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Pointing styles

Here’s a brief look at the pointing technique of some of the good pointers at the 2009 Pallino d’Oro played on the lightning fast, synthetic surfaced courts at Michigan’s Palazzo di Bocce. Notice that in international rules you may step … Continue reading

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A tale of open rules

The bocce generally played in North America is very different from the game played in the rest of the world (which is governed by international rules).  International rules are well codified and standardized for two games – 1) punto, raffa, … Continue reading

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Hey, I don’t claim to be a bocce pro.  Heck, I’m not even a very good player – but no one loves the sport more than I do.  My contribution to the game is in having interviewed many of the … Continue reading

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