The Ball 2014

Archive for May, 2011

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One Ball: One World – Riethschule, Erfurt – Drum Circle

Spirit of Music: Fan-Support für die “kleinen” FairPlay-Kicker.

Spirit of Football in action at the Reith School …

Spirit of Football in action at the Reith School in Erfurt today… day one of the One Ball – One World 5 day workshop with 45 children based around The Ball and its journeys

Amid all the end-of-season hoopla, this story …

Amid all the end-of-season hoopla, this story stands out as “the spirit of football”. When their club mutated into a franchise and moved to another city, some of the fans decided enough was enough. So they started their own club – and have just gained promotion to the football league. Hats off to AFC Wimbledon!

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Grassroot Soccer Big Idea Video.mp4

Go to http://bit.ly/eJtKKq to VOTE for Grassroot Soccer in the 2011 Chase Giving Challenge! This is what we’d do with $500k from Chase.

A first draft of a trailer for The Ball 2010

A first draft of a trailer for The Ball 2010

http://blip.tv/file/5140850

The Ball 2010 teaser – The Ball 2010 – blip.tv

An interlude: Africa10 edited together a little film to give an overall impression of the trip from the footage they had a chance to look at so far.

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http://www.aliveandkicking.org.uk/News/News/business-case-complete-for-accra-ghana/

“The football is a symbol of the game’s simplicity …

“The football is a symbol of the game’s simplicity and of our striving for the ideal (and this is why rugby is intrinsicallly inferior to soccer, its essesntial component an erratic oval, wayward and imperfect).”
– Tim Pears, Ebony International… from A Book of Two Halves.

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The Ball 2014 left England on 9th Jan 2014 and headed to the World Cup in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

The Ball 2010 left England on 24th Jan 2010 headed to the Opening Ceremony in Johannesburg, South Africa.

The Ball 2006 travelled from London to the Opening Ceremony in Munich, Germany.

The Ball 2002 was carried 7000 miles across Europe and Asia to the World Cup finals in Korea & Japan.