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Stephen Barnes:

The Challenges of Sport in Australia

Stephen is the Acting Chief Executive Officer for Blind Sports Australia.  This is his straight shooting presentation to the Blind Citizens Australia Annual Conference is Perth in October 2015.

Hamish Mackenzie | Bound for Glory!

Blind Cricket Australia

On a recent episode of Andrew Donnison’s Bound For Glory show on Melbourne’s Triple R, Hamish discussed his experiences of being a part of the Blind Cricket Australia side, as well as talking up what’s currently going on and what is to come in regards to all things blind cricket.

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From NSW Goalball.

Hey everyone!!!

This is a reminder to all senior members that tomorrow (Saturday 23 Sept) Sydney City Cup starts at 9am tomorrow!

For clarification that is at 9AM TOMORROW at Trinity Grammar School in Strathfield. We look forward to seeing you all there!!!
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A photo of players at Blind Football in Western Australia on Saturday 16th September 2017.

Thanks David Connolly from Blind Sports Australia and Gordon Duus from Football West for coaching and equipment.

Thanks to Rich Fairbrother for volunteering as a coach.
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A photo of players at Blind Football. Thanks David Connolly from Blind Sports Australia and Gordon Duus from Football West for coaching and equipment. Thanks to Rich Fairbrother for volunteering as a coach.

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Blind Sports Australia shared Katie Kelly's photo. ...

Incredible to get the win yesterday for the 2017 #Rotterdam #worldchampionship #paratriathlon #VisionImpaired class. Big thanks to my Coach @triaustralia #GCPC @danatk08. He took me back to move me forward. Big congrats to my fellow #GCPC training buddies on their World Champs in the last two days @nicbeveridge @kizhedgeland @jazzyyh @brandoncopeland_ @matt_hauser and to all of #TeamAussie at these Worlds. Thank you to my guide @michellie_jones and good luck tomorrow! Also to you CEO Greg Nash and the team @thepicagroup. And big thanks @australian_institute_of_sport @blueseventy @bounce_aus @zoggsaustralia_newzealand @bonduniversity @magnetite.australia @harveynormanau @qld_academy_of_sport @hokaoneoneaustralia @ridbc

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Perth - Today 16 Sept 2017, Blind Football at #area5vicpark 10am-4pm @wablindsports @Blindfootballau @BlindSportsAust #blindsoccer @commnewsgroup ...

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Perspectives

Transitions out of high performance sports in athletes with disabilities

Dear Sir / Madam, My name is Adriana and I’m a student of the International Master’s programme in Adapted Physical Activity (IMAPA) which is in partnership between the KU Leuven (University of Leuven, Belgium), the University of Olomouc (UP, Czech Republic), and a number of associate partners across Europe. The director of the programme at […]

AusPlay Participation data for the sport sector

The Australian Sports Commission (ASC) aims to make Australian sport stronger. The AusPlay Survey (AusPlay) is a key pillar of Play.Sport.Australia. the ASC’s game plan to get more Australians participating in organised sport more often. This is a summary of key national findings.  AusPlay_Summary_of_key_national_findings_Dec_16_accessible

2016 Australian Paralympic Team Receives Nine Extra Spots

APC MEDIA RELEASE MONDAY, 29th AUGUST 2016   2016 Australian Paralympic Team receives nine extra spots   The Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) has today named a further nine athletes on the 2016 Australian Paralympic Team today, bringing the total and final number of selected athletes to 178.   The last minute selections follow on from […]