End of news at petanque.org

By Mr.Bordsenius at 2002-09-14

We have tried to have updated petanque-news here since 1997, but we have decided that not only is it too much work to make a good news-site for all players in all the world, but it is not very interesting for most players either. The interest is generally about local events, and this kind of information is best managed by the local club or association. So with the exception of world-championships. etc. we will no more publish news here at petanque.org

But - as there are a lot of sites that do publish news from their own clubs or countries we will make a mechanism for all clubs to use petanque.org as a "news front page" for their site, by enabling all to post info about the latest story on their own web-pages on petanque.org.

This will probably work along the lines of the tournaments-database, with a listing of all the latest stories, info about where they are, and direct links to all the pages. A section of the front page will be used for this to ensure that the items will get the most attention from our visitors.

More information about this will come shortly.

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