The annual 「 Hong Kong Boccia Competition for the Elderly 

Since 2013 , Helping Hand have been introducing and promoting this sport to the elderly , and provide related training so that they can show their skills and enjoy the sport. 

 

The ball used in boccia is very light and suitable for all people, including the frail and even wheelchair-bound elderly and disabled people.It is the best sport for elderly  as it can strengthen their back strength and hand-eye coordination, help them to develop their potential, affirm their self-image and widen their social circle.

The tournament attracts more than 1,000 participants every year, reflecting the popularity of boccia among the elderly.

 

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