Blind Sports Nova Scotia Goalball is featured as a part of AMI TV’s Access Unlimited program. Season 1, Episode 3 chronicles the city of Halifax and has a segment about Goalball. Please watch Access Unlimited here.
The Nova Scotia girls beat BC 8-3 to win bronze at the Canadian Goalball Junior Nationals in Brantford Ontario this past weekend! This is Nova Scotia’s first ever medal in Junior Goalball.
The New Brunswick boys, with Mason Smith from Nova Scotia, played in a high scoring and entertaining game and captured gold beating Ontario 12-11 in overtime! Team Nova Scotia Senior player, Simon Richard scored the winning goal on his final Junior Nationals appearance!
Congratulations to all of our Nova Scotia Juniors on a wonderful winning weekend!
Our Nova Scotia Senior Men’s Goalball team captured Gold for the second year in a row at the Midwestern Goalball Championships in Michigan this past weekend! It was an all Canadian final with Nova Scotia defeating British Columbia 2-1 in a very close final game! The Nova Scotia Men wnet undefeated for the entire tournament!
The Nova Scotia Senior Wemen’s team also placed a very respectable 5th in the tournament with two wins!
In this winters Montreal Open Goalball tournament the Nova Scotia men captured bronze with a very convincing 7-2 victory over Quebec! The weekend only saw one loss, a very close 3-2 game agsinst the Delaware Money Men in the semi-final.
Congratulations to our Senior Men’s Goalball Team for winning Silver at the 2014 Canadian Senior Goalball Nationals in Calgary Alberta! The final Gold medal game was a very close 2-1 loss to British Columbia. The game was tied 1-1 through 2 full halves, 2 Overtime periods and was finally decided with one-one Penalty shots.
Please read the full article in The Chronicle Herald.
We’re very proud of all our Men, Women, Juniors and Coaches for a phenomenal year!
Watch online or come out and watch live if you’re in Calgary!
We’re playing at:
Calgary French and International School
700 – 77 Street SW
|Date||Time (Cal)||Time (Atlan)||Gym||Game|
|Fri, Apr 25th||6:55PM||9:55 PM||1||NS Men vs. Ontario|
|Fri, Apr 25th||7:50 PM||10:50 PM||1||NS Women vs. BC|
|Sat, Apr 26th||9:25 AM||12:25 PM||1||NS Men vs. Quebec|
|Sat, Apr 26th||10:20 AM||1:20 PM||2||NS Women vs. Ontario|
|Sat, Apr 26th||11:15 AM||2:15 PM||1||NS Men vs. BC 1|
|Sat, Apr 26th||12:45 PM||3:45 PM||2||NS Women vs. Quebec|
|Sat, Apr 26th||1:40 PM||4:40 PM||1||NS Men vs. BC 2|
|Sat, Apr 26th||3:30 PM||6:30 PM||1||NS Women Vs. Alberta|
|Sat, Apr 26th||4:25 PM||7:25 PM||1||NS Men vs. Manitoba|
|Sun, Apr 27th||8:30 AM||11:30 AM||1||NS Men vs. Alberta|
|Sun, Apr 27th||9:30 AM||12:30 PM||1||Semi-final / Medal Games start|
Both our Senior Men and Women’s teams are off to Calgary this weekend for the Canadian Goalball Nationals. The games will be streamed live on ustream.com this Friday evening, all day Saturday and Sunday.
We’ll also be updating our twitter account @BlindSportsNS throughout the weekend.
Blind Sports Nova Scotia is a part of the 2014 Bluenose Marathon Charity Challenge.
Please help us reach our $6,000.00 fund-raising goal and support Team Inspire today!
We’re very proud of our girls Junior Goalball team finishing 5th in their first Junior Nationals tournament in Brantford, Ontario!
Nova Scotia’s first ever Junior Goalball team is in their first year of competition, only forming this past fall and scored several goals against the top Alberta and British Columbia teams!
Please read the full news article. Awesome job girls!!