Welcome to Heart of England Petanque Association
Heart of England Pétanque Association (HoEPA) is a County Region of the  English Pétanque Association (EPA). Pétanque is a game for everyone.  It is a competitive sport for those who enjoy playing it seriously but it can be enjoyed socially with family or friends. The HoEPA's structure means there will be a club near you that you may join to play and enjoy this sport / social game.  Our members will be happy to welcome you to their club and help you get started. The HoEPA is a friendly Association so come along.  A warning, you may get hooked, and when you do, don’t forget to spread the word.    Take time to read our Revised Constitution Winter Pairs 2016-17  Dates and Venues Winter Pairs 2016-17 21 teams played in Round 4 of the Winter Pairs at Kenilworth on 4th December. Following the Xmas break Round 5 is at Stockton on 8th January League table Inter Regional Championships 2016- 9-12th September 2016 Great result - Division 1 status confirmed. See News tab  for President’s remarks. 3-Way Challenge, Mercia,v Heart of England v Northern at Mansfield 14th August. Winner - H of E - on points from Northern, both with 25 wins.  Full details H of E Singles - Winner Tony Thompson, Runner Up Brian Stote H of E Shooting - Winner Maurice Rendall, Runner Up Glenn Woodward H of E Over 50’s Doubles- Winners Brian Stote, Dave Roberts. Runners Up, Gary Durant, Dave Mason H of E Triples - Winners Jeff Rand, Dave Kimpton, Dave Roberts, Tony Thompson. Runners Up, Teresa Bingham, Pete Bingham, Rich Powell. H of E Closed Pairs 24th April 2016 Winners -Gary Durant and Di Scott, Runners Up Nouri Beladaci and Dave Hancox 2016 H of E (West Midlands) Summer League League & Results Congratulations to Les Nomades teams taking 1st and 2nd place in Division 1, and to Solihull Hampton and Stockton Yeomen on being promoted to Div. 1 for 2017. Summer Triples (Eastern) 2016 8 teams competed in the final round at Whitnash 0n 24th August. Overall Winners - Gary Durant, Jo Whick, Doug Fogarty Runners up - Geoff Phillips, Graham Arblaster, Roger Seabury  League Winter Pairs 2015-16  League The final round at Half Crown on 21st February had mixed results for all of the leading teams but Ian Williams and Bill Wood took the trophy as Champions, with Barry & Carol Cox winning Div. 1, and Roger Seabury with Geoff Phillips Div. 2 Heart of England P.A. is delighted to welcome a new club to our Region, John Street P.C. at Knutton , Staffs ST5 6DT. Contact Tim Bates Paul.bates10@btopenworld.com or 07952 518093. Please support                       
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6th Nov H of E   A.G.M and Winter Pairs n.b Registration before 9.30 a.m. AGM 9.30 a.m. -Solihull 17th Nov Stockton Beaujolais evening 20th Nov H of E Winter Pairs Rnd. 3   7 Stars, Clehonger 4th Dec. H of E Winter Pairs  Rnd. 4   Kenilworth 2017 8th Jan   H of E Winter Pairs Rnd 5   Stockton PC 22nd Jan H of E Winter Pairs Rnd. 6    Coventry     Other dates See ‘Calendar’ for full list of events
Clubs @ 13.6.16 - see tab above Coventry Total Members 23 inc. 3 juniors, EPA licensed 16 Hereford Les Nomades Club de Pétanque (Kenilworth) 17 members, EPA licensed 17 Solihull Club de Pétanque Total Members 46, EPA Licensed 32 Whitmash Windmill PC Total Members 34 inc. 3 juniors, EPA Licensed 22 The Swan (Clehonger ) Half Crown PC ( Stockton, Leamington) Total Members 36 inc. 4 juniors, EPA licensed 26 John Street P.C Butt Lane P.C
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