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
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
Inter Regional Championships 2016- 9-12th
Great result - Division 1 status confirmed. See News tab for
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
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
or 07952 518093. Please support
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MEMBERSHIP IN THE REGION
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
H of E Winter Pairs Rnd 5
22nd Jan H of E Winter Pairs Rnd. 6
See ‘Calendar’ for
full list of events
Clubs @ 13.6.16 - see tab above
Total Members 23 inc. 3 juniors, EPA licensed 16
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