Pacific School Games - NSW Team

Pacific School Games - NSW Team

Goalball Selection Criteria

28 May 2015

Selection Processes

Selection Trial Details:

Thursday, 4 June 2015 from 9am – 3pm
Sydney State Sports Centre, Homebush 

NSW Team Classification and Eligibility
All athletes must supply a vision acuity assessment provided by an ophthalmologist. Only athletes with B11, B12 and B13 classifications are eligible.

Class B11: Players with a total absence of perception of the light in both eyes, or some perception of the light, but with inability to recognise the form of a hand at any distance and in any direction.

Class B12: Players with the ability to recognise the form of a hand to a visual acuity of 2/60 and/or a visual field of less than 5 degrees.

Class B13:
Players with a visual acuity of above 2/60 to a visual acuity of 6/60 and/or a visual field or more than 5 degrees and less than 20 degrees.
Only students who are 16 years and under at the 31 December, 2015 and enrolled in a NSW School will be considered.

Pacific School Games Selection
Athletes wishing to be considered for selection in the NSW team must nominate to attend the “NSW Pacific School Games Selection” trial.  

Nomination Form 

The selection event will be held in the week preceding the NSW Goalball State Championships and training day.

Special Information
Goalball is a new sport for the Pacific School Games and New South Wales Team management have notified School Sport Australia (the Games organisers) that there must be a minimum of 4 other teams entered into the competition for NSW to take part.

The importance of offering a valid championship with meaningful competition is critical to the success of the event.

Selection Panel
The NSWPSG Goalball selection panel will consist of the NSWPSG Goalball Coach and Assistant Coach plus a NSW Goalball representative.

Team Members

16 Years and Under Team

Jess CLARK Asquith Girls High School
Alison KINGSTION Lithgow High School
Mikayla KUMAR Glenmore Park High School
Rosanna LIANG Auburn Girls High School
Tyson O'NEIL Weston Public School
Aiden SMITH Maitland Christian High School
Jennifer BLOW - Coach Ryde Secondary College
Brian PIRIE - Assistant Coach Gerringong Public School
Lisa BARROWCLIFF - Manager Crestwood High School


Competition Program