Incorporated in 1984, Ontario Blind Sports Association (OBSA) is a Provincial Sport Organization (PSO) that plans, promotes, coordinates, and sanctions events and activities designed to assist the development of sports programs for blind/visually impaired athletes in Ontario. We provide a platform for the exchange of expertise and resources relating to sport for athletes, coaches, officials, and constituents of the blind sport community which includes a vast professional network, partnerships, and media and public awareness campaigns. OBSA also continues to increase opportunities for inclusion of its members into able-bodied sport programs, providing sport leaders with resources and support to expand inclusive sport programming and providing individuals with opportunities for skill development as well as the drive and confidence to succeed in sport.
To grow blind sports across Ontario through the provision of quality programs, camps, competitions and other sport opportunities.
To provide the best provincial sport delivery system for people who are blind/visually impaired from playground to podium.
The Ontario Blind Sports Association (OBSA) believes in the positive impact sports provides and works to ensure those living with a visual impairment can realize these benefits through: Respect, Integrity, and Fair Play.