Junior Nationals 2018

With school out for the summer, many of our athletes are enjoying some much-deserved downtime before resuming their training. Some will be joining us for our Summer Sports Camp, others will train privately and some with their organizations. With this in mind, the OBSA wanted to congratulate some of our… Read More

Goalball players invade WRMS

Ontario’s largest annual goalball competition is always a landmark event and this year’s was a great success! The 2018 Provincial/Eastern Canadian Goalball Championships took place on the first weekend of March at the W. Ross MacDonald School for the Blind in Brantford. Seventeen teams brought a total of seventy athletes… Read More

The ultimate goalball: Visually impaired Algonquin student aims for 2020 Paralympics

Hart, 21, was born with Wagner syndrome, a genetic and progressive disease that causes vision loss. Hart began to lose her sight at age seven and says she endured some 50 operations until she lost her vision completely at 14. Hart began playing goalball seriously while attending a school for… Read More