Many thanks to Carnoustie Petanque Club for pointing us to this brilliant article about them in the Courier. We hope it generates a lot of interest and more members at the club. Keep up the good work!
This new competition will be held at Perth Petanque Club on 24 and 25 August. A communication has been issued today to each of our affiliated clubs. If you want your club to be involved speak to your club’s secretary or contact us via the usual channels.
Sunday 19 May saw the GP series head to the wilds of the North, where 18 teams battled it out on the challenging Fochabers terrain. No teams were able to make it a clean sweep however three teams finished on 5 wins out of 6. With Les Cremants taking first place, 3 Bears finishing second […]
GRAND PRIX 1 REPORT – The first Grand Prix of the season was one of the highest attended in recent years with 21 teams travelling to Perth to contest the first round of the 2019 Grand Prix series. It was great to see new teams in attendance including representation for the first time from Moffat […]
With an impressive 32 wins Scotland have retained the Celtic for another year, making it a record 6 wins in a row. A notable mention goes to Scotland 1 ( Shirley, Robbie & Derek) who won all 12 of their games over the weekend. A massive congratulations to the entire Scotland team for their efforts. […]
The SPA has adopted an Equality & Diversity Policy which can be found here. Members are asked to read it carefully. If you have any questions about the policy please contact us through the usual channels.
On Sunday 31st March, 41 players entered our friendly precursor to the season at Perth Petanque Club. Thank you to all who supported the event, despite the clash with Mother’s Day and losing an hour’s sleep. Perth PC treated us to bacon rolls and coffee before the action kicked off on a cold, by dry […]
The South of Scotland Pétanque League begins once more in April, now expanded to include 7 SPA affiliated clubs: Glasgow Inverleith MelroseGala Moffat Norham Penicuik Walkerburn Each club will play 3 home and 3 away matches over the summer to determine 2019’s champions. Good luck to all!
We’re delighted to announce that Boulers O’Birse are the latest club to affiliate to the SPA. We are very pleased to once again have an affiliated club in Aberdeenshire and wish all of their members a very warm welcome.
Four men’s pairs and two women’s pairs contested the World Championships Qualifier on Sunday 25th November at Perth. Weather-wise, it was a difficult test for the players with cold and wet conditions throughout the day. The qualifiers are: Mags Montgomery Dani Cassini Robbie Stronach Paul Fletcher They will represent Scotland at the Singles, Doubles and […]