President’s Shield

The Presidents Shield competition was played on Saturday October 9th and, after 2 weather related postponements, we finally got to hold the Jean Hope Shooting competition during the lunch break. The morning started out very misty and dank and, with 17 players finally registering, we had a good turnout. Coats were very much in order […]

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Jean Hope Shooting

On Saturday 9th, and after 2 weather related postponements, we finally got to hold the Jean Hope Shooting competition during the lunch break of the President’s Shield. 10 players chose to take part in the Shooting Competition, which was run to Petanque England rules, with 1 small addition of our own. Each player threw 3 […]

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Singles Knockout Final

The inaugural final of this new competition was played on Friday September 24th between David Randall and Ash Patel in front of a healthy number of spectators. David finished the winner by 13-7. The detailed scoring was as follows: End David Randall Ash Patel 1 1 1 0 0 2 2 3 0 0 3 […]

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Mark Barlow Day

Sunday 5th September saw Croydon Petanque Club hold The Mark Barlow tournament, in remembrance of Mark, who sadly passed away in 2020 from coronavirus. Mark had often spoken to his work colleagues about his passion for the game, filling them in on where he’d spent his weekend playing, come rain or shine. It is because […]

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Website Issue

It’s come to light that we have had a configuration issue on our site. Unfortunately, resolving that has led to the loss of all updates since the middle of July. Competition sheets have all been brought up to date and the latest versions are now available to be downloaded, but the extensions to the Honours […]

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Past Members Memorial Cup Report

Yesterday saw us play the second of this season’s all-day competitions and, this time, the rain stayed away and conditions were almost perfect. We even took the opportunity to use our brand new gazebo. We had a good turnout of 18 players, which allowed us to run a format based on 6 triples, with everyone […]

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