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Beacon - Goalball

Goalball is a team sport designed specifically for blind or visually impaired people.

Goalball is a game played by two teams of three players with a maximum of three substitutions on each team. It is open to both male and female visually impaired athletes, and sighted players can also play domestically. All players wear eyeshades so that they are totally blindfolded. The ball contains internal bells, which help players locate it during play.

You don't need to have any experience and we are a really friendly team, all are welcome regardless of disability. 

The first session is free, otherwise it is £4 per week.

Why play Goalball?

  • Its great fun!
  • You will make new friends and social groups
  • Helps you stay fit and Healthy
  • Chance to compete in Sport on an even level
  • It will transform your life!

Come and join us and take part in this exciting team sport. All levels and ability are welcome.

For further information please contact the Active Eye's officer or visit the Beacon Centre website.

If you would like to find out more about the rules of this game, please visit the link to the Goalball UK website at the bottome of this page.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Tim Jukes
Contact Position
Activeye's Officer
Telephone
01902 880111
E-mail
tjukes@beaconvision.org
Website
Beacon Centre

Where to go

Name
Dormston Centre
Address
Mill Bank
Sedgley
West Midlands
Postcode
DY3 1SN

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Wednesday's 5pm - 7pm
Time of day
Evening

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£4 per session

Record Last Updated on: 26/03/2018

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