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!!
This week the Goalball Family showed its support for Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces campaign through Faye Dale…
Today is #RainbowLaces day! Everyone @GoalballUK is supporting the @stonewalluk campaign to #MakeSportEveryonesGame! 🔵🌈 #GoalballFamily pic.twitter.com/8IZsUXEDng— Faye Dale (@FayeFdale) December 9, 2020
… and Stephen Newey along with many others!
Happy #RainbowLaces day! Here are mine to join @GoalballUK in supporting the @stonewalluk campaign to #MakeSportEveryonesGame! 🔵🌈 #GoalballFamily pic.twitter.com/gXUIthsSkA— Stephen Newey (@Stephen_GUK) December 9, 2020
Kate, who is on our board, showed off her family’s winter essentials – Goalball UK bobble hats! Looking great guys!
We wish you a #MerryChristmas2020 from our family to yours - hope you’re as cosy as we are today! Thanks @markkwinder #goalballfamily #winterhats #TuesdayThoughts pic.twitter.com/94jTe5OHr0— Kate Coghlan (@Kate_Cogs) December 8, 2020
News of the European Championships B’s postponement was confirmed by IBSA…
The European Championships B, due to take place in Finland in January after being moved from 2020, have been postponed again 😪— IBSA Goalball (@ibsagoalball) December 10, 2020
Read more 👉👉👉https://t.co/3wfUnUgcpd pic.twitter.com/BDhXAAtVmD
Another week, another school giving goalball a go! This time it was the turn of High Tunstall and their Year 8 class…
Y8 APP student this morning looking at factors affecting participation and in particular looking at disability sport.— High Tunstall PE (@HighTunstallPE) December 4, 2020
Our students had a try of some blind football and some goalball. Lots of fun for our students to try each sport but a huge appreciation of the skill involved 👏🏼 pic.twitter.com/MTpHKE2BGl
And we’ll finish this week with a picture of a dog, because who doesn’t love dogs, right?! Martin Symcox, the CEO of Metro Blind Sport, shared this great picture of the brilliant guide dog Bella enjoying a tennis session…
Always great to welcome Bella along to tennis sessions with @MetroVISports @the_LTA @BritBlindSport @guidedogs pic.twitter.com/TY1fWQMUJC— Martin Symcox (@martinsymcox) December 9, 2020