IBSA announces dates of major goalball competitions

The International Blind Sports Federation has released the dates for the 2016 Asia-Pacific Youth Championships and the 2018 World Championships. 16 Jul 2016
IBSA Goalball
ⒸIBSA Goalball

The International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) has confirmed the dates of two major goalball competitions.

One is the 2016 Asia-Pacific Youth Championships, which will take place in Wenshan, China, from 1-9 November. This is the first regional tournament for youth teams sanctioned by IBSA.

The other is the 2018 World Championships, held in Malmo, Sweden, between 3-9 June. This will be the first of three events that will serve as qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.

More information can be found on IBSA’s website.