Three members of the Jersey Petanque Club represented Jersey in the Nations Veteran Cup in Denmark last weekend.

The team finished in 5th position out of 12 teams representing 6 nations.

The six nations represented were, Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, Norway and Scotland.


Pictured at the start of the competition are Derek and Joy Hart with Wendy Ritzema and then showing their delight in beating Sweden, the current European champions.


The Island team was then mobbed by the players of the host nation (Pic 3) because it left them tied with Sweden at the top of the table and Denmark went on to win the play-off.
Jersey finished fifth equal in the Nations' Veterans competition which involved 12 teams representing six Nations, including Norway, Scotland and the Netherlands.

Jersey Petanque Club