PUBLIC NOTICE
UNITED STATES OLYMPIC & PARALYMPIC COMMITTEE
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR RECOGNITION AS THE
NATIONAL GOVERNING BODY FOR BOCCIA IN THE UNITED STATES AND FOR MEMBERSHIP IN THE USOPC AS A PARALYMPIC SPORT ORGANIZATION

This serves as public notice that the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) is seeking applications for recognition as the National Governing Body (NGB) for the sport of Boccia in the United States and for membership in the USOPC as a Paralympic Sport Organization. 

Requirements for recognition as an NGB are set forth in Section 220522 of the Ted Stevens Olympic and Amateur Sports Act and in Section 8 of the USOPC Bylaws. 

Any organization wishing to submit an application must do so by 5:00 PM MDT on Monday, August 9, 2021.

Any organization seeking information concerning the application process or wishing to submit an application may do so by contacting Mark Storey, USOPC Compliance Director, at mark.storey@usopc.org with a copy sent to Laurel Travis at laurel.travis@usopc.org.