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Pétanque Transplant Asian Open Champions

By June 26, 2023July 14th, 2023No Comments

You’re invited to the Pétanque Transplant Asian Open Champions!

The Transplant Sport Association of Thailand is proud to be hosting the 2023 Pétanque Transplant Asian Open in Bangkok, Thailand, from September 21st to 24th. The event is open to participants of all skill levels from around the world.

Following the excitement of the World Transplant Games, it can be difficult to maintain momentum. This event is an incredible opportunity to once again test your skills on the world stage and keep you motivated on your training journey. Don’t miss out on the chance to reunite with the global transplant community and visit the beautiful city of Bangkok.

Please find event details below. 

Registration open 4 July 2023 – 10 September 2023.

Venue: 246 Soi Ramkhamhaeng 9, Phlabphla, Wang Thonglang, Bangkok 10310, Thailand

No medical form required

Competition Format

Round robin competition with time limit of 45 – 60 minutes, following Pétanque F.I.P.J.P rules and regulations.

Singles: male and female

  • 18 – 29
  • 30 – 39
  • 40 – 49
  • 50 – 59
  • 60+

Doubles/Pairs: male and female

  • Below 30
  • 30 – 49
  • 50+

Team: 3 athletes, able to mixed both Male and Female
(limit 4 teams per country, and 2 boules per athlete)
Age Groups: (the youngest athlete age defines the age group)
1) Below 30
2) 30 – 49
3) 50 up

Shooting (singles only)

    • Below 30
    • 30 – 49
    • 50+

Please study how to play petanque shooting

*please note age groups may be adapted prior to competition based on registration numbers

Registration Packages 

Package A

5,000 THB (approx. 213 AUD)

  • Registration fee
  • Souvenir pack
  • Lunch provided at event venue

Special events tickets for the Sport Night Party and Cruise Closing Party can be purchased for 2500 TBH (approx. 107 AUD) each.

Package B

13 500 THB (approx. 574 AUD)

  • Registration fee
  • Souvenir pack
  • Accommodation for event duration (check-in 21/09 to check-out 24/09)
    • Including breakfast, lunch, and dinner for duration of stay
  • Ticket to Sport Night Party with transportation
  • Ticket to River Cruise Closing Party with transportation
  • Transportation between official accommodation and event venue
  • Lunch provided at event venue

*Please note that transportation between airport and accommodation is not included in any registration package

*Please note that official accommodation is for a shared two bed room. For an individual room, an additional 4000 THB (approx. 170 AUD) will be charged

To register, go to


21/09: Arrival, check-in, and registration. Training at competition venue available overseen by National Thailand Petanque head coach and ABSC International Umpire

22/09: Opening Ceremony and Day 1 of competition

23/09: Day 2 of competition

24/09: Day 3 of competition and Closing Ceremony

25/09: Check-out and departure

If you are interested in attending or would like to find out more, please email your expression of interest to Julie Edwards at Transplant Australia


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