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Deaf women’s football: The lowdown and the road to the Deaflympics

Posted by 4starshost.com on January 22, 2013

Twenty-three year old Claire Stancliffe hopes to be going with the GB deaf women’s football team to the Deaflympics this summer. With no national funding though, they’re struggling to raise money to get themselves there. But many don’t understand why deaf people want to play separately from non-disabled hearing people in the first place.

The GB team need £50,000 to make it to the Sofia Games in July

 

Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/ouch/2013/01/deaf_womens_football_the_lowdo.html

 

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