Boccia England

Heathcoat Cup 17/18 Sheffield


Ponds Forge International Sports Centre
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08:45 09:15 Registration
09:30 10:30 First round



Times and courts




When can I enter this competition?

Entries are NOW open! Please enter online, please contact us at if you need to enter via other means.

Who can enter this competition?
  • This competition is for anyone that fits into the BC1-BC8

  • You can only enter ONE Heathcoat Cup competition.

  • If you are invited to The BE Cup competitions you CAN NOT enter a Heathcoat Cup competition.

How do I enter?

You can enter online up until Friday 3rd November.

You must be a member, to become a member set up an account

Problems registering?

Please make sure you have added a player profile to your account.

You need a current membership to enter any competition.

I have entered The BE Cup, can I enter the Heathcoat Cup too?

No, you can only enter one competition pathway - The BE Cup or Heathcoat Cup.

I don't have a classification, can I still enter?

Yes, please ensure you add a self-classification to the player profile section of your online account. Guidance about the different classifications can be found here.

You will then be seen by one of our classifiers during the competition.

When will I receive my confirmation letter?

We no longer send confirmation letters, your competition registration appears on your account once you have registered and paid.

Rules and guidelines

Are any competition guidelines available?

Yes - Rules and Guidelines 2017/18

How does qualification for the finals work?

Qualification is based on a quota:
1-3 players = 1 qualifier
4-9 players = 2 qualifiers
10+ players = 3 qualifiers

On the day

What time is registration?

Registration is at 9am, if you have any problems please call 07824 317993

Where is registration?

Registration takes place in the sports hall, as you enter the sports centre turn right at main reception.


Can I practice before my matches?

Yes there will be practice courts available in the sports hall, they will open at 8:30am.

Will a schedule of matches be available before the competition?

A provisional schedule will be released w/c 6th November. A final schedule will be published on the morning of the competition, once all players have registered.

Can I buy lunch and refreshments on the day?

There is a cafe onsite that will be open 9am – 6pm, please note Ponds Forge is a busy sports centre so leave plenty of time if you are purchasing food/drinks from the cafe.

What else is happening on the day?

Look out for the following exciting activities:
- Coaches Corner - speak to one of our qualified coaches
- Club Forum - ask our club development officer Marc
Scott about clubs!
- Raffle - don't forget to enter the Heathcoat Raffle
- Selfie Station - take a boccia selfie and share #HeathcoatCup

How accessible is the venue?

There are disabled parking bays in the sport facility car park. The car park charges can be found here

The car park can get very busy so please leave time to find alternative parking, information is provided here


The sports centre now has accessible 'changing places' facilities.


How can I travel to the venue?

Details of the venue location can be found at the top of this page. The nearest train station is Sheffield station

Where is the nearest accommodation?

See Tripadvisor

Where are the nearest restaurants?

See Tripadvisor