2023 North American Cup – Punto Raffa Volo

Join us in Montreal, Canada as we resurrect the tradition of the North American Cup after a not playing for several years. Many of the finest PRV (Punto Raffa Volo) players from Canada and the USA will compete.

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Entry Fee

  • $300 CAD per team
  • Entry fees must be sent by Money Order or Bank Draft payable to the order of Association Bouliste Canadienne (A.B.C.) Inc.
  • Please forward Team Application Form by email to aquerrera@videotron.ca
  • Attach your Money Order or Bank Draft to a copy of the Team Application Form and mail it to
    Association Bouliste Canadienne (A. B.C.) Inc. 3164 Avenue Des Gouverneurs, Laval, Québec H7E 5L2


  • This will be a prize money tournament. Prize money indicated above is based on 16 teams however, if less than 16 teams
  • The prize money will be adjusted accordingly


  • Full “Punto Raffa Volo” rules will apply
  • “Triples Tournament” (3 players)
  • Format will be changed to (triples, single doubles) if we have only 10 teams at entry deadline.
  • Team format open to men and women or mix teams
  • Each team must wear identical jerseys
  • Open practice for all teams will be May 5th between 13.00 and 16:00
  • Qualification round will be group play
  • Games will be to 12 points
  • Tournament will be capped at 20 teams

2019 World Bocce Championship – Punto Raffa Volo

The 2019 World Bocce Championship for Punto Raffa Volo is being held from March 4 – March 11, 2019 in Tucuman, Argentina.  Tucuman is where Argentina signed it’s declaration of independence.

The Confederacion Argentina De Bochas Facebook Page will be streaming the games live.  I will also be streaming some live videos on my Facebook Page (Joe Quartarone).  I will be with Team USA as the Head of Delegation, along with Teresa Passaglia who is Laura De La Rosa’s coach.  Laura will compete in the Women’s Singles tournament and Jose Botto will represent the USA in the Men’s Singles event.  Together they will play in the Mixed Doubles competition.  This is the introduction of  Mixed Doubles into the World Bocce Championship.