Canada Captures 'Coupe des Amerques' Again

By Mr.Bordsenius at 2001-01-07

1999.12.09 by mr.tupper Mr.Tupper@petanque.org
For the fifth year consective, a QuÈbec / Canadian team has won Le Coupe des AmÈriques. On November 27 and 28, the South Flordia Petanque Club in Lake Worth, FL, USA; hosted the 5th Annual international competition. The team of Thomas Pouplot, Jacob Nour, Maurice Atlor won at 13-9.



. In 1994, the USA Petanque and Canadian Federation of Petanque met in Drummondville, Quebec to begin Le Coupe des Ameriques.

. This international competition which shares over $1000 with the top three position of men and women teams, meets every fall in alternative countires. The South Flordia Petanque Club welcome players from North Americia in three game types, Social Men's Open and Women's Open on November 27 and 28th.
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. The two Canadian /QuÈbec teams each met the other in the semi-final to present an exhibition of international play. The team of Thomas Pouplot, Jacob Nour and Maurice Atlor won over the team of Michel Bensaser, Christian Daroman and Stephane Flament at 13-9.
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. This competition which is in alternative countries every year, will be in Montreal at the Palais du Petanque in year 2000.
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. The USA Petanque
. at (http://www.beachmedia.com/www/petmain.html)
and the Canadian Federation de PÈtanque du QuÈbec at
. (http://fortunecity.com/marina/dolphin/484/fdrationdePtanque.html)
(under development); regroup North Americian Petanque players and supply competition and club listings.

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