As the Great Britain Women’s squad are competing in Madrid ahead of the upcoming IBSA European Championships A…AND the start of the Intermediate South League this weekend, check out our weekly roundup!
Massive congratulations and good luck to Mersey Sharks goalball player Rainbow Mbuangi who is taking part in BBC’s Children In Need’s Rickshaw Challenge! Rainbow will be cycling from Manchester to Liverpool on Tuesday 2nd November!
I am proud to say that I will be taking part in the rickshaw challenge this year and will be cycling from Manchester to Liverpool on the 2nd of November would love people to come and cheer me on #challenge @StVincentsL12 @@BBCCiN @BBCTheOneShow @al1878 @BritBlindSport https://t.co/pVWiT4KUzB— Rainbow blind football (@FootballBlind) October 18, 2021
Our Children & Young People’s Officer Stephen Newey was at Richmond School in North Yorkshire delivering goalball!
Ready for another great session delivered by @Stephen_GUK on behalf of @GoalballUK here @RichmondPE1. Always great to have a sport that completely levels the playing field and engages everyone! @NorthYorksSport #achieve @jodyivel 🙌🏻👊🏻 pic.twitter.com/XLFDC6EEeg— James Kirton (@KirtonJames) October 19, 2021
Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver was of high praise for Georgie Bullen & Marc Powell’s bread baking skills!!
Yesss @GeorgieGoalball @MarcPowellJudo look at those loaves!! 💪👏 Hope it’s a recipe you’ve kept going back to xx https://t.co/Rl6TtWdWvM— Jamie Oliver (@jamieoliver) October 21, 2021
#SpookySeason is here! Samantha Gough was getting into the goalball halloween spirit with her pumpkin wearing eyeshades!
Getting in the Halloween spirit @GoalballUK 🎃 pic.twitter.com/oYVpZpMuJ7— Samantha Gough (@SamanthaGough19) October 20, 2021
The IBSA Goalball Youth World Championships are heading to Sao Paulo in 2023!
📢 Calendar news 📢— #Goalball (@ibsagoalball) October 13, 2021
See you in Sao Paulo in 2023!https://t.co/M1MMnvhWeK
A very important message to round us off to raise awareness that Guide Dogs are working animals and it’s important that we #DontDiveOnTheDog!
Petting a Guide Dog might feel harmless but you could put the dog & their blind person at risk.— Dr Amy Kavanagh (@BlondeHistorian) October 21, 2021
This person chose to pet @GuideDogAva just as she was focusing on guiding me off a train.
Guide Dogs are working, let them do their job #DontDiveOnTheDog pic.twitter.com/lnhoBr1JCX