• Welcome to Para Boccia Sports Welfare Society | Affiliated Boccia International Spots Federation(BISFed) | Paralympic Committee of India(PCI)

About PBSWS

To make India one of the leading regions of the Para Boccia Sport movement in enabling athletes with an impairment to achieve sporting excellence and inspire and excite the world.

Boccia was practiced for many years as a leisure activity until it was introduced at the New York 1984 Paralympic Games as a competitive sport.

It is practiced in more than 50 countries by those with cerebral palsy or related neurological conditions involving a wheelchair.

Values

The values with which athletes with an impairment are associated have been highlighted by the BISFed as:

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Courage

Para-athletes through their performances showcase to the world what can be achieved when testing your body to its absolute limits.

Determination

Para-athletes have a unique strength of character that combines mental toughness, physical ability and outstanding agility to produce sporting performances that regularly redefine the boundaries of possibility.

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Inspiration

As role models, Para-athletes maximize their abilities, thus empowering and exciting others to participate in sport.

Equality

Through sport Para-athletes challenge stereotypes and transform attitudes, helping to increase inclusion by breaking down social barriers and discrimination towards people with impairments.

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