Yesterday, Australia’s men and women youth national goalball teams returned from a trip to China. Players that were part of the team that went to China included Western Australians Mitchell Smith, Steffan Nero and Genevieve Weston.
Internationally, the next big event on the youth goalball calendar is the 2015 IBSA World Youth Games Goalball Championships scheduled to get underway on July 27 and run until August 1 in Colorado Springs, Colorado in the United States.
Countries participating in that event include Canada. Players on their men’s youth team scheduled to participate include Nova Scotia’s Peter Parsons.