Canadian Blind Sports nominates 12 goalball players to Team Canada for Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

Aug. 26, 2016 – Scarborough, Ont. – The Canadian Blind Sports Association and the Canadian Paralympic Committee are proud to announce the 12 athletes nominated for selection to Team Canada in men’s and women’s goalball for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games this September.

Men’s and Women’s Goalball Teams nominated for Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games

Whitney Bogart

(July 14, 2015 – OTTAWA, ONT.)  -- The Canadian Blind Sports Association (CBSA) is pleased to announce the athletes nominated to represent Canada at the 2015 Parapan Am Games for men’s and women’s goalball.

Both teams feature a mix of veterans and newcomers, all eager to help Canada obtain a qualifying berth for their team at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Canada VS USA in Finals!

Goalball game, photo: Sébastien LavalléeCredit photo: Sébastien Lavallée

Montreal, January 27, 2015 – Last weekend was held the 15th edition of the Montreal Open Goalball Tournament. This year, 16 teams from USA and Canada competed. Two teams from Canada won the gold medals of this tournament.