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2016 Club Mixed Doubles

This year's tournament was played on Easter Sunday in very pleasant weather. Eight teams competed in two round robin pools followed by semi-finals and finals. Two teams were unbeaten after the round robin sections ... Alice and Robin, and ODD and Oscar. Alice and Robin were however beaten by Lionel and Tina in their semi-final while ODD and Oscar defeated Vivienne and Art. ODD and Oscar were too strong in the final and ended the tournament as unbeaten Champions. In the Consolation section Liz and Paul beat Pam and Max. An early start at 9am with 30mn timed games until the semi-finals and finals which were played to 13 points. All completed by lunchtime.


Champions : ODD, and Oscar Trounce


Runners Up : Lionel Ford and Tina Targett


Consolation Winners : Liz Ford and Paul Tamagushiku


Consolation Runners Up : Pam Trounce and Max Schryvers


2016 South Island Triples Championship


Champions : Emile Ferrand, Bruno Falco and Stefan Montel


Runners Up : Neville Frost, Brian Westerbeek and Richard Browne


Trophy Consolation Winners : Karen Stephen, Tina Targett and Chris Taylor


Plate Winners : Art Vernon, Andrew Findlay and Alice Maguigan


South Island Shooting Champion : ODD from Thailand ( member of ChCh PTNQ Club )


South Island Players representing New Zealand in 2016

Pictured above are the South Island players who will be representing New Zealand in the Trans Tasman Challenge and/or the Oceania Championships in 2016. From Left to right Stefan Montel (Christchurch), Kathleen Wallace (Dunedin City), Bruno Falco (Christchurch), Stefany Frost (PNZ President), Neville Frost (Dunedin City), Kaye George (St Kilda), Richard Browne (Ashburton), Marilyn Bunce (Alexandra)


2016 Club Triples


Champions : Emile Ferrand, Bruno Falco and Stephan Montel

 
Plate Winners : Goulwen, Paul and Alain              Bowl Winners : Bert, ODD and Robin


2016 Coco Oil New Zealand Open


Ernest, Eric and Jared

Christchurch PTNQ club member Jared Handford was a member of the winning team in this years tournament. A prestigious title which also say each team member collect $1,000 in prize money. Well done Jared ! Stephane Montel, Emile Ferrand and Bruno Falco were the beaten finalists in the Trophy Consolation. Alain Carpentier, Nicholas Xavier and Paul Tamagushiku also represented the Christchurch Club at the event which was hosted by the Herne Bay Petanque Club in Auckland.


Waitangi Day Tournament 2016


Winners : Paul Stewart and Nicholas Xavier

Trophy
1:    Nicholas Xavier & Paul
Stewart
2:    Karen Bensdorp & John Targett
3=:  Richard Browne & Bert
Orre / Keith Dixon & Robin Ward

Plate

1:    Jared Handford & Marion Harrison

2:    Andrew Findlay & Vivienne Whitford
3=:  Liz Ford & Max Schryvers / Bruno Falco & Jonathan Crum


San Francisco Petanque Club

Tina and John were in the USA recently and managed to catch up with the Boule D'Or Petanque Club of San Francisco ... the oldest petanque club in North America. They were warmly received and were soon engaged in a number of exciting games under the trees in Golden Gate Park. Here are a couple of photographs from the afternoon. One of Tina and her fan club and the other of current President Jack McKinnon.


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