Indoor Winter League (Round 2)

Round 2 on 11th December A few changes in most teams this time out; it’s good to see some different faces. Two juniors were out playing this time – Liam in Hand Rose Cobb and Josh in Fareham Fircones. Fircones also fielded Mark in his very first competition; I think you’d all agree that it’s…

Southern Counties Petanque

Indoor Winter League (Tables & Results)

Results (Round 2) League 1 Portchester 4-5  New Forest 2 Fareham Fircones 1-8 Cobbetts 7 League 2 Cobra Kai 8-1 New Forest 1 Leftovers 3-6 Fareham Acorns League 3 Southampton City 2-7 Hand Rose Cobb Fareham Oaks 8-1 Cobb@Quob Harrison’s Heroes 6-3 Shedfield  

SCPA Winter Melee 2

There were 20 players present for the 2nd SCPA Winter Melee held at Shedfield on Sunday, December 6th. They all came from 3 local clubs, Cobbetts, Fareham and of course the home club Shedfield. The forecast was not great but fortunately the rain stayed away until the final round was just starting when the drizzle set…

SCPA Winter Melee 1

The first of the winter melees was held at Burridge on Sunday, November 29th after the SCPA AGM. 33 players took part in the four 30 minutes rounds on a dry but very windy afternoon. Chris Hunt, who was the friendliest player in this competition last year, had a much improved day this time finishing as runner-up. Last…

SCPA Annual General Meeting

Somewhere amidst the normal and often tedious business part of the Southern Counties Petanque Association AGM held at Burridge last Sunday, lay the spark of a flame that might well renew and regenerate the fire of Petanque in the Southern Region. The meeting began as usual with reports from everyone from President to dog catcher and…