The Danish Special Olympics national team and club team Glostrup IC, brought home Gold in the A-and B-series while Boldklubben Enghaven won Bronze at the Special Olympics European 7-a-side Football Tournament from June 28th until July 1st.
The 7 a-side football tournament was dedicated to players with intellectual disabilities at low ability level similar to the 2009 event held in Portugal. More than 160 eager players from ten countries participated. The countries were Switzerland, Poland, Russia, Monaco, Hungary, Iceland, Great Britain, Malta, Belgium and Denmark. The event was possible thanks to co-funding from UEFA, the Danish Disabled Federation and local sponsor Wurth. 12 teams displayed skill and good spirits on and off the pitch at the Ballarat Sports Park, Ballerup, Copehnagen where the Tournement was held.