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Bienvenue Louise, récemment accueilli au poste de directrice des programmes domestiques!


Chers membres, amis et alliés de la communauté canadienne des sports pour aveugles!

L’Association canadienne des sports pour aveugles est très heureuse d’accueillir Louise Gaborieau [prononcé Gaboreo] au poste de directrice des programmes domestiques. Louise a travaillé pour des programmes axés sur le sport et la communauté pendant plusieurs années en Colombie-Britannique. Elle est titulaire d’un baccalauréat en éducation avec une majeure en éducation physique et a enseigné aux quatre coins du Canada et à l’étranger, tant en français qu’en anglais.

Louise se passionne pour le savoir-faire physique chez les enfants et pour l’élaboration de programmes de sport afin que tous les enfants aient l’occasion de participer. Louise est une personne connue de la communauté canadienne des sports pour aveugles. En 2012, elle a travaillé à l’élaboration de programmes au sein de notre organisation et a produit les populaires ressources « Goalball : Être actif! », qui sont disponibles sur le site Web de l’Association canadienne des sports pour aveugles.

Louise sera responsable des programmes domestiques, à partir des programmes de participation jusqu’aux championnats nationaux, comme l’énoncent les plans stratégiques et opérationnels de notre association. Louise se réjouit à l’idée de travailler avec les membres et les partenaires de notre association pour élaborer et évaluer la participation et les initiatives au pays, pour mettre en œuvre et parfaire les modèles de développement à long terme de l’athlète (DLTA), des entraîneurs et des officiels de l’ACSA et pour favoriser l’augmentation du nombre d’entraîneurs et de ressources pédagogiques.

Louise Gaborieau peut être jointe par courriel à l’adresse louise@canadianblindsports.ca.

Welcome Louise, recently hired Director of Domestic Programs!


Dear Canadian Blind Sports Community, Friends and Supporters:

Canadian Blind Sports is very pleased to welcome Louise Gaborieau [pronounced Gaboreo) to the role of Director of Domestic Programs. Louise has worked in sport and community programs for several years in British Columbia. Louise has a Bachelor of Education with a major in Physical Education and has taught across Canada and overseas in both French and English.

Louise is passionate about physical literacy for children and developing sport programming to ensure that all children have the opportunity to participate. Louise is familiar to the Canadian Blind Sports Community as she worked for us in Curriculum Development in 2012 and created the popular “Get Active Goalball” resources which can be found on the Canadian Blind Sports website.

Her role includes Domestic programs from participation through National Championships as outlined in our strategic and operational plans. Louise looks forward to working with our members and partners in developing and evaluating our participation and domestic initiatives, implementing and refining CBSA’s Long Term Athlete, Coach and Officials development pathways, and working to facilitate the development of our coaching and instructional resources.

Louise can be contacted at louise@canadianblindsports.ca

Goalball World Championships Results


Results/Resultats

Saturday 5th July/Samedi le 5 juillet

Women/Femmes
Bronze medal game/ Match de bronze: Turkey/Turquie – Japan/Japon 3 – 0
Gold medal game/ Match d’or: Russia/Russie – USA/EU 0 – 3

Men/Hommes
Bronze medal game/ Match de bronze: Lithuania/Lituanie – USA/EU 2 – 4
Gold medal game/ Match d’or: Brazil/Brésil – Finland/Finlande 9 – 1

Friday 4th July/Vendredi le 4 juillet

Women/Femmes
Quarterfinal 1/ quart de finale Turkey/Turquie – Israel/Israël 10 – 2
Quarterfinal 2/ quart de finale 2 China/Chine – Russia/Russie 1 – 4
Quarterfinal 3 / quart de finale 3 Japan/Japon – Ukraine 1 – 0
Quarterfinal 4/ quart de finale 4 Brazil/Brésil – USA/EU 3 – 5

Men/Hommes
Quarterfinal 1/ quart de finale 1 Finland/Finlande – China/Chine 5 – 2
Quarterfinal 2/ quart de finale 2 Turkey/Turquie – USA/EU 4- 5
Quarterfinal 3 / quart de finale 3 Czech Republic/République Tchèque – Lithuania/Lituanie 6 – 11
Quarterfinal 4/ quart de finale 4 Brazil/Brésil – Iran 11 – 8

Women/Femmes
Semifinal/ demi-finale 1: Turkey/Turquie – Russia/Russie 1 – 2
Semifinal/ demi-finale 2: Japan/Japon – USA/EU 0 – 2

Men/Hommes
Semifinal/ demi-finale 1: Finland/Finlande – USA/EU 6 – 3
Semifinal/ demi-finale 2: Winner/ Brazil/Brésil – Lithuania/Lituanie 14 – 4

Thursday 3rd July/Jeudi le 3 juillet

Men/Hommes Pool/Groupe A
Algeria/Aalgérie – USA/EU 2 – 6
Ukraine – Czech Republic/République Tchèque 1 – 11
Spain/Espagne – Iran 6 – 6
USA/EU- Finland/Finlande 3 – 8
Germany/Allemagne – Czech Republic/République Tchèque 3 – 12
Ukraine – Spain/Espagne 5 – 8
Iran – Finland/Finlande 5 – 5

Men/Hommes Pool/Groupe B
Turkey/Turquie – Canada 10 – 4
China/Chine Belgium/Belgiqueu 9 – 3
Egypt/Égypte – Lithuania/Lituanie 0 – 10
Canada – Brazil/Brésil 6 – 11
Japan/Japon- Belgium/Belgiqueu 9 – 6
China/Chine – Egypt/Égypte 13 – 3
Lithuania/Lituanie – Brazil/Brésil 5 – 11

Women/Femmes Pool/Group X
Germany/Allemagne – Turkey/Turquie 0 – 10
Japan/Japon – Finland/Finlande 4 – 0
Russia/Russie- Turkey/Turquie 0 – 0
USA/EU – Germany/Allemagne 4 – 3

Women/Femmes Pool/Group Y
Israel/Israël – Ukraine 8 – 10
China/Chine- Sweden/ Suède 2 – 7
Australia/Australie – Ukraine 2 – 7
Brazil/Brésil – Israel/Israël 5 – 4

Wednesday 2nd July / Mercredi le 2 juillet

Men/Hommes Pool/Groupe A
Finland/Finlande – Algeria/Aalgérie 10 – 3
USA/EU – Germany/Allemagne 8 – 5
Spain/Espagne – Czech Republic/République Tchèque 4 – 9
Ukraine – Germany/Allemagne 5 – 10
Iran – Algeria/Aalgérie 10 – 0

Men/Hommes Pool/Groupe B
Brazil/Brésil – Turkey/Turquie 4 – 4
Canada – Japan/Japon 10 – 5
Egypt/Égypte – Belgium/Belgiqueu 2 – 7
China/Chine – Japan/Japon 14 – 6
Lithuania/Lituanie – Turkey/Turquie 7 – 7

Women/Femmes Pool/Group X
Finland/Finlande – Germany/Allemagne 6 – 2
Japan/Japon – Russia/Russie 2 – 1
Turkey/Turquie – USA/EU 8 – 2
USA/EU – Japan/Japon 3 – 4
Finland/Finlande – Russia/Russie 3 – 4

Women/Femmes Pool/Group Y
Sweden/ Suède – Israel/Israël 6 – 11
China/Chine – Australia/Australie 2 – 1
Ukraine – Brazil/Brésil 1 – 7
Brazil/Brésil – China/Chine 3 – 4
Sweden/ Suède – Australia/Australie 1 – 4

Tuesday 1st July/ Mardi le premier juillet

Men/Hommes Pool/Groupe A
Algeria/Aalgérie – Germany/Allemagne 7 – 7
Spain/Espagne – Finland/Finlande 2 – 3
USA/EU – Ukraine 7 – 5
Czech Republic/République Tchèque – Iran 7 – 5
Finland/Finlande – Germany/Allemagne 9 – 5
Algeria/Aalgérie – Spain/Espagne 8 – 8
Czech Republic/République Tchèque – USA/EU 6 – 6
Ukraine – Iran 8 – 12

Men/Hommes Pool/Groupe B
Turkey/Turquie – Japan/Japon 11 – 4
Egypt/Égypte – Brazil/Brésil 2 – 12
Canada – China/Chine 2 – 4
Belgium/Belgiqueu – Lithuania/Lituanie 4 – 14
Brazil/Brésil – Japan/Japon 8 – 1
Turkey/Turquie – Egypt/Égypte 12 – 3
Belgium/Belgiqueu – Canada 12 – 6
China/Chine – Lithuania/Lituanie 6 – 13

Women/Femmes Pool/Group X
Turkey/Turquie – Japan/Japon 5- 1
Germany/Allemagne – Russia/Russie 2 – 10
USA/EU – Finland/Finlande 7 – 2

Women/Femmes Pool/Group Y
Ukraine – China/Chine 1 – 5
Israel/Israël – Australia/Australie 6 – 2
Brazil/Brésil – Sweden/ Suède 7 – 2

Monday 30th June/ Lundi le 30 juin

Men/Hommes Pool/Groupe A
USA/EU – Spain/Espagne 0 – 1
Algeria/Aalgérie – Ukraine10 – 7
Iran – Germany/Allemagne 10 – 2
Finland/Finlande – Czech Republic/République Tchèque 5 – 6
Finland/Finlande – Ukraine 12 – 2
Czech Republic/République Tchèque – Algeria/Aalgérie 5 – 7
Germany/Allemagne – Spain/Espagne 0 – 1
Iran – USA/EU 5 – 6

Men/Hommes Pool/Groupe B
Brazil/Brésil – Belgium/Belgiqueu 7 – 3
Turkey/Turquie – China/Chine 8 – 6
Lithuania/Lituanie – Japan/Japon 9 – 7
Canada – Egypt/Égypte 10 – 1
Brazil/Brésil – China/Chine 14 – 6
Belgium/Belgiqueu – Turkey/Turquie 4 – 6
Japan/Japon- Egypt/Égypte 9 – 10
Lithuania/Lituanie – Canada 13 – 3

Women/Femmes Pool/Group X
Japan/Japon – Germany/Allemagne 2-1
Finland/Finlande – Turkey/Turquie 2 – 12
Russia/Russie- USA/EU 3 – 0

Women/Femmes Pool/Group Y
China/Chine- Israel/Israël 4 – 4
Sweden/ Suède – Ukraine 2 – 6
Australia/Australie Brazil/Brésil 5 – 9

Director of Domestic Programs Job Posting


Canadian Blind Sports Association Job Posting

Application Deadline: July 7, 2014
Position: Director of Domestic Programs (based in Vancouver BC)
Reporting: to the CEO
The Organization:
The Canadian Blind Sports Association (CBSA) is a federally funded National Sport Organization which governs the sport of Goalball in Canada. Goalball is a team sport, played by athletes who are blind. We also work to increase the number of Canadians who are blind or partially sighted and participate in the sport system at all levels. We work in partnership with a variety of national sport organizations and our provincial member associations to ensure opportunities are provided in a variety of sports for Canadians who are blind.

Our Vision is that Canadians who are blind will lead the world in Goalball and will enjoy full inclusion in all aspects of Canadian Sport for Life.

Job Responsibilities
• Domestic programs (participation programs through National Championships) as outlined in the organization’s strategic and operational plans
• Work in partnership with Provincial Members of CBSA to develop and evaluate participation and domestic initiatives.
• Work with other partners to develop and facilitate opportunities for Canadians who are blind – in a variety of sports.
• Support the development, implementation, and evaluation of recruiting, retention, and recognition programs for participants, coaches, and officials.
• Work within CBSA’s communications plan to promote opportunities to Canadians who are blind or partially sighted, and to the general public.
• Work as part of the team to implement and refine CBSA’s Long Term Athlete, Coach and Officials development pathways. This will include interaction with CBSA’s High Performance staff.
• Work in collaboration with key volunteers and committees, and organizers of National Championships and other competitions.
• Facilitate the development of coaching and instructional resources.
• Travel within Canada to network, and facilitate the development of domestic programs and opportunities.
• Other duties as assigned by the CEO

Preferred Qualifications:
• University degree in PE, Kinesiology, or a field related to physical activity or sport. Experience in administration, and in development of programs. Experience as an athlete, coach, or official; ability to work effectively in both of Canada’s official languages; experience with goalball or other blind sports and an understanding of issues affecting participants who are blind will be considered an asset.

• The person occupying this position must:
o be an effective communicator, both orally and in writing;
o have excellent relationship building skills;
o be able to work effectively in a team environment where team members have a diverse range of skills and experience;
o have good judgment
o have the ability to balance competing priorities effectively; and
o be able to meet timelines; and set priorities where deadlines may be short.

Type of Position: Full time Employee

Contact Information:
Jane D. Blaine Phone: 1 604 419-0480
CEO Fax: 1 604 419-0481
Canadian Blind Sports Association
325 – 5055 Joyce Street jane@canadianblindsports.ca
Vancouver BC V5R 6B2

This position is made possible with financial support from the Government of Canada.

Revised Schedule Goalball Championships 2014


Nationals Schedule Rev Apr 22