1st EPFA Congress meeting took place on 4 October 2008 in Newcastle, England. Participating countries included Belgium, England and France.

They approved the constitution of the Zone, with headquarters in Nottingham, England. Updates were given on all commissions, discussions around NOPf’s calendar of events and planning of future zone events / activities.

Executive members were voted in by congress, Ricky Stevenson – EPFA President, Steve Kelly – Treasurer, Nicolas Dubes – Sports Department, Herve Delattre – Development Commission and Administrative & Financial Commission – Vacant