Goalball (@ibsagoalball) August 24, 2020
If you think you can beat the creativity or flare of the USA's Asya Miller, we want to know.
We challenge @GoalballUK and @goalballfatmir 😊#WaitForTheGreats #1YearToGo #Goalball | @Paralympics pic.twitter.com/vLxleFTNmE
Exciting times as Winchester Goalball are one of many clubs beginning preparations to return to the sport we all love…
We had our first committee meeting about returning to play last night! 💙 Lots of things to do, but we can't wait to get back to safely playing goalball when it's possible to do so! 😀 More information will be shared with members over the coming weeks... pic.twitter.com/cqwxJStgQr— Winchester Goalball (@WinchGoalball) August 26, 2020
And finally, great to see many of you practicing ready for when we can get back on the court, like Kali who can be seen here working on her shooting!
Super excited to be back throwing a goalball, looking forward to getting back on court soon. Let’s hope the weather holds out until then! 🔵🍁 pic.twitter.com/nQTkO4jpd0— Kali Holder (@Kali_Holder) August 26, 2020