Some of our committee
playing with some scarecrows
Here is a competition ball in the making .Note that he starts with the billet at the top and ends with a ball so polished that you cant bear to use it at first and he guarantees its size to a tenth of a millimetre and its weight to a tenth of a gramme.
Latest News : In addition to our calendar we like our members to be aware that there is a Scottish scene available to the keen player. Go to www.scottishpetanque.org to see a host of competitions available to our members in all corners of the nation. We believe it is beneficial to your game to pit yourself against the better teams now and again!
Sunday 26th May, a dry but very windy day with 9 players competing.
Six rounds played, with one player in each round getting a Bye, scored as a Win, 13-7.
Finishing Positions, Names, Final Scores and Club Championship Points were:
1. Colin Montgomery (Monty) 6Wins+30 6
2. Paul Gillam 5Wins+34 5
3. Margaret Montgomery (Mags) 5Wins+32 4
4. Stephen Burden 4Wins+8 3
5. Pascal 3Wins+11 2
6. Carol Cheam 2Wins-4 1
7. John Jamieson (JJ) 2Wins-14
8. Chantal Wooliscroft 2Wins-37
9. John Porter (JP) 1Win-22
Championship Points will be awarded in the same manner, 6 for 1st, 5
for 2nd, etc., to each player in Teams competing in the Club Pairs the Club Triples competitions and the club Mellee with the worst of your performances disregarded
Club Championship Points will decide the Club Champion 2019.Next was the club pairs on the 4th August and six teams competed drawn together at random .The results were as follows
1st Pascal/J.P. 6pts
2nd Mags /Stephen 5pts
3rd Monty/Jim 4pts
4rth Meg/Carol 3pts
5th Sheena/Ernie 2pts
6th Paul/Mike/Mari 1 point each
So....One stands to be corrected but the standings are now :- Monty 10
On the 29th September we had the club triples championship ,with only 11 players in town that weekend we settled down to three triples and pair playing for it .
The winners were Jim,Pascal ,and Mags(6pts)
2nd Mari,Michael,stephen (5pts)
3rd Monty Sheena (4pts)
4rth Chantal ,Ernie ,J.J. (3pts)
Now the points standings are as follows ,but bear in mind that your worst score is disregarded , including zero for not taking part so it will be interesting to work out the winners after the forthcoming mellee .