The Ball 2014

Archive for April, 2014

Roses in Ecuador are the best in the world

April 30th, 2014 by

Roses in Ecuador are the best in the world, so they say here at Janines de Cayambe in Ecuador. One Ball, One World, One Love… Un Balon, Un Mundo, Un Amor @olimpiadasespeciales.ecuador

This is how you celebrate when you score a goal

April 30th, 2014 by

This is how you celebrate when you score a goal with The Ball in a Unified Football match directly on the equator line Ciudad Mitad del Mundo Olimpiadas Especiales Ecuador

The Ball has arrived in Equador

April 29th, 2014 by

The Ball has arrived in Equador: 19th country en route to Brazil. 13,670 people have signed it so far. One Ball, One World

The Ball and Olimpiadas Especiales Mexico

April 25th, 2014 by

Spirit Of Football was with Olimpiadas Especiales Mexico & CRUZ AZUL FUTBOL CLUB A.C. in Mexico City in February. This is a video from Scotiabank Mexico – Un Balon, Un Mundo.

The Ball of Peace

April 25th, 2014 by

The Ball of peace being presented to a division of the Colombian armed forces, families of imprisoned army members, and children from the impoverished community in Cantón Sur in Bogota that you can see in the background.

The Ball meets the Colombian army

April 25th, 2014 by

The Ball meets the Colombian army: An incredible day in the life of The Ball today with Special Olympics Colombia (Página Oficial) included visits to three army bases, parades, national athems, guards of honour, a game of football with the Army`s physically disabled football team made up of players who were injured in combat against an all-star SoF and Special Olympics team and a deeply moving presentation of The Ball at an Army prison.

Thanks to moderator and DJ Andres Garcia

April 23rd, 2014 by

Thanks to moderator and DJ Andres Garcia for covering The Ball`s visit to Piscilago in Colombia. One Ball, One World!

Follow the Honduran Peace Ball’s mission

April 23rd, 2014 by

Follow the Honduran Peace Ball’s mission on its Facebook page Un Balon Un Pueblo… which roughly translates as One Ball, One People https://www.facebook.com/allison.sierra.353?fref=ts

Fundación Carlos Lamboglia

April 23rd, 2014 by

The Ball had a great day sharing the spirit of 21 underprivileged children just outside Bogota. Thanks to the Fundación Carlos Lamboglia for making the visit such a success.

Fundación Carlos Lamboglia

Gracias Special Olympics Colombia y Spirit of Football que hicieron una mañana inolvidable para todos nuestros niños….Andrew Aris y su mensaje por un juego limpio permanecera en todos!

The Honduran Peace Ball

April 21st, 2014 by

After meeting, finding out about and signing The Ball, The President of Honduras asked Spirit of Football to support his idea for the Ball of Peace. Today the Honduran Peace Ball will be kicked off by the President himself. The Ball will ask the people of Honduras the question: How can we make our country safer? Here is a look at El Balon de la Paz Honduras…

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.