Elias Mastoras is the current IBSA Blind Football Chairman
2021-2025. He received the 1 st place at EU Sports Awards in
May 2022 for the “A ball for all” campaign.
He is an adults' educator and a youth trainer in the E + Youth National Agencies of Greece and Cyprus and SALT0 Inclusion – Diversity “Mobility Taster” based in Brussels.
He is a FIDE Chess Trainer and a FIDE Master as a chess player; he runs the “Say Chess” Academy in Panorama since 1999. He was the national coach of Greek Blind delegation in Chess Olympiad in Brazil, 1996.
He was a Rio2016 Referee Coordinator and World Referee Coordinator 2013-2017, and a Referee of Gold Medal Match in Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008.
He patented the unique light sound ball, which is available only for donation. In the first four years of the #ABallforAll campaign, more than 10.000 mini blind footballs have been distributed in 213 countries and territories on 5 continents.
Elias is the legal representative of Orama Neon Youthorama NGO. You can contact him directly at firstname.lastname@example.org