WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL BLOG for La Pétanque Marinière in San Rafael, California. LPM has been an active Marin pétanque club since 1972 and affiliated with the Fédération of Pétanque USA, since 1975. We welcome people of all abilities, ages and nationalities to come and enjoy pétanque with us.

The Pierre Joske Courts are located on Civic Center drive in San Rafael. (click for directions). Casual games are played every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from about 1 pm. Tournament play is usually held on the second Sunday of every month.

Please consult the links on the sidebar to the right for more information on clubs in the bay area, nationally and world wide.

If you would like to play but haven't any boules, please contact our President, Christine Cragg, or Ken Lee. They can bring some for you to use, as well as introduce you to the basic skills and techniques of pétanque. In addition, if you are looking to purchase boules but are unsure as to which size and weight are right for you, we have a range of different examples from which to choose.

Monday, July 21, 2008

la boule d'or tournament



LA BOULE D'OR
of
SAN FRANCISCO
SUNDAY AUGUST 3 - 2008
SELECT OPEN 2/2
TOURNAMENT
FINAL REGISTRATION 9:30
STARTING TIME 10am
Tournament fee $10.00, Junior $5.00
Includes morning coffee and post-tournament appetizers with aperitif
Bring Your Own LUNCH
Directions : Turn west on FULTON ST (North side of Golden Gate Park)
Turn left on 36 Ave into the park, turn right on the next road and find the courts 1/8 mile
(300 meters) down the road, Opposite of the dog training area
(north side of the buffalo field).
RUNNING LATE CALL: Raymond N (925) 550-5673

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