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BISFed launches its ‘Making Boccia Accessible’ Project

BISFed President David Hadfield and Head of Classification Elsa Matthee will be at the Hope School for physically disabled learners in Johannesburg on Saturday 28th March to launch a worldwide initiative to grow and develop boccia. continue reading

Entries open for the 2015 BISFed World Open – Seoul

Entries have now been opened for federations to submit their first entries for the 2015 Boccia World Open in Seoul. The event will take place between 18th to 24th July at the SK Olympic Handball Gymnasium and will hopefully see over 100 athletes participate to earn valuable world ranking points towards the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. continue reading

Exceptional response to the 2015 Boccia World Open, Poznan

The response from federations wanting to participate in the first Boccia World Open of 2015 has been exceptional. The event, due to be held in Poznan from the 17th-22nd June received entry forms from 29 federations by the entry deadline. continue reading

BISFed visit Rio…

BISFed President David Hadfield and Vice President Joaquim Viegas visited Rio de Janeiro this week for progress meetings on preparation for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. continue reading