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Sports Calendar

On this page you can view the full IBSA competition calendar for the coming years. The calendar is updated regularly.

If the event is an IBSA-sanctioned event, it meets the criteria that IBSA has set for this. World and continental championships are always sanctioned. Where it says 'Sanction: Not applicable', the event is published merely for promotional purposes and IBSA has no involvement and jurisdiction in relation to the event.

If you would like to have an event added to the calendar please contact with full details: name of event, venue, dates, contact details, etc.

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November 2017

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
25-11-2017 Football
2017 IBSA Blind Football American Championships Santiago (Chile) Approved
26-11-2017 Goalball
2017 IBSA Goalball Americas Championships Sao Paolo (Brazil) Approved

December 2017

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
02-12-2017 Goalball
Men's Goalball Tournament - IFAISTIADA Thessaloniki (Greece) Not applicable
03-12-2017 Goalball
South American IBSA Goalball Championships - Maximus Lima 2017 Callao (Peru) Approved
08-12-2017 Goalball
Super European Goalball League 2017-2018 stage 2 Espoo (Finland) Not applicable
09-12-2017 Football
IBSA Blind Football Asian Championships 2017 Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) Approved
10-12-2017 Goalball
Tenpin Bowling
2017 Asian Youth Para Games Dubai (UAE) Not applicable
15-12-2017 Judo
International blind judo tournament and training camp Ankara (Turkey) Not applicable
17-12-2017 Judo
International judo training camp Tonbridge (United Kingdom) Not applicable

January 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
04-01-2018 Goalball
Level II and III Goalball Clinic Tokyo (Japan) Not applicable
05-01-2018 Goalball
Japan Training Camp and 2018 Goalball Japan Men's Open Chiba (Japan) Not applicable
18-01-2018 Goalball
Referee Certification Clinic Pajlahti (Finland) Not applicable
19-01-2018 Judo
8th Pajulahti Games Nastola (Finland) Not applicable
21-01-2018 Goalball
Para Central American Games Managua (Nicaragua) Not applicable

February 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
08-02-2018 Goalball
IBSA Goalball Referee Recertification Clinic Malmo (Sweden) Not applicable
09-02-2018 Goalball
Super European Goalball League 2017-2018 stage 3 Malmo (Sweden) Not applicable

March 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
09-03-2018 Goalball
3rd Annual International Vancouver Goalball Grand Slam Vancouver (Canada) Not applicable
15-03-2018 Goalball
Super European Goalball League 2017-2018 stage 4 Lisbon (Portugal) Not applicable
18-03-2018 Football
IBSA Blind Football World Grand Prix 2018 Tokyo (Japan) Approved
29-03-2018 Goalball
2018 Malmo Intercup (Ladies and Men) Malmo (Sweden) Not applicable
31-03-2018 Goalball
Level I, II, III Goalball Referee Clinic Ramenskoye (Moscow Region) (Russia) Not applicable

April 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
02-04-2018 Goalball
Moscow Open Goalball Tournament Ramenskoye (Moscow Region) (Russia) Not applicable
05-04-2018 Goalball
Level I, II, III Referee Certification Clinic Vilnius (Lithuania)  
05-04-2018 Goalball
International men's Goalball tournament - Vytautas the Great Vilnius Lions Club Cup Vilnius (Lithuania ) Not applicable
07-04-2018 Football
IBSA Under 23 Blind Football World Championships Buenos Aires (Argentina) Approved
14-04-2018 Goalball
International Open and West Asia Goalball Championships Amman (Jordan) Not applicable
27-04-2018 Football
Central European Blind Football League 2017-2018 Brno (Czech Republic) Not applicable
28-04-2018 Goalball
2018 Berlin Cup Goalball Tournament Berlin (Germany) Not applicable

May 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
02-05-2018 Showdown
2nd Pisa Open - International Showdown Tournament Tirrenia (Italy) Not applicable
02-05-2018 Goalball
Brussels International Goalball Tournament Brussels (Belgium) Not applicable
10-05-2018 Goalball
11th International Goalball Tournament Izola (Slovenia) Not applicable
10-05-2018 Goalball
Men's National Team Goalball Tournament Prague (Czech Republic) Not applicable

June 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
03-06-2018 Goalball
2018 IBSA Goalball World Championships Malmo (Sweden) Approved
05-06-2018 General
2018 IBSA Blind Football World Championships Madrid (Spain) Approved
14-06-2018 Showdown
8th International Showdown Tournament Trakai (Lithuania ) Not applicable
29-06-2018 Football
Bučovice Blind Football Cup 2018 Brno (Czech Republic) Not applicable

July 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
07-07-2018 Goalball
International Women's Goalball Tournament Lyon (France) Not applicable

September 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
22-09-2018 Goalball
2018 IBSA Goalball European Championships B Chorzow (Poland) Approved

October 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
06-10-2018 Judo
Tandem Cycling
2018 Asian Para Games Jakarta (Indonesia) Not applicable
19-10-2018 Goalball
Dutch Open Goalball Tournament Urk (The Netherlands) Not applicable
23-10-2018 Chess
2018 IBSA Chess Individual World Championships Chalkidiki (Thessaloniki) (Greece) Approved

August 2019

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
23-08-2019 Judo
Tandem Cycling
Lima 2019 Parapan American Games Lima (Peru) Not applicable

August 2020

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
25-08-2020 Judo
Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games Tokyo (Japan) Not applicable
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