Melrose Gala Petanque Club are hosting the SPA Triples on Sunday 27th August at their home piste at the Kingsknowes Hotel, Galashiels.
Registration is 9.00 – 9.15 and play will commence at 9.30. Entry £6 per player and teams of 3 or 4 players can enter.
The club have arranged for a light lunch to be provided at a cost of £6.50 per head. So they are able to plan catering etc, if you intend coming to the competition and have not already done so, please contact Peter Harrington by email as soon as possible email@example.com
Please remember that for National Competitions such as this, teams are required to wear matching tops and to present their SPA licence at registration. Those who have applied for a licence but not yet received should inform the person manning the registration table.
Details regarding the Celtic Challenge have now been published and can be found here.
Players are asked to note that we will be operating time limited games and should familiarise themselves with the rules we will be using (some of which are different from the timed game rules normally used in our own competitions). You can view the rules here.
We look forward to welcoming our Irish and Welsh friends to Edinburgh at the end of this month.
North v South at Perth PC on Sunday:
Registration is 10am for 10.30 start. 2 rounds before lunch. 2 or 3 rounds after lunch depending on light/weather/temperature.
Please bring your own lunch/ refreshment.
Please be aware the clocks go forward one hour on Sunday am!!!
Players please note that the venue for Grand Prix 1 on 23 April has been moved to Inverleith PC. It was originally to be hosted by Melrose Gala PC.
Grand Prix 2 will be contested on Sunday at Perth Petanque Club. Registration is 0900-0915 sharp for a 0930 start. Tea, coffee and croissants will be served at registration. Please bring your own lunch.
Donations for the raffle would be much appreciated.
We are also seeking donations for a grand raffle to be held at the Home Nations in August, you can bring them to any SPA event.
Grand Prix 2 will be held at Perth PC on Sunday 15 May. Registration is 09.00 to 09.15 for 09.30 sharp start. Tea/coffee/croissants will be available at registration. Please bring your own lunch.
For all Perth open competitions this year, registration will be from 10.00am for 10.30 start. Please bring your own lunch.
SPA Grand Prix I is on Sunday 17 April and the hosts are Fochabers Petanque Club. Registration will run from 09.00-09.15AM for a 09.30AM start. The club will have tea / coffee / cake available all day and will have options for lunch.
The host club will also run their “Spring Fling” on the Saturday afternoon. Registration at 1.00pm for a 01.30pm start. Format dependant on numbers & weather.
Troon PC have released details of their 2016 open competitions. These are now available to view in the Calendar.
The SPA have received details of the 2016 Jersey Open competitions. You can see the details and entry form by clicking on the link below.
THE JERSEY PETANQUE CLUB OPEN DOUBLES 2016
North versus South, will be held at Perth Petanque Club on Sunday the 29th of March 2015.
We’d like to start play at 10.30AM prompt so please aim to be there registered, coffee/tea/bacon rolled up by 10.15AM. That will give us 15 minutes to square off teams & draw the first round. We’ll aim for a minimum of 4 rounds, hopefully five.
Entry is free so please be generous with your raffle donations & purchases!