Boccia Canada News

Women in Boccia Coach Mentorship Program Kicks Off at the National Boccia Training Centre

March 9, 2023

Mentor Monique Camirand with mentees Tiffany Gaudette and Adriana Guzman (pictured right to left) spent time at the INSQ with some of Boccia Canada’s High-Performance Team Ottawa, ON (March 9, 2023) – Boccia Canada and the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) have partnered together to pilot the Women in Boccia Coach Mentorship Program. The program is…

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Boccia Canada becomes a Signatory of Abuse-Free Sport

February 7, 2023

Boccia Canada adds Abuse-Free Sport participation to Safe Sport program Ottawa, ON (February 7, 2023) – Boccia Canada is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to join Abuse-Free Sport, the new independent program to prevent and address maltreatment in sport.Boccia Canada and its stakeholders at the national level will have access to the…

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Boccia Espoir Team Returns for Second Year

January 31, 2023

Olivier Dussault and Olivier Roy (pictured left to right) are returning athletes to the 2023 Espoir team, both based in Québec City Ottawa, ON (January 31, 2023) – The National Boccia Espoir Team has been announced with new and returning talent making up the squad. Olivier Dussault (Québec City, QC) and Olivier Roy (Québec City, QC) make their…

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2023 National Boccia Team Announced

December 20, 2022

Seven of the ten athletes of the 2023 National Boccia Team at the recent Rio de Janeiro World Boccia Championships Ottawa, ON (December 20, 2022) – The 2023 National Boccia Team selection was announced today, representing the best boccia athletes in Canada. All athletes selected to the team proved their potential on the international competition scene…

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Alison Levine and Iulian Ciobanu Cap Off the Rio World Boccia Championships with a Bronze Medal

December 13, 2022

Iulian Ciobanu and Alison Levine smile with their bronze medal and trophy alongside longtime coach, César Nicolai Ottawa, ON (December 13, 2022) – The BC4 Pair, Alison Levine (Montréal, QC) and Iulian Ciobanu (Montréal, QC) leave the World Championships with a bronze medal, defeating Japan 3-1 this afternoon in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This is the first…

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