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.
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
Portland: NW Region Triples and Singles
Next month, June 27th & 28th, Portland Pétanque Club will host the FPUSA NW regional triples and singles. Below are links to the registration forms, hotel accomodations and dinner reservations. Put together a team or play in the singles. It proves to be a fun event. Our own President, Christine Cragg will be among the competitors. We certainly wish her all the best!
NW SINGLES OFFICIAL FPUSA ENTRY FORM
NW TRIPLES OFFICIAL FPUSA ENTRY FORM
PORTLAND AREA HOTEL INFORMATION
DINNER RESERVATION FORM