It’s Friday, the day where we select our favourite social media activity from the Goalball Family and beyond.
We hope that this round-up can help to keep you entertained and up to date with what’s happening in our world!
Goalfix Sports kicks us off this week with a reminder to send in your nominations for our 2020/2021 End of Season Awards which close this Sunday!!
Nominations are now open for the @GoalballUK end of season awards, inc the Goalfix Club of the Season and Goalfix Player of the Season. 🥇— Goalfix Sports (@goalfix) May 31, 2021
The awards will focus on those who've made a contribution to their community during the #Pandemichttps://t.co/ykSZJ2ZtfF#GoalballFamily pic.twitter.com/48IA22akDH
We love this rallying message from Dan Roper, member of the GB Men’s squad who are in Lahti, Finland at the European B Championships, good luck Dan and the team!
Next week I will be representing Great Britain at my fifth European Championships. I’m so unbelievably proud words cannot do it justice. I can tell you that we have all been working so hard and we are so excited to get there! Please support Watch the stream and follow @GoalballUK— Dan Roper (@DanRoperGB) May 28, 2021
Check out this fantastic interview by Joe Roper after GB’s victory against Sweden in day 1 of the European B Championships!
Great Britain started the IBSA Goalball European B Championships brightly as they beat Sweden 13-5. Here's what Joe Roper had to say after the match.#goalball #Lahti2021 @GoalballUK pic.twitter.com/GTOay5nZi0— IBSA Goalball (@ibsagoalball) June 3, 2021
A very important topic next, with Dr Amit Patel speaking on BBC Morning Live about the increased difficulties people who are blind or partially sighted experience with the increase in obstacles due to outside dining.
Have you ever wondered how street clutter like all those new tables & chairs on the pavement impact on @Kika_GuideDog & me as we make our way around town?— Dr Amit Patel (@BlindDad_Uk) June 3, 2021
Tune in now to @BBCMorningLive to find out!@RNIB @livingstreets @guidedogs pic.twitter.com/5Euvts7o2z
It’s #VolunteersWeek! Thank you to all of the #GoalballFamily volunteers for your continued support!
It's #VolunteersWeek this week! We love any chance to thank our amazing volunteers for their support to making goalball what it is in the UK🤩— Goalball UK (@GoalballUK) June 2, 2021
To celebrate the occasion, we called upon members of the #GoalballFamily🔵💙 to thank our amazing volunteers!https://t.co/rqMBYSzxpr
It has been lovely to read all the messages of support for the Men’s team as they compete at the European B Championships, we are sure it has been motivating for them to say the least!
Massive shout out to the @GoalballUK #TeamGB Mens Squad! They are competing over four days at the Goalball Europeans in Finland!— Dom Roper (@Dom_Roper) June 2, 2021
The hard work has already been done lads. You've had a cracking build up... Ready to Rock! Nothing more needed now, go do your thing boys!! 🔵🚀👀🇬🇧📢 https://t.co/xFdK6qCPKy