Monday, September 30, 2013

The Women's Team  is in Montauban! They will play their first game on Friday, 4 October at 2:00PM. You can follow their progress on the Web by going to to see the playing schedule and all the tabulated results.

You will also be able to watch Web-TV FFPJP and catch various games live. Go to to figure out the time difference for your area.

Etats Unis - United States
Cragg Christine -  Chef de Délégation
Garrett Narin - Joueur 1
Hall Barbara  - Joueur 2
Stroud Cynthia - Joueur 3
McTaggart Erin -  Joueur 4
Malette Pierre - Coach

Saturday, September 21, 2013



These clubs will be hosting Marco Foyot on his tour of the United States
Starting in Zanesfield,OH October 2 and finishing in Austin,TX October 27


Wednesday, September 18, 2013

On September 7th and 8th, 2013, 14 doubles teams and 9 Mixed Triples teams gathered in Blue Hill, Maine to compete in the Federation Petanque USA Northeast Regional Select Doubles and Mixed Triples tournament.  The tournament was hosted by the Maine Boules Club, whose home is located in the Boatyard at Webbers Cove.

Select Doubles Concour results

First place: Mark Kindschi (MBC)  and Mia Kanazawa (MBC)
2. Kate Brideau (LBNY) and  Lucien Rakotojaona (LBNY)
3.   Guy Rabarijaona  (LBNY) and Rafik Blida (LBNY)
4.  Special mention must be given to Team Julie Jo Fehrle (MBC) and Dindy Royster(MBC) (who awed everyone with her pointing skills)

Doubles Consolante

First place:  Frank Bianco (MBC)  and Russ Dischinger (MBC)
2.  Paula Hogan (MBC) and Debbie Barry (MBC)

Mixed Triples Concour

First place:  Joseph Hassoune (LBNY), Kasia Sliz (LBNY), Rafik Blida (LBNY)
2.  Ernesto Santos (LBNY), Kate Brideau (LBNY), Guy Rabarijaona (LBNY)
3.  Max Mattes (MBC), Kate Unkel (MBC),  Jetsun Penkalski (MBC)

Mixed Triples Consolante

First place:  Frank and Diane Bianco (MBC),Marty Dischinger (MBC)
2.  Mark Kindschi (MBC), Lucien Rakotojaona (LBNY),  Mia Kanazawa (MBC)

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Men's and Women's National Triples Qualification Tournament -INFO-

Dear Fellow FPUSA Members,
Some of you have been waiting patiently for information and registration for the upcoming Men's and Women's Qualification tournaments that will be held in Sarasota, Lake Worth, FL (respectively) on the weekend of November 2nd & 3rd.
But wait no longer - Sport Committee Member Etienne Rijkheer has put together packages for both tournaments on a new Qualifiers web page.

  Eligibility for these tournaments must be verified, so please be mindful of the early registration deadlines.

Thanks again for your support of FPUSA.

Best wishes,
Ed Porto
President, FPUSA

Thanks to All the Volunteers at Our Host Clubs!
And Good Luck to All Players!