2022 National Championships!

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

 

BISFed_International_Boccia_Rules_2021_2024_v.2.0

Master Competition Manual 2022 – coming soon

Athlete with Assistants Listing – Will be posted  prior to the tournament

Team & Pairs Listing – Will be posted prior to the tournament

 

Game Schedules:
Will be posted online and throughout the tournament.

 

Dates:: August 4-7, 2022

 

Registration: – opening soon!

Individual Tournament Only:  $400

Both Individual and Pairs/ Teams $425

Coach, Assistant Coach, or Sports Assistant: $100

 

Athletes staying at HQ hotel (doubletree) are eligible for a room rebate assessed against the registration fee after the tournament.

 

Volunteer Waiver: LINK

 

Venue:

Alliant Energy Powerhouse Arena

370 First Ave NE Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401

 

Tournament Schedule: (tentative)

Travel Recommendations:

Arrival Plan: No later than Wednesday afternoon.  Some Coaching and/or Classification Courses/Clinics may begin Wednesday Morning

Departures: Plan on leaving no earlier than after 4:00 pm on Sunday, August 7

 

Wednesday, August 3:

  • Referee Course (possible)
  • Classifier Course (anticipated)

Thursday, August 4: (Times still TBA)

  • Classification
  • Equipment Checks
  • Coaching Course
  • Player Clinics
  • Community Outreach Clinics
  • Referee Course
  • Elite Player Training

 

Friday, August 5:

  • Team & Pairs Competition,
  • Individual Competition (possible)

 

Saturday, August 6:

  • Individual Competition
  • Annual General Membership Meeting (AGM): Evening

 

Sunday, August 7:

  • Individual Competition
  • Awards Ceremonies

 

Equipment: BALLS (Licensed)

USA Boccia will NOT require the new Stamped Balls for the USA Boccia 2022 National Championships.

For the USA Boccia 2022 Nationals, either stamped or unstamped balls may be used as long as they pass the normal ball check procedures: weight, roll, and circumference tests.

 

Athletes focused on International Level Competition need to check with their coach about their Ball Requirements.

 

Transportation:

Transportation from the Airport to the Hotel(s): contact your hotel

If you are not staying in the Headquarters Host Hotel (DoubleTree) then you are responsible for your own transportation to the competition venue.

 

Volunteers:

We always need many volunteers!

 

Interested in volunteering at USA Boccia Nationals?

We have developed a form that will allow us to match your interests/skills with our volunteer needs. Please click on the link below, complete the questions, and submit your response. You will be contacted with more information about your volunteer experience as we get closer to our competition date. Thank you for your interest in being a volunteer at USA Boccia Nationals.

 

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd3Ew2CVck5gCvz5EJMZHaMbMhMxBIwgSy0GiwwQmrTGgM8LQ/viewform?usp=sf_link

 

For Nationals Questions Please Contact one of the Below:  

General: Eric Pfeifer =  eric.pfeifer@usaboccia.org

 

 

Lodging:

Host Hotels:

HeadQuarters Hotel: Doubletree by Hilton

This is a fabulous hotel and IS ADJACENT to the venue!

You can park the vehicle and never need to move it for the whole trip!

Dozens of restaurants within walking/rolling distance next to Venue & This Hotel.

USA Boccia has secured room blocks with guaranteed prices but you must use the USA Boccia Codes when reserving.  NO Other rewards, points, etc will recognize our pricing.  ONLY those utilizing our room block are eligible for the room rebate program.

A special Shower ONLY Suite has been reserved in HQ hotel for those needing it.

  1. Headquarters Hotel: DoubleTree by Hilton Cedar Rapids
  2. Address: 350 First Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52401 (adjacent to competition venue)

Room Rate: $140 per night (if reserved in our room block only)

Room Rebate is available to players staying at HQ hotel for up to $30 off their registration fees payable after the tournament.

Room Block Reservation Email: TBA

Phone:

Room Block Reservation Link:

https://www.my-event.hilton.com/usaboccianationalchampionships/

 

Secondary Hotels:

  1. All of these hotels will require your own personal transportation between the hotel and venue.  They are approximately 10 minutes away from the competition venue.  The tournament will NOT be providing transportation between these Secondary Hotels and the Competition venues.
  2. a) Homewood Suites by Hilton
  3. Address: 1140 Park Place NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52402

Room Rate: $119.00

Room Block Reservation: www.my-event.hilton.com/cidpphx-boc-e2005e0f-f159-4e46-9cc6-e75134d8cae6/

Room Block Reservation Link:

For reservations call 319-832-1130 and dial 1 for reservations.  Ask for USA Boccia and use the group code BOC.

If guests have issues making reservations they can reach out to:

Matthew Kreutner

Director of Sales: Hampton & Homewood Suites

Office #: 319-832-1130 Ext. 2

matthew.kreutner@hilton.com

 

b) Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton

  1. Address: 1130 Park Place NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52402

Room Rate: $112.00

Room Block Reservation Email: www.my-event.hilton.com/cidpphx-boc-e2005e0f-f159-4e46-9cc6-e75134d8cae6/

Room Block Reservation Link:

For reservations call 319-832-1130 and dial 1 for reservations.  Ask for USA Boccia and use the group code BOC.

If guests have issues making reservations they can reach out to:

Matthew Kreutner

Director of Sales: Hampton & Homewood Suites

Office #: 319-832-1130 Ext. 2

matthew.kreutner@hilton.com

 

c) Marriott Cedar Rapids

  1. Address: 1200 Collins Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Room Rate: $115.00

Room Block Reservation Email: TBA

Phone: 319-393-6600

Room Block Reservation Link: Click Here

 

d) Quality Inn at Collins Road

  1. Address: 1200 Collins Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Room Rate: $80.00

Room Block Reservation Email: TBA

Phone: 319-393-8247

Room Block Reservation Link: USA Boccia

 

 

 

 

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