PFA Acts on Victorian League - Update

Update on this post Feb 5th: The PFA has postponed this Special General Meeting after some Victorian Clubs requested time to discuss the issue before a SGM was called. Since then the two remaining members of the Victorian League Committee of Management along with the previous Secretary and Treasurer have convened a Special general meeting for the same date with the same business - to elect a new executive. Petanque Federation Australia Notice To affiliated Victorian Petanque Clubs-Victorian Petanque League The Petanque Federation Australia board received correspondence from the Victorian Petanque League secretary Mr. Peter Wells this week stating that all executive members of the Victor

Resource for Coaches

There a letter from the National Director of Coaching for the PFA Patrick Dufresne now available on the Documents page along with some Coaching exercises. See under the Coaches and Umpires section.

Outback Petanque

Petanque is played all over the world even in outback Australia. However the conditions in Australia can be very trying. Clive of the Overflow (a distant relative of Clancy) has adapted his petanque piste to take account of the conditions. Even in times of droughts or flooding rains petanque is still on at the Overflow!

New Petanque Rules Approved

The PFA Board has adopted the Official Rules of the Sport of Petanque on the 30 December 2016 applicable as from the 1st January 2017 The PFA Umpire Commission (Ray Beaumont, Danny Green, Pete Beaumont and Andre Deramond) and Trevor Nelson NZ Director of Umpiring have participated and contributed to the review with the FIPJP. It took over 6 months to finalise the Official Rules of the sport of Petanque, with different versions released. New rules and modifications have been highlighted in blue in the text in the document which can be found on the Documents Page PFA Timed Games and PFA Local rules have been amended accordingly and can be found on the PFA website also on the Documents P


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