BOCCIA

Boccia Wales

BOCCIA WALES

 

Boccia is a Paralympic sport for athletes with disabilities that have a major impact on motor skills. Boccia is a target ball sport belonging to the same family as petanque and bowls.


To find out what Boccia is, click on the links below to watch videos that best describe the sport 


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2nXhoc2OE-g


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vv4-NZqhnDM

Boccia Wales was formed in 2007 with the aim of developing a pathway for players from Grass Roots to Elite Competitive opportunities.

 

Since its inception Wales has been represent at National & International level, with Jacob Thomas from Pembrokeshire representing GB at the London 2012 Paralympic Games.

 

For information on opportunities local to you go our club search pages, whilst competitive opportunities information can be made through our Academy Manager, Gerwyn Owen gerwyn.owen@disabilitysportwales.com or 02920 344926/07918716344

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