2018 PETANQUE COMPETITIONS AND FIXTURES AND CLUB NEWS
21st Anglia Junior Team Coaching Dun Cow Bardwell 2pm to 4pm
21stMOULES & BOULES Aldeburgh
The annual Moules & Boules Pairs will be held at the Jimmy Robinson Pistes
at Aldeburgh Seafront.
Entry will be limited to 32 pairs.
Qualifying matches and subsequent knock-out stages will be played to the
Leagues ''7 end system'' as we only have 4 pistes in operation.
Entry Fee will be £12 per pair and will be first
come, first served.
If the event is over-subscribed, then a ''Reserve
List'' will be compiled
21st to 22nd British Open 2018 is the first of a brand
new Pétanque tournament taking place in the North of England.
Hosted at Heckmondwike Pétanque Club on their new, purpose built,
Play will commence on the afternoon of Saturday 21st July and will
qualifiers for Sunday’s main draw. Saturday evening will feature social
play, as well
as a precision shooting event for those wishing to enter. In addition,
there will be
food in the way of wood fired pizza and hot sandwiches, fun & the
coming together of
players from across the UK and beyond.
Sunday 22nd July will be when the competition gets serious as we will
commencement of the main draws. Teams will be engaged in fierce contest
strive to become the first La British Open Champions.
Prize money for the event starts at a pot of £1500, based on 50 teams
increases of the prize fund will be announced as more sponsors are
guaranteed first prize will be announced closer to the event.
The La British Open main event is a triples tournament and therefore
teams consisting of 3 or 4 players. The entrance fee is £10 per player
(£30 team of
3, £40 team of 4).
You can either email your team details to email@example.com or message
facebook page facebook.com/labritishopen/
22nd Bob Carter
Prime Pairs Bob Carter Centre Norwich Registration 10.15 for 10.30 start.
Limited to 20 teams so pre entry advisable Entry £10.00 per pair. 5 games ( Not
Timed) Random Draw round 1 then Snake Fantastic prizes for first 4 places in
wine. Bar Open and Food available to purchase. Entries to James Shreeve James.Shreeve16@gmail.com
22nd Arundel Open Doubles Summer Doubles
for the Liz Hordern Cup Impulse Leisure Centre,
Lancing Manor, Old Shoreham Road, Lancing BN15 0PH.
our club terrain within Arundel Football Club ground
Road Arundel BN18 9PA SUNDAY 22 July 2018
to avoid disappointment Registration from
9.15a.m. play starts at 10.00a.m. £6 PER
PLAYER (JUNIORS free)
RAFFLE Hot food available from Football Club kiosk
for breakfast and lunch
from 12 noon
Entries to: Kath Knight, 44, Ripley Road,
Worthing, West Sussex BN11 5NG
PRE-ENTRY ONLY Closing Date Wednesday 18th July
in Mill Road is free Directions to terrain available on SCPA website
Seventh Annual St Peter South
Elmham Boules Championship 22nd July 2018 To be Held at Ilketshall St Andrew
9.30am – Please Note – No Entries on the Day
followed by knockout
Fee £24.00 per team (4 people) Entries Close 15th July 2018
a fun event aimed at all ages and abilities. No previous experience necessary.
and drink will be available during the day.
in aid of St Peter's Church
28thMartin Baker Singles Tournament and as in previous years
will include the infamous Potato Shoot out.
The Martin Baker's Singles Tournament will be held on the 28th of July 2018 at
Harrow Petanque Club Old Lyonians Sports & Social, 74 Pinner View, Harrow so
please save the date and come and join us for another great competition in
memory of Martin Baker and help raise money for Macmillan’s.
Registration 9:00 am to 9.30 am with the hope to start soon after.
Registration Fee: £10 each
Juniors (up to 16yrs) £5
(half the entrance fee will go to Macmillans and the other half into prize
Singles! 3 boules as always.
Winner's prize to be around £150
Runner up to be around £50
(Dependant on numbers)
Format: Groups of 4 in the morning. Knock out in the afternoon with Main and
Limited to 64 players.
How to register: Please post Facebook message simply letting the organiser know
you would like to play and if you would like to have lunch. To avoid
disappointment we are taking pre-registration. First come first serve as
always. However, all money will be collected on the day. Once the limit is
reached, we will close the event.
Lunch Time Special Shooting Competition!: The same format used in Croydon will
apply. Except this time, we will try to hit a "potato". People that
knew Dad will understand I am sure. Cash prize for the winner of this
Breakfast: On arrival we will have croissants, tea, coffee and soft drinks.
Lunch: TBC. Once we have an idea how many we are catering for.
Afternoon Tea: Homemade cakes, strawberries and cream along with tea and
All proceeds raised from Breakfast, Lunch and Afternoon Tea will be going to
The Bar will be open during the day for refreshments.
Thank you all for your continued support. Please pass the message on and we
hope to see you all in large numbers for another great day.
29th Anglia Singles - The
29th Worthing Open Doubles
4th Kath Watts
Pairs The Cottage Norwich
4th Anglia Junior Team Coaching Dun Cow Bardwell 2pm to 4pm
5th Anglia Regional Over 50’s Pairs Great Ellingham
5th Adur Open Doubles Impulse Leisure Centre, Lancing Manor, Old
Shoreham Road, Lancing BN15 0PH.
11th 12th Home Nations Championship Jersey
12th Anglia Triples - British Sugar Sports and Social Club
Road Bury St Edmunds Suffolk
18th Anglia Junior Team Coaching Dun Cow Bardwell 2pm to 4pm
Village Doubles One of the largest competitions in the county
takes place on the 19th August. Coates Village pairs is an open competition and
is held on the pistes, driveways and paths of this pretty village near
Whittlesey. Long established as the event of the summer this competition is
chance to relax and enjoy Petanque, food, drink and music. Get your entry in
early as this event regularly attracts 100+ teams from all over the country.
Bring a picnic or enjoy the barbeque at the Vine Public House at the centre of
proceedings. Entries to Tom Turner. Ask us for details please
19th Oxshott Open Triples
19th Circle in the
Sand Walcott Beach depending on tides
26th Fareham Open Triples
Petanque with a twist Gravesend rugby
FC, Rectory Field, Donald Briggs Drive, Milton Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2PP Great
fun last year and hopefully it will be again this year. 9.15 registration 9.30
start of play £20.00 per team.
Fun and friendly competition to play petanque with a twist to
there will be bacon rolls in the morning with a BBQ at lunch with
hot dogs and burgers. Vegetarian option is available please notify before the
day. Giant Teddy Bear raffle. Bar opens at 12 raffle and raffle prizes will be
greatly appreciated Entries to Seandaisley73@yahoo.com
27th International Doubles –
Boule Pairs British Sugar Sports and Social Club
Road Bury St Edmunds Suffolk
per team 10.00 for 10.30 start Prizes for top 3 teams Limited to 20 teams.
and Food from 12 noon
2nd JOHN STREET TRIPLES
Knutton, Staffordshire, ST5 6DT
Extended maximum entry - possibly up to 32 teams now.... 16 entered already!
MINIMUM OF £150 top prize. The more entries... the bigger the jackpot!
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8th Anglia Junior Team Coaching Dun Cow Bardwell 2pm to 4pm
9th Paolos Fixed Coche -
9th Open Triples – Gravesend
9th Circle in the Sand
Pairs 10.15am for 11am start at Bacton/Walcott beach
9th Ann Gardiner
Arthur Rank Hospice Charity Open Doubles Registration 10 for 10.30 Burwell Ex Servicemen’s club Burwell
16th Inter Regional Championships Hayling Island
22nd Norman Guest
22nd Over 50’s
Doubles Petanque England
23rd Anglia Region Gin Trap Pairs - British Sugar Sports and Social Club Bury St Edmunds
23rd Southampton City Doubles
30th Fixed Coche Pairs - Bob Carter Norwich
30th Newmarket and District Petanque League end
of Season Triples and Presentation day Burwell Ex Servicemen’s club Burwell Reg 10 for 10.30 start
6th Petanque England
National Youth Squad Doubles
6th 7th Petanque England Champion of Champions
Norfolk Triples The Cottage Norwich
7th Handcross Autumn Doubles
14th Stimpson Doubles Trophy -
14th Norfolk v
Suffolk Bob Carter Centre Norwich.
21st Anglia Chiltern East
Midlands Tri Way - Burwell
21st Hartley Doubles
4th Open Doubles - Gravesend
4th Adur Autumn Doubles
11th Cobbetts Open Doubles
11th Icicle Doubles - Lordswood
25th Petanglais - The Plough,
9th Christmas Hamper Doubles -
27th Arundel Winter Doubles
29th Snowboules - Luton