Watch Goalball live this weekend from Malmö
Date: February 7, 2013
This weekend the Malmö Open will be taking place and everyone is able to view some high quality Goalball action through the live streaming.
The MalmÖ Open is a sport festival showcasing 14 different sports for athletes with a disability. Over 2 000 athletes are expected to participate. Goalball will be featuring for the 18th time (each year since 1995).
The Goalball competition will be taking place on Saturday 9 February and Sunday 10 February.
This unique Goalball competition features two different classes: the “elite” and “open” classes. The tournament is open to club teams. Mixed teams are welcome to participate as well as sighted players.
The “elite” class consists of five teams this year. They will play a round robin and after this the top 3 teams will play off once again against each other to decide the final standings. The 4th and 5th placed teams will play a final game to decide on who will finish 4th.
There will be three pools in the “open” class. After round robin play, they will be once again divided up into 4 pools to decide the final placings.
How to watch?
Please go to http://www.malmocrew.se/
Games start at 8:00 Central European Time. Please view below for a full competition schedule. You can also find a schedule of the games that will be broadcasted. Due to there being two games played simultaneously, the web crew can only show one match at a time.
Where can I find more information?
Go to either www.goalball.se or www.malmo-open.se