La British Open 2020

Redefining Petanque in the North of England with a triples competition featuring big names and big money.

La British Open
La British Open

Do you have what it takes?

Become the next
La British Open champion

The North of England will play host to teams from all over the UK & beyond, as they face-off in the ultimate Petanque tournament with the chance to win big prize money.

  • 18th July

    The Saturday

    Starting in the afternoon with intense qualifiers, then an enjoyable evening of social play

    *bring ya balls
  • &

  • 19th July

    The Sunday

    Get ready to do battle as the main competition takes place

    £10 per player

Hosted at

Heckmondwike Petanque club

In association with Northern Petanque Find on Google Maps

Everything you need for

A world-class

30+ Pistes

International standard pistes complete with floodlights

4 Terrain Types

Master the terrain to become the ultimate winner

6 Countries

Six countries were represented at the 2019 event

4 Contests

Gold, Silver & Bronze knockouts and a Tir de Precision

By Road

Easily accessible by motorway M62 & M1

Local Train Stations

Dewsbury & Mirfield stations within 10 minutes

Flying in?

Manchester (45 miles) & Leeds/Bradford (17 miles)

Accomodation Nearby

Relax and re-charge, ready for the next day

Estimated prize fund


With thanks to our event sponsors

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