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. 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.

Sunday, February 23, 2014

March 9 Commemorative Cup

La Pétanque Marinière  
California Commemorative Cup
Select Mixed Doublette
(1 man + 1 woman)

Concours – plus Consolante if 16 Teams or more

Sunday – March 9, 2014

Please remember the Time Change – set your clocks forward on Saturday night !

Registration closes @ 10 am sharp

Games begin:  10:30
entry fee $8.00 per person

1st Place – plaques + perpetual trophy
2nd Place - plaques 

Bring your own lunch 
Aperitifs served after tournament 

Verena 415-892-5034
Christine 415-302-5069