DASA hosts a large competition every year in May. The Gateway Games offers competition for track and field, archery, boccia, paralympic powerlifting, and swimming. Keep an eye on our calendar for dates, times, and locations.
The DASA Competition Team will also travel to several out of state competitions. Keep an eye on >our calendar for dates, times, and locations.
USA Boccia Nationals
To be eligible to register for USA Boccia Nationals as an athlete, coach, or sports assistant, you must be a member of USA Boccia. An athlete’s eligibility for the USA Boccia Nationals is based on meeting the classification requirements outlined in the BISFed Boccia Rules for BC1, BC2, BC3, & BC4, BC5, and Open.
You can also train for the USA Paralympic Boccia Team!
It was originally presented as a sport for athletes with cerebral palsy but is now open to male and female athletes with severe locomotor disabilities of a cerebral or non-cerebral origin, including individuals with CP, stroke, traumatic brain injury, high-level spinal cord injuries, muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) and arthrogryposis.
If you’re new to slBoccia and interested in playing on the DASA team or going for the gold, contact us today!