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Bocce

Sports Offered

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, and is offered in over 33 countries worldwide. Bocce is a game of skill and strategy that can be played by athletes of all abilities.


Upcoming Bocce Events

Sunday, May 6, 2018
Valley City State University, Valley City

Thursday, June 7, 2018Saturday, June 9, 2018
Fargo, ND

Bocce Results

Click here to view results from the 2017 State Summer Games

Click here to view results from the 2017 State Bocce Tournament (Fall)


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