Date(s) - Feb. 06, 2016
Chapter name: USA Boccia
Hosted by: Riekes Center
Contact: Cathy Drobny
Phone: 785 272-5754
Registration closes: 02/06/2016Event details:
Boccia is a throwing sport. It is played at the Paralympic level by athletes with quadriplegia. It is open to person with physical and/or neurological disabilities. It it requires both skill and strategy.
The balls are leather and can be thrown, rolled or put into play with a ramp. Boccia can be played by Teams ( 3 against 3), Pairs (2 against 2) or 1 on 1.
USA Boccia wants to train coaches, officials and identify potential athletes who can compete on TEAM USA.
Registration for Veterans and Staff is covered by a grant through the Dept. of Veterans Affairs.
Non-Veterans who have a Spinal Cord Injury and their Staff are covered by a grant from the Craig H Neilsen Foundation.
All other participants, community recreation programs, schools are also welcome. Your registration is $10 ( cash please ).
Registration includes the workshop, lunch, a short tournament and a resource guide
Register through firstname.lastname@example.org or call 785 272 -5754.
This workshop can be customized for beginners or for advanced. Let us know how we can customize this workshop for you!
Check out Boccia at www.usaboccia.org