BISFed Development Committee webinars

BISFed announces the preparation of three more webinars by the BISFed Development Committee for delivery in 2021. Please see below for a schedule of the next three webinars, as well as the registration deadline and other information. These live Webinars are available to members of the Boccia community who are…

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Vem e junta-te a nós!

A ParaVida Sport junta-se a Associação Salvador e Associação de paralisia cerebral de Lisboa (APCL) numa atividade de experimentação de Tricicleta (FrameRunning), Boccia e Slalom.A atividade de experimentação irá realizar-se no próximo dia 29 de junho na pista de atletismo Prof. Moniz Pereira. Esta atividade será dinamizada pela APCL no…

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Tandem Bikes are more than what you see!

Tandem bike riders are experiencing the great feeling of riding a bike with another person to enjoy the way and sharing ideas! Like every vehicle or every other tool, tandems have some advantages or disadvantages as well. How could tandem bikes help? Tandem bikes are safe. Two riders can make more…

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Tandem Bikes are more than what you see!
The australian Jessica GALLAGHER and tandem pilot Madison JANSSEN won the bronze medal in the Women's B 1000m Time Trial at velodrome in Rio de Janeiro on 9 September 2016. (Photo by Mauro Ujetto/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

How to ride tandem bikes?

Riding technique FOR tandem bikes Tandem bikes riding for the first time has different feelings for people. Some have bicycle riding experience before, and they know how to run. Some others have no riding experience and may encounter many emotions such as fear, anxiety, stress, excitement, or other feelings. The…

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What is Tandem Bike & All you need to know

How did the Tandem Bike come to be? Bicycling with more than one person is a thrilling experience that anyone can enjoy. A tandem bike, also known as a twin bike, is a tricycle designed to be shared by two people. People of all abilities, couples, parents and children, friends,…

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Para-Equestrian and a brief description on eligibility and classifications

Para-Equestrian is one of the para-sports for those who love to ride on a horse. The Equestrian refers to the sport that people sit on horseback or sit on a horse-drawn vehicle and move by horse(s). The horse is an essential part of this sport. Horse riding is an activity…

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Para-Equestrian and a brief description on eligibility and classifications
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The Last Boccia international competition is CANCELED!

The Last Boccia competition before the Paralympic Games is Canceled! The International Federation of Boccia [BISFed] decided yesterday (15.3.2021) to cancel the BISFed 2021 Póvoa Boccia World Open in Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal in July of 2021.According to BISfed and the Organizing Committee, they tried to make this event for…

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What is Para Ice Hockey and who is eligible?

Ice hockey is a team sport playing on ice indoor or outdoor, a very active and exciting sport that needs fast reactions and excellent cooperation between players and teammates. On the other hand, Para hockey or para ice hockey is a Paralympic sport version of ice hockey invented at a…

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What is Para Ice Hockey and who is eligible?
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Try the Race Runner if you don’t want to stop!

Every tool or vehicle is invented because of solving a problem. There are millions of issues in the world, and there are millions of solutions for them. Running was a problem for those with cerebral palsy and the others who had problems with their feet or wheelchair users. Race runner…

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What is the CP Bowls game? Rules and Eligibilities

As with other CP sports and based on disability rights, CP Bowls is for those with cerebral palsy interested in this sport. This sport as CPs’ had many changes over the years. Playing with heavy bowls, propelling the bow to rest as close as possible to the other bowls (the smaller…

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What is the CP Bowls game? Rules and Eligibilities
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