Athletes Attend 2016 National Boccia Squad Selection Camp

(Montreal, QC- April 25) Boccia Canada is proud to announce the athletes that attended the 2016 National Boccia Training Squad Selection Camp from April 23-25 at the Institute National du Sport in Montreal.

Over three days the top boccia players from across the country were put through their paces by national team coaches in drills designed to measure their physical, tactical and strategic abilities.

Athletes attending the camp were vying for a position on the 2016-2017 National Boccia Training Squad. The athletes representing Canada at International events in 2016-2017 are selected from the squad.


Hanif Mawji

Hometown: Burnaby, BC

Chris Halpen 

Hometown: Point-Claire, QC

Brock Richardson

Hometown: Toronto, ON

Josee Lamothe

Hometown: Saint-Célestin, QC

Adam Dukovich

Hometown: London, ON

Tammy McLeod

Hometown: Strathroy, ON

Dave Richer

Hometown: Montreal, QC

Mike Mercer 

Hometown: Grand Falls-Windsor, NL

Benoit Ostiguy

Hometown: Montreal, QC

Paul Gauthier 

Hometown: Vancouver, BC

Eric Bussière

Hometown: Arthabaska, QC

Bruno Garneau 

Hometown: Dolbeau, QC

Philippe Lord

Hometown: Montreal, QC

Kevin D. Shaw 

Hometown: Ottawa, ON

Marco Dispaltro

Hometown: Montreal, QC

Alison Levine 

Hometown: Montreal, QC

Iulian Ciobanu 

Hometown: Chisinau, Republic of Moldova

Caroline Vietniek 

Hometown: Burnaby, BC



For more information contact:

Jennifer Larson

Program Manager, Boccia Canada

(613) 890-5101

Athletes Attend 2016 National Boccia Squad Selection Camp