Friday, March 30, 2012

FPUSA's NW regional event in Lamorinda on April 15

Get your taxes done and take it out on your opponent's boules in a unique Over/Under 65 mixed doubles formatted event at the Lamorinda Petanque Club courts in Lafayette.

Check out the club's website for details about the location or nearby places to stay, or for more information regarding the event.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

FPUSA National Mixed Triples, Men's Singles, Women's Singles Championships, April 28-29, Fresno CA

The Fresno Petanque Club will be hosting their second FPUSA National Championships weekend on April 28th & 29th. Those who were at their Nationals Doubles weekend last May will know that we can count on first rate hospitality and good, friendly competition once again.

Here is the tournament hotel information:
The Ramada Inn
324 E. Shaw Avenue
Fresno, CA. 93710
The code for a special rate ($70/room) is under:
Fresno Petanque Club

Please make your reservations and register soon. Additional hospitality information forthcoming and will be posted soon.

The Fresno Petanque Club hopes to see many of you there!

Click on the images below to download tournament registration forms.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

FPUSA National Doubles -RESULTS-

This Year the National Mixed Doubles and National Men and Women Doubles were held in Sarasota, Florida at The Sarsota Club the Petanque just East of I75 next to Lake Sarasota.

Sat March 10

Mixed Doubles

First-Gilles Canesse/Monique Rouillon (Sarasota Club de Petanque)

Second-Marcel Kallanian/ Brenda K. Green (Sarasota Club de Petanque)

Third-Michel Robichaud, Joella Manalan (Boca, South Florida)

Fourth-Lee Harris/Lisa Stroud (Seattle Petanque Club)


First-Peter Mathis, Lorissa Rinehart (VOMPC,LBNY)

Second-Gilles LaChance, Cynthia Stroud (Boca, Maine Boules)

Sun Mar 11

Women’s Doubles

First-Brenda K. Green, Pat Griffin (Sarasota Club de Petanque)

Second- Merieke Roland, Raquel Diaz (Boca)

Third-Cynthia Stroud, Joella Manalan (South Florida, Maine Boules)

Men’s Doubles

1 Coco(Claude) Laulhe and Bernard Martin (Boca)

2 Gilles Canesse and Eric Moutard (Sarasota)

3 Peter Mathis and Juan Garcia (VOMPC,Boca)


1 Joe Corthright and Lee Harris (Portland,Seattle)

2 Daniel Smith and Art Giardiablo (Boules de Leon)

Thanks to Brenda Green for all the information.

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

SE Regional 65 Over/Under Doubles - RESULTS -

What it looked like another warm Petanque Sunday turned into a cold and rainy day dropping from 70's to 50's in a matter of hours, but this was not going to ruin the First 65 Over / Under SE doubles Tournament, with a Total of 16 Teams the Games started on time after the Social Games were organized and the Results were as Follow:

1st Place Roger Arpaia and Claude Laulhe

2nd Place Christian Cote and Nicole Belloy

3rd Place John Rolland and Phillipe Tripoule    

Congratulations to All the Winners!