Adaptive Recreation


Adaptive Sports & Training - Goalball

Activity Description: Goalball is an indoor game geared towards individuals with visual impairments, players use eye masks and a specialized ball to score on their opponents. The Tacoma Typhoon is the only goalball team in Tacoma! 

Volunteer Role: We would really appreciate some volunteers to help set up the goalball court, join in the game, or facilitate the game. 

New to goalball? Don’t worry, we will teach you what you need to know! In the meantime, check out this link for a preview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3vXLpcdtagQ

Seasonal Volunteer Times:

  • March
    • Saturday, March 7 12:00 - 2:00 @ Boys & Girls Club
    • Saturday, March 14 08:00 - 10:00 @ Boys & Girls Club
    • Saturday, March 21 No practice
    • Saturday, March 28 - Look for All Sports End of Season Scrimmage under volunteer opportunities!
  • April
    • Saturday, April 4 08:00 - 10:00 @ Boys & Girls Club
    • Saturday, April 11 08:00 - 10:00 @ Boys & Girls Club
    • Saturday, April 18 08:00 - 10:00 @ Boys & Girls Club
    • Saturday, April 25 No practice
  • May
    • Saturday, May 2 No practice, Check out the Renegades Race Team Volunteer Page for this day
    • Saturday, May 9 08:00 - 10:00 @ Boys & Girls Club
    • Saturday, May 16 08:00 - 10:00 @ Boys & Girls Club
    • Saturday, May 23 No practice
    • Saturday, May 30 08:00 - 10:00 @ Boys & Girls Club
  • June & July (No practices scheduled)
  • August 15 - This is the planned date for the first practice of the new season! Practice details will be posted during the summer!

Location:

Boys and Girls Club of Puget Sound (3875 S 66th St, Tacoma, WA 98409). The front doors should be open, but if you have any trouble entering the building please contact our staff on the program phone 253-720-2166. Thanks!

Attire: Please wear athletic attire and bring a water bottle.

 

Qualifications Required

  • What age category do you belong? Must be at least 13 years of age or older

Schedule Summary

This activity has the following schedule


Date Start Time End Time
Saturday, May 30, 2020 7:45 AM 10:15 AM
Saturday, August 15, 2020 7:45 AM 10:15 AM
Saturday, August 22, 2020 7:45 AM 10:15 AM
Saturday, August 29, 2020 7:45 AM 10:15 AM