Posts tagged Adapted sport
Boccia (a kind of adapted Curling)
Boccia is a precision ball sport, similar to bocce, and related to bowls and pétanque. The name Boccia is derived from the Latin word for boss – bottia. The sport is contested at local, national and international levels, by athletes with more severe physical disabilities.
Watch a video here:
Hiking for all – Joelette
The Joëlette was invented by mountain guide, Joël Claudel, who wished to take with him his neview Stéphane for hiking. This tool has only one wheel that allows it to have access to any paths, even the narrowest ones. This seat has to be adapted to the handicap.
Traditional Dances for All!
The Greek associatin TYRTAIOS organises free time activities for person with disabilities. One of them is traditional Greek dances with mixed group, able and disabled.
Watch here the video of a Chasapiko-Sirtaki dance show.