News

Hot Off the Press

Rain or Shine, Petanque Rolls On. League 2022.

Rain or Shine, Petanque Rolls On. League 2022.

Throughout the rain and cold of this unusual spring, the Edmonds Petanque Club continued to meet in sharp petanque competition and recently concluded its 2022 League season. This year 12 teams contended for the Chris Guitton Trophy honoring the year’s best doubles...

read more

Ask the Umpire #8

Greetings Paytonk-a-donkers. Welcome to Edition #8 of "Ask the Umpire". Our repartee has been missed. Our dear friend Lolli asks the following questions:(Q1) What are the consequences if a player is out of the circle before the boule hits [the ground]? Obviously his...

read more

Bekah Howe Plays for the USA

  Every year, Edmonds Petanque players welcome boulistes from around the PNW to our Bastille Day and Food Bank tournaments. People come from all over to play at these favorite events, but one player whom we have come to know well and admire for her tenacity,...

read more

The EPC League—How It All Started

In 2004, David Rockwell met Scott Bernhard, the guide assigned to his Rick Steves trip in southern France. Scott, a French instructor at North Seattle College, fatefully brought two sets of boules on the tour and introduced David to the game of petanque along the...

read more

Philippe Geraud Competes at Nationals

On February 26 and 27 Philippe Geraud of the Edmonds Petanque Club competed in two national tournaments held in Sandford, FL, by the Oh La La Petanque Club of Orlando. After two long days of petanque, Philippe returned to the PNW with a medal and cash prize in each...

read more

2022 Annual Meeting Minutes

Following are the minutes of the 2022 Annual Meeting of the Edmonds Petanque Club. A total of 32 members took part in the meeting and elected a slate of Board members for the coming year. The club welcomes and thanks Jeanna Holtz who joins the EPC Board for the first...

read more
EPC Annual Meeting

EPC Annual Meeting

On Saturday, January 22, the Edmonds Petanque Club held its annual meeting via a zoom conference call. In total 32 club members took part allowing a quorum of the club membership to elect the slate of board members that had been proposed, including Jeanna Holtz our...

read more

Sierra or Northgate? Which do you prefer?!

While the "home field" of the Edmonds Petanque Club is under construction for the next 6-8 months, club members meet regularly at Sierra Park in Edmonds or at the Hubbard Homestead Park near Northgate. The two sites present...

read more
Zoom Into the 2022 Annual Meeting

Zoom Into the 2022 Annual Meeting

In response to health concerns posed by the omicron Covid variant, the EPC has changed plans for an in-person meeting at the Innis Arden Clubhouse. Instead, club members will meet on Zoom at 4pm on Saturday, January 22, to hold Board elections, review the past year,...

read more

10th Annual Food Bank Tournament -2021-

Download and print the registration form and waiver here Food Bank 2021 Registration. or register online here Edmonds Petanque Club 10th Annual Food Bank Tournament In Memory of Dick Van Hollebeke WHEN:       Saturday, August 28, 2021 WHAT:...

read more

Read older posts by topics


See older posts by date


Join Us on Facebook

In the News

Become A Member

Calendar & Events

Get Involved