2018 PETANQUE COMPETITIONS AND FIXTURES
23rdMIDSUMMER BOULES DAY at Christchurch Park, Ipswich
This pairs event is
limited to 16 pairs Cost is just £8 per pair.
24th Anglia Regional Doubles -
Bob Carter Centre Norwich
24th Oxshott Doubles Oxshott “Inspired”
Trophy Open Cash Doubles Oxshott
Village Sports Club, Steels Lane, Oxshott, KT22 0RF
£15 a pair - juniors £4 (Limited to 32 pairs)
All entry fees to be given out in cash prizes
Enter with firstname.lastname@example.org
entries will be acknowledged but please post
made payable to Oxshott Pétanque Club to;
Oxshott Village Sports Club
Oxshott, KT22 0RF
Entries must be
received by 17th June together with the entry fee.
No entries on the
Registration from 9.30 am, play to commence at 10.00
Bacon rolls available on arrival (£2.50) no need to
Ham and Cheese Ploughmans (£5) Or Jacket Potatoes
Either Chilli and Garlic bread (£5), Or Baked Beans,
Cheese & salad (£5),
Or Tuna Mayonnaise & salad (£5)
lunch before 21st June with
when entering the competition.
Licensed bar will be open from 11.30am
Oxshott Village Sports Club is close to the M25. Steels
Lane is off the A244.
1st Suffolk V
Norfolk British Sugar Sports and Social Club Bury St Edmunds
Nottingham Open Doubles Competition
1st July 2018 Entry fee £10.00 per team
9.30 Play: 10.00am
in morning to qualify for Gold, Silver & Bronze in afternoon.
Cash Prizes! Entries by 25th June to email@example.com
1st Mayor of Gravesham
Triples - Gravesend
Charity Pairs Burwell Ex Service Mens club Burwell Registration 10 for 10.30 start.
Mixed Pairs at Coventry Coventry Pétanque Club is pleased to invite you to the
Fifth annual Alexandra Open Mixed Pairs. Sunday July 1st. 2018
Post, Kenpas Highway CV3 6AW
by 9-30 with play starting by 10-00. A break after 3 games for a cold buffet in
the pub. Followed by a further 2 games. Limited to 16 teams so Pre-registration
to Tony Thompson 489 Upper Eastern Green Lane Coventry CV5 7DR Before Friday
June 29th. is essential.
firstname.lastname@example.org Entry £20.00 per team to include Buffet lunch, tea
and coffee on arrival and 5 games of pétanque.
alcohol purchased from the Burnt Post may be consumed on the terrain and
4th Andre Conan
Melee The Cottage Norwich
7th & 8th Fete De la Petanque Caerleon RFC
You are warmly invited to join Caerleon RFC PC for a weekend of
petanque, fun & friendship. We are
hosting our 10th Bastille melee on 7th July (a week early for the benefit of
our foreign guests), followed by our Open Triples competition on Sunday 8th
July. Bastille Melee: This is the most
popular event in our calendar, and you are guaranteed to make new friends as
you play! Last year we had over 50
people taking part - and this year our Swedish friends are returning along with
players from Scotland, England, and France.
We will play at least 4 games (more if the weather is kind), and there
will be the legendary mad shooting competition during the break. French themed
fancy dress is encouraged (and occasionally rewarded!). Entry fee for the melee is £5 which includes
a generous buffet lunch and a range of prizes (including the coveted “Most
Caerleon Open Triples: This is an
Open event, again featuring teams from Wales Sweden, Scotland and England – it
will be a competitive but friendly event.
1st prize is guaranteed at a
minimum of £100, with the range and number of prizes increasing with
entries. Entry fee is £15 per
Fancy playing but don’t have a full team? Contact Tansy and she’ll fix
Places for each event are secured
by payment (see entry form).
Any questions? Speak to Tansy or Barbara, IM Caerleon Petanque on
Facebook, or email us at email@example.com
This is an unlicensed event so all players are welcome. Both events are pre-paid entry only: cheques
should be made payable to Caerleon RFC Boules Club; give cash to Tansy Mayfield
or Barbara Vaughan; or contact us for bank transfer info.
Bastille Melee (£5 per player) Player Contact (email or telephone: one
contact per group will be fine)
Open triples (£15 per team) Team name:
Player Contact (email or telephone: one contact per group will be
Return posted forms to: Caerleon PC c/o 14 Glan Rhyd, Cwmbran, NP44
cheques should be made payable to Caerleon RFC Boules Club
Saturday 7th July – Bastille Melee:
Registration is 10.30am for an 11am start. Entry is £5 per player to
include buffet lunch. French themed
fancy dress is encouraged. Our
"Tart aux Pommes" (Shun Price) is the most extreme we've had - a
stripy shirt & beret will do!
Sunday 8th July – Caerleon Open Triples:
Registration is 9.30am for a 10am start.
Entry is £15 per team: minimum 1st prize will be £100 with the range and
number of prizes increasing with entries.
welcome to bring your own food to this event, and we will advise if we have
catering. The format will be confirmed
after entry closes, but it is likely to be a poule & knock out system.
Teams of 4 are allowed. The bar will be open from 11am each
day. Please support the club by buying
your drinks from the bar: in addition, free tea & coffee will be available
8th Anglia v Eastern – Burwell
Ex Service Mens club Burwell
14th Mercia v
Suffolk Coastal Alliance
15th Anglia Triples - Freethorpe
15th Adur Bastille Day Doubles. Impulse Leisure Centre, Lancing Manor, Old
Shoreham Road, Lancing BN15 0PH. Registration from 9.15 am for a 10.00 start. Leagues and knockout. Cash prizes. £6 per
player - juniors £3. Bring your own food. Entries to me via fb or
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or message
facebook page facebook.com/labritishopen/
22nd Bob Carter
Prime Pairs Bob Carter Centre Norwich
22nd Arundel Open Doubles Impulse Leisure Centre, Lancing Manor, Old
Shoreham Road, Lancing BN15 0PH.
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
5th Anglia Regional Over 50’s Pairs Great Ellingham
5th Adur Open Doubles Impulse Leisure Centre, Lancing Manor, Old
Shoreham Road, Lancing BN15 0PH.
12th 13th Home Nations Championship Jersey
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
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