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Arezki and France seek to reclaim status at Tokyo 2020
Arezki and France seek to reclaim status at Tokyo 2020

The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games on one month’s time will mark the return of France, pitted against the world’s best in the football 5-a-side competition for the first tim...

Brazil announce judo, football, goalball Tokyo 2020 teams
Brazil announce judo, football, goalball Tokyo 2020 tea...

The Brazilian Confederation of Sports for the Visually Impaired (CBDV) have announced the 30 judoka, blind footballers and goalball players that will represent their coun...

Buayai: Thailand up for challenge of Tokyo 2020
Buayai: Thailand up for challenge of Tokyo 2020

The Paralympic Games represents the pinnacle of blind football, with a coveted Paralympic medal around the neck a dream for many, if not all, players competing at the qua...

Urata seeks inspiration from Japan’s Paralympic past
Urata seeks inspiration from Japan’s Paralympic p...

For Japan’s women’s goalball team, featuring at the Athens 2004 Paralympic Games would have fulfilled a lifetime ambition, but little did they know that their efforts in...

China’s Wang: “The strong make me stronger”
China’s Wang: “The strong make me stronger”

China’s world champion judoka Hongyu Wang is relishing the chance to make her Paralympic debut in August after a whirlwind first few seasons which have seen her clean-up...

Kornhass: The charisma of a winner
Kornhass: The charisma of a winner

By German Paralympic Committee There is a noise on the line. The connection breaks off several times when we reach Nikolai Kornhaß. He is on the train, like so often in h...

Referee call for goalball Americas Championships
Referee call for goalball Americas Championships

The International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Goalball Committee is inviting referees to express their interest in officiating at the 2021 Americas Championships in Sa...

Canada name Tokyo 2020 goalball team
Canada name Tokyo 2020 goalball team

The Canadian women’s goalball team is preparing to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games this summer, as the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) and Canadian Blind S...

IBF Foundation donates blind football started kits
IBF Foundation donates blind football started kits

The International Blind Football Foundation (IBF) has announced that it will donate starter kits to 32 organisations around the world as part of its Let’s Play! Grant Pro...

Ten years preparing three minutes on stage: Wang’s goalball aspirations
Ten years preparing three minutes on stage: Wang’s goal...

China’s goalball star Chunhua Wang is preparing for her Paralympic debut at Tokyo 2020 from 24 August. And what a debut it could be from the 26-year-old who has already p...

Spain’s Gaitán: ‘We aspire to fight for medals’
Spain’s Gaitán: ‘We aspire to fight for medals’

By Keon Richardson | For IBSA There are very few blind football players in the world with a long and distinguished career like Antonio Martín Gaitán. Since debuting for S...

Blind football offers online coaching
Blind football offers online coaching

The International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Blind Football will run online coaching courses for beginners in July and August. The sessions, which will run for a tota...