P’TIT LOUIS BISTRO
OPEN 2013Saturday and Sunday, September 28 and 29HAYNES PARK, RIO RANCHO, NM (Across from INTEL)
New Mexico’s first international open pétanque tournamentwill be hosted by Rio Rancho Oktoberfest 2013!Players from around the world will compete for$5500 in cash prizes!
CONCOUR: 1st place $2000, 2nd place $1000, 3rd and 4th places $500
CONSOLANTE: 1st place $800, 2nd place $400, 3rd and 4th places $150
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.