Bocce is an Italian game. The basic principle of the sport is to roll a bocce ball closest to the target ball, which is called a palina. Bocce as a Special Olympics sport provides people with special needs the opportunity to have social contact, develop physically and to gain self-confidence. Next to soccer and golf, bocce is the third most participated sport in the world.
Events offered in Special Olympics bocce ball are singles, doubles and unified doubles.
Our season starts mid-June and goes until mid-August. We practice once each week. Check back for more information or contact for addtional information.