PETANQUE PROMOTION IN WA
BONJOUR PERTH FESTIVAL 2019
Bonjour Perth French Festival was held on 9th & 10th November 2019 at Subiaco Market Place. It attracted 10 thousands + visitors and Petanque WA as usual was present with its Petanque Promotion. On Saturday it was quite hot, but on Sunday it was quite pleasant, where many of the visitors had a go to our Petanque game. On Sunday we had a mini competition with 16 teams participating. It was a great competition where some players showed us their skills of what they were capable with a joyful attitude.
Winning team is Le Cock Sportif (Toner Pick & Anthony Marchesiz)
Runner-up team is Chilly House One (Morgan Lacroix & Mathilde Pouzol)
Third place is the team Les Arregeois (Laure Picherit & Gael Picherit)
Fourth Place is the team - The Northern French ( Timothy & Julien).
Congratulations to all.
Also a big thank you to those volunteers from our WA Clubs who helped on the weekend.
HAVE A GO DAY 2019
Have a Go Day 2019 was held on Wednesday 13th November by the Seniors Recreation Council of WA at the Burswood Park. PWA held a stall to promote our Petanque game as a recreation to the seniors. It was another hot day and many visited the stall and had a go to our Petanque game.
Congratulations to Bob Dobson who is the lucky winner of a set leisure Petanque boules.
RAC WA SPORTS STAR AWARDS 2018
The RAC WA Sports Star Awards 2018 was held at Optus Stadium on 7th February 2019. It was a great night to recognise all the nominees from various sports across WA. Krishika Ramjuttun was the youngest nominee from Petanque WA. It was a moment of glory for krishika to be acknowledged with the presence of 550 guests from different sports across WA. Congratulations to all nominees and winners in WA.
BONJOUR PERTH FESTIVAL 2018
Bonjour Perth French Festival held on 10th & 11th November 2018 at Market Square Park, Subiaco. For the two days festival, they had close to 22,000 visitors. It was a good opportunity for Petanque WA to show the public our fantastic game of Petanque as a sport. As usual, we did our Petanque demo where the public had a good interest and for the first we have organised a mini Petanque Competition and 16 teams had registered online. It was a big success. It attracted many spectors to watch the games.
Results as follows:
1st: Les Semis Croustillants
2nd: Les Ariegois
3rd: Les Copains
A big thank you to those helpers who turned up for the two days.
HAVE A GO DAY 2018
Have A Go Day was held on Wednesday 14 November 2018 at Burswood Park by the Seniors Recreation Council of WA Inc. It was a successful day of promoting Petanque. Age is no barrier for the seniors to get involved in sport & recreation activities.
Congratulations to Merle Stilfall of Belmont who was the lucky winner of the set of Petanque boules.
Thank you all those members from WA Petanque Clubs who helped for the day.
HAVE A GO DAY 2017
Have A Go Day was held on Wednesday 1 November 2017 at Burswood Park by the Seniors Recreation Council of WA Inc. It was actually 25 Years Anniversary celebration of Have A Go Day in Burswood. There were lots of featuring activities, clubs/groups and one of them was Petanque Games, which most of the people called it Bocce. The team of Petanque WA as usual was present to promote the game, encouraging them to join our WA clubs closest to their residence. So many of them enjoyed a Petanque game and what a perfect day for a Petanque Promotion.
Congratulations to the lucky winner of the draw for a set of Petanque boules - Hilary Silbert of Mosman Park.
BONJOUR PERTH FESTIVAL 2017
Bonjour Perth Festival was held on Saturday 21st October 2017. It was great see volunteers with Petanque demonstration to the public. Overall it was a fantastic day of Petanque Promotion, along with other activities at the Festival. On the day, a set of Petanque boules was offered to those members of the public who had a go at Petanque. The lucky winner to have won a set of Petanque boules was Lewis Liew. Congratulations Lewis and we hope you will make a decision which club in WA to join as you live in the South of the river.
THE SOUTH WEST PETANQUE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016
The South West Petanque Championships is an annual event in the Busselton-Margaret River at Whicher Ridge Winery and was held on 12th & 13th November 2016. Well done to everyone who took part. It was great promotion of Petanque!
Results as follows:
1st Ramjuttun Vickram, Prem Ramjuttun and Khadaroo Vick
2nd John Rowe, Walter Lubtschenko and Michael
3rd Yves Najar, Mick and Marie Lourdes
1st Neil, Gottard and Marion
2nd Robin Anderson, Daniel and Fayhe Hide
3rd Louis, Jean-Philippe and Leslie
1st Gilbert Baatard
2nd Ramjuttun Vickram
HAVE A GO DAY 2016
Seniors Recreation Council of WA Inc. organised a Have A Go Day on Wednesday 9th November 2016 at Burswood Park. Along with many activities on the day, Petanque WA had a Petanque promotion. It was a successful day and those who had a go at Petanque have expressed their interest in joining a club.
BONJOUR PERTH FESTIVAL 2016
Bonjour Perth Festival was held on Saturday 22nd October 2016.
It has been another successful promotion of Petanque, there were over 12000 people attending the festival.
We achieved such an amazing result with members of the public enjoying Petanque demonstrations. The overall result was that some of the WA Petanque Clubs has recruited new members.
Thank you to all who helped and supported us.
BONJOUR PERTH FESTIVAL 2015
Bonjour Perth Festival was held on Saturday 24th October 2015.
It was a fantastic and successful Petanque Promotion day that Petanque WA ever held. We had people coming from all over Perth around 8000 who attended the festival. There were many people of all ages who were interested in knowing how to play Petanque and were interested of joining our WA Petanque clubs.
Thank you to Bonjour Perth for giving us the opportunity to promote Petanque in WA.
A big thank you to all those who helped and supported to make it a successful day.