Benefits of Playing Boccia
Boccia can be enjoyed by persons of all ages and persons with a wide variety of disabilities. It can be played for recreation, as a competitive sport, or for physical education in school programs. The game requires planning and strategy in trying to place game balls for maximum scoring. It also can aid in developing or increasing hand/eye coordination. For individuals with severe disabilities, the game can easily be adapted to allow players with function limitations to use chutes and ramps to place their game balls into play creating an inclusive environment.