SCPA MIXED DOUBLES (20/09/15)

It was a lovely sunny day for the 2015 SCPA Mixed Doubles held at Burridge on Sunday, 20th September. There were 17 teams, two fewer than last year largely due to the football match between Southampton and Manchester United taking place on the same day; Unfortunately this meant a bye in one of the morning leagues…

Cobbetts ‘A’ retain Division 1 title in superb fashion!

Cobbetts ‘A’ have taken the Division 1 title for a second successive year, securing the title by 8 points from nearest challengers Hampshire Rose. The Burridge based Petanque Club were very much the team to beat after securing their first ever top flight championship last term. Hampshire Rose pushed them all the way with some…

Southern Counties Pétanque Association

Welcome to the blog of the Southern Counties Pétanque Association which is one of a dozen or so geographic divisions of the English Pétanque Association (EPA), devoted to promoting the sport of Pétanque. Pétanque, also known as boule in this country, is very much the sport for all the family and therefore it is not uncommon…