Goalball is a sport for people who cannot see. It is played by men and women. Each team has three people on it. A team throws the ball at a goal behind the people on the different team. They get a point if the ball goes in the goal. The ball has a bell in it. Players cannot see the ball: they can hear the bell. They use their body to stop the ball. People wear glasses that make it so player can see anything.
People who cannot see who can play goalball[change | edit source]
B1 goalball player who cannot see well
B2 goalball player who cannot see well
B3 goalball player who cannot see well
|B1||completely unable to see|
|B2||used-in-seeing acuity of less than 2/60|
|B3||used-in-seeing acuity of 2/60 to 6/60|
References[change | edit source]
- "Goalball". BBC. http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/other_sports/disability_sport/3841085.stm. Retrieved 17 May 2013.