Based on a number of scientific researches, we can quite confidently say, that regular physical activity is getting more and more important during aging. This also applies to people with disabilities. Maintaining physical fitness through daily exercises is easy and safe way of preserving motor and cognitive skills.
A snowshoe is footwear for walking over snow. Snowshoes work by distributing the weight of the person over a larger area so that the person's foot does not sink completely into the snow, a quality called "flotation". Snowshoeing is a form of hiking.
Paralympic swimming is an adaptation of the sport of swimming for athletes with disabilities. Paralympic swimming is contested not only at the Summer Paralympic Games, but at disabled sports competitions throughout the world. The sport is governed by the International Paralympic Committee, hence the name of "Paralympic" swimming.
BOCCIA IS A PRECISION BALL GAME, SIMILAR TO BOCCE BOWLS AND PÉTANQUE.
THE WORD ‘BOCCIA’ IS DERIVED FROM THE ITALIAN WORD MEANING TO BOWL, AND THIS FAMILY OF SPORTS IS PROBABLY THE EARLIEST GAME EVER PLAYED BY MANKIND – CARVINGS OF EGYPTIAN FIGURES THROWING STONES HAVE BEEN RECORDED AS EARLY AS 5200 BC.