Another chapter is written in the Brazil-Canada boccia rivalry

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – When Marcelo dos Santos released his final ball of the game he left Canada stunned and the hometown crowd in a frenzy. The Brazilian’s ball nestled itself inches from the jack and a sea of yellow jerseys erupted loudly at Carioca Arena 2 as Canada’s BC4 mixed boccia pair of […]

Canadian boccia athletes believe their throwing power is key to Rio win

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Marco Dispaltro and Iulian Ciobanu believe the power they produce when throwing gives their boccia group an edge over other countries at the Paralympics. And, they’re sure they can back up their claim. “Our team I can say without any hesitation, we’re the most powerful team, but we’re the youngest […]