All the results of Petanque World Championship 2017 in Ghent, Belgium. After the WC in Triple Men in Madagascar last year, it was the 1rst Edition of Petanque WC in Double Teams ( Double Women, Double Men and Mixed Doubles) and the 2nd Edition of the Single Men and Women WC. A great Event with hundreds of players from all over world Petanque scene gathering to reach for the podium.
The annual Jakarta Petanque Club competition LA JAVANAISE took place last October 15-16 2016 ; A lot of fun with exceptionnal guest this year:
M Claude Azema (active president of FIPJP – International Petanque Federation) was indeed in the neigborhood with some great Petanque Players form Thailand, Monaco and France:
Thalonengkiat Phusa-at “HONG” – 2 times Men precision shooting world champion in 2005 & 2006 and also runner up in Triple world Championship – non counting succes in Asia turnaments. (SEA games, Beach games…etc..)
Thongsri Thatamakor “NOK” – 5 times Women Triple world champion since first edition in 1988..and precision shooting world champion in 2004.. and many many victories in international and asian tournaments.
Phantipha Wongcchuvej “THAI” Phusa-at “HONG” – 3 times Women Triple world champion.(2004-2006-2009).. and also lots of victories in international and asian tournaments.
Franck Millo – European Club champion with Monaco team in 2011
Farid Bekrar – Junior World Champion runner up at 13 years old and French elite player.
Here is a little video to remenber all thos good petanque moments :
Last October 2015 we started to publish “Kabar Boka-Bosi” a trilingual Petanque Newsletter aiming at supporting Pétanque development in Indonesia, improving clubs communication and informing all the players too.
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