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Goalball Glory

Posted on May 9, 2012 by

NSWIS goalball athletes Jennifer Blow, Tyan Taylor and Michelle Rzepecki have been selected on the Australian Paralympic Team to complete at the 2012 Paralympic Games. Blow, Taylor and Rzepecki have been selected as one half of the six-strong Australian women’s goalball team, which will compete at the games for the first time in more than a decade. Currently ranked eighth in the world after an outstanding sixth place finish at the 2011 IBSA Goalball World Cup, the young team are determined to show the rest of the world what they are capable of.   The NSWIS trio are set to make their Paralympic debut in London when the games begin in August.

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Steelers look to London

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

The Australian men’s wheelchair rugby team, the Steelers, has secured a spot at the 2012 London Paralympic Games after crushing Japan in the final of the Asia-Oceania qualifying tournament in Korea.

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Rollers, Gliders London bound

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

The Australian men’s and women’s wheelchair basketball teams have successfully qualified for the 2012 London Paralympic Games, and will now play for gold at the 2011 Asia Oceania Championships.

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