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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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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
13-01-2018 Judo
International IJF blind judo referee & coaching seminar Mittersill (Austria) Not applicable
16-01-2018 Judo
African continental blind judo referee seminar Tunis (Tunisia) Not applicable
21-01-2018 Goalball
Para Central American Games Managua (Nicaragua) Not applicable

February 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
01-02-2018 Judo
Continental blind judo referee seminar Managua (Nicaragua) Not applicable
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
10-02-2018 Judo
International German Judo Championships 2018 Heidelberg (Germany) Not applicable
10-02-2018 Judo
Danish Judo Open Cup and Camp Vejle (Denmark) Not applicable
17-02-2018 Goalball
Lithuanian Open Goalball Championships 2018 Vilnius (Lithuania ) Not applicable

March 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
01-03-2018 Football
Blind Football Istanbul Cup Istanbul (Turkey) Not applicable
07-03-2018 Showdown
BSC Prague Showdown Cup 2018 Prague (Czech Republic) Not applicable
09-03-2018 Goalball
3rd Annual International Vancouver Goalball Grand Slam Vancouver (Canada) Not applicable
14-03-2018 Goalball
Level I and II Goalball Referee Clinci Lisbon (Portugal) Not applicable
15-03-2018 Goalball
Super European Goalball League 2017-2018 stage 4 Lisbon (Portugal) Not applicable
16-03-2018 Judo
International Infraero Blind Judo Grand Prix + training camp Sao Paulo (Brazil) Not applicable
16-03-2018 Goalball
Sporting Pro Tour Goalball Lisbon (Portugal) Not applicable
17-03-2018 Football
Zebra Cup Charleroi (Belgium) Not applicable
18-03-2018 Football
IBSA Blind Football World Grand Prix 2018 Tokyo (Japan) Approved
21-03-2018 Goalball
Lithuania Level I, II, III Goalball Referee Clinic Trakai (Lithuania) Not applicable
22-03-2018 Goalball
Women's and Youth Trakai International Goalball Tournament Trakai (Lithuania) Not applicable
29-03-2018 Goalball
2018 Malmo Intercup (Ladies and Men) Malmo (Sweden) Not applicable

April 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
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
Central European Blind Football League 2017-2018 Budapest (Hungary) Not applicable
14-04-2018 Goalball
Level I,II,III Goalball Referee Clinic Amman (Jordan) Not applicable
14-04-2018 Goalball
Level 1 and 2 Referee Clinic Hangzhou (China) Not applicable
14-04-2018 Goalball
Alshoalah International Open Goalball Championships Amman (Jordan) Not applicable
15-04-2018 Goalball
International Goalball Tournament Hangzhou (China) Not applicable
19-04-2018 Judo
IBSA JUDO WORLD CUP Antalya (Turkey) Approved
19-04-2018 Judo
IBSA Judo World Cup & training camp Antalya (Turkey) Applied
20-04-2018 Football
International Blind Football Tournament Batumi (Georgia) Not applicable
23-04-2018 Football
Blind Football Four Nations Tournament Madrid (Spain) Not applicable
27-04-2018 Football
Central European Blind Football League 2017-2018 Brno (Czech Republic) Not applicable
28-04-2018 Goalball
Training Camp with Japanese Goalball Team for Women Osaka/Tokyo (Japan) 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 Goalball
Brussels International Goalball Tournament Brussels (Belgium) Not applicable
02-05-2018 Showdown
2nd Pisa Open - International Showdown Tournament Tirrenia (Italy) Not applicable
07-05-2018 Football
3rd IBSA Blind Football Euro Challenge Cup & referees training course Krakow (Poland) Not applicable
10-05-2018 Goalball
1st Prague CBSF Men's National goalball team tournament Prague (Czech Republic) Not applicable
12-05-2018 Football
Andalusian International B1 & B2/B3 Football Championships Seville (Spain) Not applicable
19-05-2018 Goalball
Lithuanian Open Goalball Championships 2nd stage Vilnius (Lithuania) Not applicable
19-05-2018 Football
Carolo Blind Football Cup Charleroi (Belgium) Not applicable
20-05-2018 Judo
IBSA Judo Senior Pan-American Championships + training camp Calgary (Canada) Approved
21-05-2018 Football
International blind football tournament and training camp Silvi Marina (Italy) Not applicable
25-05-2018 Goalball
Ghana National Goalball Championships Kumasi (Ghana) Not applicable
27-05-2018 Judo
Nordic Judo Championships for the visually impaired Hillerød (Denmark) Not applicable
31-05-2018 Ninepin Bowling
Sports games for visually impaired youth athletes Brno (Czech Republic) Not applicable

June 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
01-06-2018 Ninepin Bowling
18th IBSA Nine-pin Bowling European Championships Targu Mures (Romania) Approved
03-06-2018 Goalball
2018 IBSA Goalball World Championships Malmo (Sweden) Approved
05-06-2018 Football
2018 IBSA Blind Football World Championships Madrid (Spain) Approved
08-06-2018 Football
Blind Football Kraków Cup 2018 Krakow (Poland) Not applicable
14-06-2018 Showdown
8th International Showdown Tournament Trakai (Lithuania ) Not applicable
21-06-2018 Goalball
VII Goalball Silesia Cup Chorzow (Poland) Not applicable
25-06-2018 Football
North American Blind Football Development Camp Baltimore (USA) Not applicable
28-06-2018 Goalball
Ghana Blind Sports Festival Tamale (Ghana) Not applicable
29-06-2018 Football
Bučovice Blind Football Cup 2018 Brno (Czech Republic) Not applicable
30-06-2018 Football
Swiss International Blind Football Tournament Macolin (Switzerland)  

July 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
01-07-2018 Goalball
IBSA Goalball Level I Referee Clinic Baghdad (Iraq) Not applicable
07-07-2018 Goalball
International Women's Goalball Tournament Lyon (France) Not applicable
19-07-2018 Showdown
Liepaja Open Showdown Tournament- 'Amber of Liepaja' Liepaja (Latvia) Not applicable

August 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
03-08-2018 Tenpin Bowling
IBSA Tenpin Bowling Open European Championships Pardubice (Czech Republic) Approved
21-08-2018 Showdown
9th IBSA Showdown European Championships Warsaw (Poland) Approved

September 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
07-09-2018 Goalball
2018 FEDC International Goalball Tournament Madrid (Spain) Not applicable
08-09-2018 Goalball
2018 Asia & Pacific invitational Goalball tournament Bangkok (Thailand) Not applicable
14-09-2018 Judo
Open Judo Tournament and Training Camp Trakai (Lithuania) Not applicable
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

2018 Asian Para Games Jakarta (Indonesia) Not applicable
11-10-2018 Chess
2018 IBSA Chess Individual World Championships Chalkidiki (Thessaloniki) (Greece) Approved
11-10-2018 Goalball
International Goalball Tournament L’Aquila (Italy) Not applicable
19-10-2018 Goalball
Dutch Open Goalball Cup (DOG Cup) Urk (The Netherlands) Not applicable
24-10-2018 Goalball
IBSA Goalball Referee Clinic Trakai (Lithuania) Not applicable
25-10-2018 Goalball
Youth Boys, Youth Girls and Men International Trakai Goalball Tournament Trakai (Lithuania) Not applicable

November 2018

Date Sport(s) Event Location Sanction
02-11-2018 Goalball
2018 Stockholm Paragames Stockholm (Sweden) Not applicable
10-11-2018 Powerlifting
IBSA Powerlifting and Bench Press World Championships Luxor (Egypt) Approved
15-11-2018 Goalball
2018 Ciutat de Barcelona Goalball Tournament Barcelona (Spain) Not applicable
16-11-2018 General
IBSA Judo World Championships & training camp Lisbon (Portugal) Approved
16-11-2018 Judo
IBSA World Judo Championship - Odivelas 2018 Odivelas (Portugal) Approved
23-11-2018 Goalball
2018 Ifaistos Goalball Tournament Thessalonki (Greece) Applied
25-11-2018 Judo
Referee seminar Tokyo (Japan) Not applicable
26-11-2018 Judo
Japan Judo Championships + training camp Tokyo (Japan) Not applicable
29-11-2018 Goalball
I Stage SEGL North 2018-2019 Espoo (Finland) Not applicable
29-11-2018 Goalball
IBSA Goalball European Youth Championships Afula (Israel) Approved
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