Week 1 Recap

The weather was perfect, and I couldn’t have been any more excited to play bocce. And what happened once I did play bocce? Well, lets just say it would it be an accurate statement to say that I was freaking brothers every way like M.J. Also, I don’t recall having to use my A.K. so you know what that means . . .

That’s right it was a good day all around. A good day for me, a good day for Turbo Bocce, and if you happened to be playing bocce on Wednesday I sure hope it was a good day for you too.

While its possible to have lots of fun no matter whether you win, … Read More »

Newbie’s Guide to Turbo Bocce

The season starts THIS WEEK!  So whether you are new to the league, or just need a refresher on how we play, here is your place for some quick info.

How to play in 5 easy steps (skip if you already know how to play):

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1) Flip a coin (or agree on another way to choose who shoots first)

2) The team who gets the first shot also gets to place the starting box (usually referred to as “the box” or sometimes “the mat”) and gets to throw the pallino.  The person who throws the pallino has to throw the first ball (must have one foot touching the starting box).

3) From that point on … Read More »

Turbo Bocce Calendar

Important dates to keep in mind.

 

Saturday May 14- Blind Draw Tournament – get some practice in before the season starts and meet new people in our league in this FREE tournament that will have a mini-beer fest attached to it!

Wednesday May 18- Turbo Bocce open house.  If you are new to Turbo Bocce and want to try it out free of charge and commitment, or if you already play in our league and want to invite friends to come check it out, this is the day to do it!  Everybody who comes will get a free slice of pizza and a free beer, as well as a free lesson on how to play Turbo Bocce (if you need one).

Tuesday May 24 … Read More »

Top 10 Reasons to Play Turbo Bocce

Turbo Bcce was invented in Syracuse with rules that make it perfect for our city.  Here are 10 more reasons to try Turbo Bocce.

 

#1) Playing Bocce is the absolute best way to be social and meet new people

Did you know that bocce is considered America’s most social sport? Think it over, and you’ll see why that makes sense. When you play bocce you’re standing right next to your opponents, interacting with them. In our league you’ll often find yourself sharing drinks and food with the people you are playing against. You can’t help but meet new people and make new friends. Now contrast that with other recreational sports. If you play kickball or softball you are not really interacting … Read More »