Bocce Terms

[ultimate_heading main_heading=”Bocce Terminology” alignment=”left” spacer=”line_only” spacer_position=”middle” line_height=”1″ line_color=”#9d1825″ sub_heading_margin=”margin-bottom:5px;” main_heading_margin=”margin-bottom:5px;” spacer_margin=”margin-bottom:5px;”] Below is a list of terms and definitions used in the sport of bocce by the Bocce Standards Association for Court Bocce. [/ultimate_heading] Advantage – The team throwing the pallino is said to have “pallino advantage” because they get to place the pallino where…

History of Bocce

[ultimate_heading main_heading=”The History of Bocce” alignment=”left” spacer=”line_only” spacer_position=”bottom” line_height=”1″ line_color=”#9d1825″ spacer_margin=”margin-bottom:20px;”][/ultimate_heading] According to historians, the game of Bocce had been popular for OVER 5,000 YEARS! Throwing balls toward a target is the oldest game known to mankind. As early as 5000 B.C. the Egyptians played a form of Bocce with polished rocks. Bocce Ball was…