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BISFed 2017 Seville World Open – 2 weeks to go!!
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BISFed 2017 Seville World Open – 2 weeks to go!!

There are now only 2 weeks until the penultimate international competition in Europe for 2017. FEDPC will host the BISFed 2017 Seville World Open in Spain. Almost 100 competitors will descend on the Spanish city to earn those valuable World Ranking points that will aid qualification into the 2018 World Championships in Liverpool next year.

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BISFed 2017 Poznan Regional Open Championships – Individual Results

The Polish Boccia Association hosted yet another World Class event last week. Over 80 athletes from across Europe descended on Poznan for the BISFed 2017 Poznan Regional Open Championships. The event game athletes in Europe their 2nd opportunity to earn ranking points from the Regional Open Championship tier event. The tier was introduced for the first time this year by the BISFed Competition Committee to encourage more of our members to provide more opportunities for the athletes for elite level competition.

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BISFed announces Doping Ban

The Boccia International Sports Federation (BISFed) has announced that Russian boccia athlete Dimitri Kozmin has been suspended for one year for an Anti-Doping Rule violation. Kozmin returned an adverse analytical finding for trimetazidene in a urine sample provided on 23 May 2016 while competing at the BISFed World Open in Dubai, UAE. Trimetazidene is included on the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) 2016 Prohibited List (S.4. Hormone and Metabolic Modulators) and is prohibited at all times, both in and out of competition.

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Two New Members!

BISFed can now announce two new members. Georgia and Iceland have taken advantage of the new member offer that was introduced in 2015, an offer that has now been taken up by 13 further members. In addition to the two confirmed members, 5 other organisations have been in contact to discuss how they can get involved.

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Call for BISFed Committee Members

After electing a new board on 29th June, the BISFed board can now confirm a new committee structure. There will be 5 committees (Competition and Rules; Referees; Development; Classification; Anti-Doping) with the following acting as Committee Chair:

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BISFed 2017 European Regional Open Championships, Poznan

There are just 3 weeks to go until the BISFed 2017 European Regional Open Championships, Poznan. Over 80 players will compete in the 2nd European Regional Open Championships of the year.

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New World Ranking System

The BISFed Competition Committee have now released the new World Ranking System for the 2017-2020 quadrennial. The new system has been developed using the knowledge of the Competition Committee and the mathematical expertise of UK Sport’s Intelligence Team. The proposed method has been put through extensive simulations using data from past events and will go through further testing prior to its introduction ahead of the 2018 season. continue reading

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BISFed elects a new Board at Second General Assembly in Hong Kong

On 29th May 2017, BISFed held its second General Assembly in Hong Kong, hosted by the National Paralympic Committee of Hong Kong. 24 Full BISFed members attended the meeting to hear reports of progress, debate motions and elect a new Board.

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BISFed 2017 Asia & Oceania Championships

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BISFed 2017 Asia & Oceania Championships, Hong Kong – Individual Results

There were 8 incredible matches to round off a truly remarkable competition in Hong Kong. The BISFed 2017 Asia & Oceania Championships have produced some of the highest quality competition in recent years with the top athletes pushing each other in all classes.

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