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Learn to Play boccia!

February 6, 2016
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Date/Time
Date(s) - Feb. 06, 2016
08:30am-03:00pm

Location
Riekes Center

Sport(s)

  • Boccia

Chapter name: USA Boccia

Hosted by: Riekes Center

Contact: Cathy Drobny

Phone: 785 272-5754

Email: cathy.drobny@gmail.com

Website: www.usaboccia.org

Registration closes: 02/06/2016

Event 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 cathy.drobny@gmail.com 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

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