I welcome you to the IBSA Goalball U19 World Championship. It is always a great joy and honour when high standard world events are organized in Hungary as they prove that our country is real a sport nation.
I am really happy to organize the IBSA Goalball World Youth Championships with the Hungarian Paralympic Committee.
The live TV broadcasting of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games gave us the opportunity to make sure that the para sports are just as exciting as the sports of non-handicapped. There is no difference in the support, either they compete for the victory individually or in team, we are encouraging them all enthusiastically.
Budaörs has hosted several major international sport events, but the IBSA Goalball World Youth Championships stands out because of its special feature. For this reason, it is an honour for us that the best players of this little known but very spectacular and exciting sport are present at us.
Goalball is one of the most developing parasport on the palette of Paralympic sports. According to some special experts’ goalball is the thrilling game of the future. A game played by visually impaired sport excellences in a 3 on 3 battle for the victory where defence is as important as the hardest or trickiest roll to the goal.
The Hungarian Paralympic Committee and the Hungarian Handball Federation organize the IBSA Goalball World Youth Championshipin Budaörs between 30th June and July 8th 2017, where male and female teams from 11 countries are coming, who will compete between 3rd and 8th July for the medals.
The IBSA Goalball World Youth Championship in Budaörs is organized between 30th June and July 8th 2017, where male and female teams from 11 countries are coming, who will compete between 3rd and 8th July for the medals.