Triumph over disability in Fiji

Yesterday also marked the International Day of People with Disability and FPC senior sports development officer Saimoni Nainoca said this was the first time ever that people from all over the country could attend the event.The three sports played yesterday were Boccia pronounced botch-ya, a target game with similar rules to bocce or lawn bowls; goalball, a three-a-side indoor court game developed for players who have visual impairments and sitting volleyball, an alternative version to traditional standing volleyball using a smaller court and lower net.

via Triumph over disability – Fiji Times Online.

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