The 2020-2021 SAPL Interclub competition had 128 participants and the player rankings are available below.
The players in 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions:
Download complete rankings (PDF): 2020-2021 Interclub – SAPL Player Rankings
The Interclub Round 3 match scheduled for 29 November 2020, which was cancelled due to COVID restrictions, has been re-scheduled to Sunday 27 June 2021 (the League Reserve day).
Open Men: Craig Stewart (Eastern Suburbs Petanque Club) – 32 points
Open Women: Selina Dally (Eastern Suburbs Petanque Club) – 18 points
Men Over 60: Lionel Pujol (Eastern Suburbs Petanque Club) – 13 points
Women Over 60: Tory McBride (Eastern Suburbs Petanque Club) – 9 points
Umpires: Peter Beaumont, Raymond Beaumont & Brett Williams
Scorer: Adrian Clements
Wendy Bensen Deb Rodda & Selina Dally runners up ladies Triples at the Australian Nationals Easter Championships in Melbourne. And double congratulations to Deb, runner up ladies doubles with Cathy Ayre. Go girls!
Well done from the SA Pétanque community
Wendy Bensen Deb Rodda & Selina Dally
Deb Rodda & Cathy Ayre
It just wouldn’t be League at Stirling without some precipitation, no matter what time of year it’s scheduled. Fortunately, this year the misty rain was so light that it was easily ignored and soon cleared to make way for a lovely sunny and mild afternoon. The varying condition of the playing surface as the pistes dried throughout the day presented an extra challenge to players.
After three rounds dominated by Club d’Adelaide, Round 4 was Prospect’s time to shine. Emulating Adelaide’s efforts in Round 2, Prospect has now become the second club to have ever achieved a clean sweep of the gold, silver and bronze medals. Congratulations to Dave Ward, Lionel Pujol & Tory McBride, winners on the day, and to Brett Williams, Martin Verdonk & Richard Voskamp and Heike & John Whitehorn & Alan Matthews respectively.Continue reading
As part of the Adelaide French Festival, volunteers from the South Australian Pétanque community we’re involved in “A French Weekend at Carrick Hill”. The setup by the Carrick Hill Trust around the pistes helped the volunteers to show off pétanque in the best light to the many visitors to the Festival.
Here are a few photos provided by the trust.
Please note the changed date for the attached competition.
If you are after something a bit different and a day of interesting and varied Pétanque for all players come to the Club De Pétanque D’Adelaide on Saturday 24th of June.
The competition, which will commence at 2pm, consists of 6 games to 13, 2 singles, a doubles and a triples before dinner, and another doubles and triples after dinner.
Teams can either be nominated before the day, or will be nominated by draw into doubles and triples teams.
Depending on numbers, there will be prizes for 1st, 2nd, highest ranked Veteran, Female, Junior and Newcomer.
The cost, including dinner is $15.
For more information or to nominate & for catering purposes , contact Tina at 0434 604 607 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information is available on the attached flyer. Ambrose Pétanque
The Eastern Suburbs Pétanque Club will host the Trans-Tasman Challenge at Unley Park Sports Club, 8 Northgate Street, Unley Park over the weekend of 18 & 19 March 2017.
The challenge is an annual competition between national teams representing Australia and New Zealand and alternates between the countries. This is the first time the event has been held in South Australia.
“We lodged an expression of interest to host this tournament last year and we won the bidding” ESP President Alexi Alexi said “It promotes Adelaide and it provides excitement for the Kiwis and Australians to come and do battle here in Adelaide. “It is the only international pétanque tournament held in Australia.”
The event promises a great weekend of International competition.