Special Needs

Soundball is Blind Tennis specially adapted to the needs of the visually impaired.

Soundball

Soundball is Tennis specially adapted to the needs of the visually impaired. It is played indoors on a badminton court with special sponge balls that rattle. Soundball Singapore is part of Sports for the Blind


The volunteers at Soundball Singapore aim to use Soundball to inspire the visually impaired to strive beyond their perceived limits. We hope to promote further awareness of this sport, with a goal for it to be included in the 2024 Paralympics.

Impact To Date

10

players supported

12

volunteer hours commited

Scale Of The Problem

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World blindness

0.5% of the world's population is blind;
approximately 39 million people.

Top causes

22% Glaucoma, 13.5% Age-Related Macular Degeneration
10.5% Diabetic Retinopathy, 54% others.

What We've Done