Goalball

Goalball

 

 

   
                                                                                                                                           

Hosted By:    

 

Commissioner:

 

 Kevin Brousard, (949) 899-0728 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 Commissioner since 2017

 

 

 

 

Competition Site:  TBD 

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Competition Dates: Friday, July 28

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER FOR GOALBALL, PLEASE CALL KEVIN BROUSARD AT (719) 866-3019.

 

Gender
Male
Female
 
Divisions
Open (all ages & visual impairments)
 
Event
Goalball



Competition Rules and Format: Competition will be governed by the International Blind Sports Federation Goal Ball Rules and Regulations  (www.ibsasport.org/sports/goalball)Competition will be conducted in a round robin format concluding in single elimination tournament play. There are no restrictions on age or the level of visual impairment of each athlete. 

 

The player's zone will be marked at either end of the court with a heavy string taped to the court for the players to feel with their hands or feet. The player's zone is 3 meters deep and extends the width of the court. Each players zone has three orientation lines which the players use to line themselves up with and maintain their orientation to the court. Three meters in front of the player's zone, is the overthrow line. The goalball must touch the floor at least once before crossing this line or a penalty is assessed. When a penalty occurs, the penalized player must defend the entire court by himself. The game consists of two 12-minute halves. 

 

A team must have a minimum of 4 players to begin the game. A maximum of 6 players may be on the team roster, no exceptions.  

 

Rosters must be turned in on-site to the commissioner prior to the first game. Rocky Mountain State Games reserves the right to cancel or combine divisions.


Dress Code: USABA will provide all required equipment for participants. Eyeshades, knee and elbow pads must be worn by all participants at all times during play. Team jerseys must all match and be numbered. 

 

*The RMSG has a NO REFUND policy. Click Here for details on eligibility, inclement weather, refunds, etc.