Soccer with A Twist (Guest Post)

by Sarah Rayner

Bubble Soccer What a Blast! This past Sunday my soccer team Poise had the opportunity to be a part of the first ever London Bubble Soccer Tournament.

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I went into this tournament having some soccer skills but not knowing what to expect. The organizer from KnockOutStigma called all of the captains a few days before the tournament to assure us it would be “good clean fun” and there was not much chance of injury being wrapped in a bubble. This made me feel a lot better!
I was pretty nervous thinking we would be the oldest team of all the women’s team but to my surprise we weren’t…we actually saw a lot of familiar faces on the field.

It was four on four 30 minute games which was pretty exhausting running with inflated bubbles on, but we played hard…we won 2 and lost 2 games. It was a highly energized, well organized event ant I would like to thank KnockOut for being able to scratch Bubble Soccer off my bucket list.

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I will be participating in Knock Out events again for sure.

Check them out on Facebook or website www.knockoutstigma.ca
They have a great mission to knockout stigma with LGBTQ athletes and their straight allies.

Here’s some outdoor bubble soccer videos:

And Sam’s post about bubble soccer: Bubble soccer!

About rayners123

I'm a 45 mother who was very active as a young adult and has just in the past 10 years has taken up sports again and loving it...I love being competitive in a fun environment. The friends I have made a long the way have been life changing. I enjoy the challenge and taking on new adventures...recently I have taking on road cycling. New long distance adventures await...

2 thoughts on “Soccer with A Twist (Guest Post)

  1. ihasanxiety says:

    If there is a heaven this is what it will be!

    Like

  2. Tracy I says:

    Looks like so much fun!

    Like

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