Goalball Clinics 2024

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On May 22 and 30, 2024, Sheena Hager of the Chicago Park District and Diego Espino, member of the Chicago Fury Goalball team, brought the sport of goalball to all of the Skinner North K-8 classes! Goalball is a Paralympic sport played by athletes that are blind or visually impaired. Developed in the 1940’s, goalball’s Paralympic debut was at the 1976 games in Toronto. Learn more about the US goalball team at the US Association of Blind Athletes website here and about US Paralympic teams in all sports at the national website here.