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!!
Brilliant news that the See Sport Differently programme has received funding from Sport England!
See Sport Differently programme in partnership with @RNIB and @BritBlindSport gets funding from @Sport_England. The programme will be delivered over 3 years so #blind and #PartiallySighted people can participate in sport in an #inclusive way.— Visionary (@visionary_uk) May 18, 2021
Read more at https://t.co/VzLfeYwOHe
Great to see that Birmingham Goalball Club have been keeping up with their online fitness sessions, alongside training in person…
Though we have been able to return to in person training as of April, we are still insuring that our players have access to inclusive weekly online fitness sessions. Covid-19 created many barriers for disabled people but it is also important to continue with the positive outcomes pic.twitter.com/Rx6WHIGOLE— Birmingham Goalball Club (@bhamgoalball1) May 18, 2021
This week we celebrated National Children’s Day – whether it’s online or in person, we are passionate about introducing more and more young people to this brilliant sport…
Having great fun with these virtual sessions, can’t wait until we can meet in person! #GoalballFamily 🔵💙 #NationalChildrensDay https://t.co/w8GsxuGgtu— Stephen Newey (@Stephen_GUK) May 16, 2021
Happy birthday to the brilliant Warren Wilson from the Goalball UK team!
Happy birthday to our founder/coach/player and chair @warrenjdwilson !— Cambridge Goalball (@CambridgeDons) May 15, 2021
And how does he celebrate? By coaching the first novice session of 2021 #thankyou pic.twitter.com/X7M1dfbj81
More goalball teams returning to the court this week – this time Blackburn…
Absolutely amazing to be back on court today after a very long time. Great to see players back and look forward to having more at our next session. Keep an eye out on this account for further updates. #WeAreBack #Goalball #Return— Blackburn Goalball Club (@BburnGoalball) May 15, 2021
Brilliant to see football clubs over in Portugal embracing goalball – here’s a great shot of Sporting’s team who have recently been crowned champions of their goalball league after beating rivals Porto!
PENTACAMPEÕES! 🏆— Sporting CP - Modalidades (@SCPModalidades) May 15, 2021
Os Leões do #GoalballSCP vencem o Campeonato pela 5️⃣.ª vez, depois de uma vitória por 10-7 sobre o FC Porto.
Parabéns, Leões 🦁 pic.twitter.com/uScWUMSP2A