The International Boccia Tournament takes place from 26th untill 28th of May 2017.
Boccia is a target ball sport belonging to the same family as petanque. Athletes throw, kick or use a ramp to propel leather balls (red or blue) as close as they can to a white target ball, or jack. Each side has six balls per ‘end’, and each end is timed. The jack is thrown first. Boccia is played by athletes with cerebral palsy and athletes with other disabilities which affect motor skills. Boccia can be played by individuals, pairs, or teams of three. All events are mixed gender.

The tournament is played according to the rules and regulations of