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, January 20, 2014

LPM - February Tournament

LPM's first competition of the new year will be on Sunday, February 9, 2014. 
Registration will CLOSE at 9:30 am and game will start at 10. 
Please, out of consideration for the people running the tournament and for your fellow players, 
BE ON TIME.

The format will be melée triples, 2 men and woman.
Cash Prizes will be awarded.
It is suggested that you bring your own lunch.

Sunday, January 12, 2014

La Boule d'Or - San Francisco



LA BOULE D'OR
SAN FRANCISCO

SUNDAY FEBRUARY 2, 2014

DOUBLETTE PANACHÉ OPEN - 4 GAMES
ENTRY FEE -$8

COFFEE AND CAKE WILL BE SERVED IN THE MORNING
CRÊPES, AT LUNCH

GAMES WILL START AT 10:45


FOR MORE INFORMATION:

ALAIN GUISELA 
1-209-251-9157
SGALAIN27@GMAIL.COM

JEAN KRAUER
1-650-755-2391

LPM Calendar - 2014

Here is the LPM Calendar for 2014.  For easier consultation, it can also be found in the sidebar.