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Boccia

September 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 13, 2019

Come out to try boccia!  All abilities welcome!

You are invited to an intro to boccia, a precision ball sport, similar to bocce.  The sport is contested at local, national and international levels, by athletes with physical disabilities.  It was originally designed to be played by people with Cerebral Palsy, but now includes athletes with other various abilities.  In 1984 it became a Paralympic sport, and in 2008 was being practiced in over 50 countries worldwide.

When and Where?

The second Thursday of the month: September 13, October 11, November 8, December 13, January 10, February 14, March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13.

6:00 – 7:30

Sergeant Tommy Prince Place
90 Sinclair St

For more details, please contact David Kron, (204) 982-4842 or davidk@cerebralpalsy.mb.ca.

RSVP to each date individually to Dominique Gagne, (204) 258-6500 or dgagne@rccinc.ca.

Boccia partners are the Cerebral Palsy Association of Manitoba, the Rehabilitation Centre for Children, the Society for Manitobans with Disabilities, the Manitoba Cerebral Palsy Sports Association, the Children’s Rehabilitation Foundation, and SSCY Network.

Details

Date:
September 13
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue

Sergeant Tommy Prince Place
90 Sinclair St
Winnipeg, R2X 1X1
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