Boccia Blast 2017
Oct.27, 28 & 29
At: Carling Heights Community Centre, London
Registration is open now and closes September 30th.
Link to register: http://bocciablast.siplay.com/site/
Fees and schedule of events
The entry fees are $175 for athletes and $60 for coaches and extra people, sports assistants are free
Schedule of events
The technical package will be sent out October 7th
- Equipment check will be Friday
- Classification will be Friday
- Team and pairs will be Friday , athletes being classified must play
- Individual play will be Saturday and Sunday.
The London Cannonballs is a local club that caters to athletes with disabilities through the sport of boccia. Played indoors, with leather balls, this game akin to the favorite Italian pastime allows for people with severe disabilities to become and remain active.
Run by athletes and volunteers, the Cannonballs are an incredibly positive force in the lives of many. From recreation to competition London Cannonballs athletes transcend their disabilities with every ball they throw.
The club provides opportunities to players just starting out as well as elite amateur athletes. The Cannonballs gives athletes assistance in traveling to many competitions around Ontario, Canada and the world. Club members have competed at World Championships, Pan-American and Paralympic Games across the globe.